Bentley: “I trust the people of Alabama”

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News Anchor, Montgomery, AL Appearing on WSFA 12 News Alabama Live, Republican gubernatorial candidate Robert Bentley said when it comes to resolving the issue of gambling in the state, he trusts the people of Alabama.  Bentley promised to do away with the Governor’s Task Force on Illegal Gambling. “All [...]

A Wholly Owned Subsidiary of the AEA….

By Bob Howell, WSFA 12 News Anchor – Montgomery, AL “A wholly owned subsidiary of the Alabama Education Association.”  That’s how the chairman of the Alabama Republican Party described the Democratic Party.  Appearing on our Newsmakers program this week, GOP chairman Mike Hubbard says Paul Hubbert’s decision to step down as Vice Chairman of the [...]

AL GOP: James, Moore, Bentley and Byrne on TV this week

Tim James launches a new campaign commercial called Language today. We’ve noticed Roy Moore is now up in Birmingham with one of his musical spots. This one from Elements of Difference. Moore is also touting an endorsement from retired racing legend Bobby Allison. Dr. Robert Bentley has returned to television this week with the One [...]

Bradley Byrne on Bingo: “I wouldn’t sit idly by”

Bradley Byrne says job creation, not gaming, is the number one issue in Alabama. The Mobile Republican is campaigning on his jobs plan in the Birmingham metro today. Still, he admits the current electronic bingo debate is a dominant topic on the trail. This morning on FOX6 News Good Day Alabama, Byrne declared “gaming is [...]

Bryne: Hubbert killed Ala chances for millions in education funds

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News Anchor, Montgomery, AL Republican gubernatorial candidate Bradley Byrne blames AEA boss Paul Hubbert with killing Alabama’s chances to get millions in federal grants.  It appears the adversarily relationship between the former two-year college chancellor and the powerful AEA goes on.  Interesting read here: _________________ From Bradley Byrne for [...]