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Yolanda Flowers on Her Unsuccessful Run For AL Governor and Lessons...

By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times Early on in her campaign for Alabama governor, Democrat Yolanda Flowers knew she had an uphill battle against incumbent Republican...

Katie Britt Makes History as Alabama’s 1st Woman Elected to U.S....

By Mike Cason | mcason@al.com Katie Britt won the race for U.S. Senate on Tuesday, becoming the first woman elected to the Senate from Alabama,...

Alabama Constitution, 10 Amendments on Nov. 8 ballot

By The Associated Press Alabama voters on Nov. 8 will decide whether to strip racist language from the state constitution. They will also vote on...

Incumbent Sheriff Mark Pettway, Newcomer Jared Hudson Vie for Jeffco Office...

By Ryan Michael, The Birmingham Times and Carol Robinson, AL.com While homicides are up around the nation and in many large cities including Birmingham, Jefferson...

Gov. Ivey Appoints Alisha Ruffin May to Jefferson County Judgeship

AL.com Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has appointed Alisha Ruffin May to replace a domestic relations court judge ousted from the Jefferson County bench last year. The...

At Home with Yolanda Flowers, Alabama Gubernatorial Candidate, As She Makes...

By Ryan Michaels The Birmingham Times Few are giving Yolanda Flowers a chance to upset incumbent Kay Ivey in next month’s race for Alabama governor, but...

Marc Morial: The Rule of Law is Not a Partisan Issue

By Marc H. Morial “No man is above the law and no man is below it; nor do we ask any man’s permission when we require...

Jeffco Commission, Elections Manager Resolve Contentious Voting Issue

The Birmingham Times After accusations last week of voter suppression from the Bessemer Absentee Voting Clerk, the Jefferson County Commission said it will find a...

Yolanda Flowers Becomes First Black Female Dem Nominee For Gov. in...

By Sarah Swetlik | sswetlik@al.com Yolanda Flowers on Tuesday claimed victory in Alabama’s Democratic runoff election for governor against Sen. Malika Sanders-Fortier of Selma. Flowers won 55...

Rev. Jesse Jackson: Threats to Our Democracy

By The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson The House Select Committee investigating the sacking of the Capitol on January 6 last week began the first of...

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