The doctor in the governor’s race opposes ‘Obamacare’

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News – Montgomery, AL Dr. Robert Bentley, a Tuscaloosa dermatologist, asks for support of constitutional amendment against healthcare reform mandates for the state.  Here’s his release from March 30,  2010: ____________________ MONTGOMERY – Earlier today, Dr. Robert J. Bentley participated in a press conference before hundreds of supporters and [...]

Byrne: House Democrats ‘out of touch’ after healthcare vote

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News – Montgomery, AL Republican Bradley Byrne says the vote by the U.S. House of Representatives on healthcare reform shows Democrats are “out of touch” with Alabamians and vowed to fight back.  Here’s his statement: _____________________ (March 22, 2010  MONTGOMERY)  – “Last night the Democrats in Congress passed President [...]

Kay Ivey on Healthcare Reform passage

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News – Montgomery, AL    GOP gubernatorial hopeful Kay Ivey reacts to the passage of the Healthcare Reform bill in the U.S. House of Representatives Sunday night.  Here’s her statement: ______________   (MONTGOMERY, AL – March 22, 2010)   – “While the Democrat-led House may have succeeded in cramming this [...]

Sparks blasts Davis on voting record & healthcare

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News, Montgomery, AL Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ron Sparks unloaded on primary opponent, Congressman Artur Davis for his votes on healthcare.  Here’s Sparks’ release: _____________________ Ron Sparks Campaign Release: Artur Davis has missed half of the votes in Congress this year, yet he has made a point to go back [...]

Cong. Davis: Sparks out of touch…”even in Massachusetts”

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News Anchor, Montgomery, AL Congressman Artur Davis on his Democratic opponent for governor, Ron Sparks being “out of touch.” __________________________ “Leadership is about building broad support for results.  By that definition, it is increasingly obvious that the political process in Washington has failed to lead on health care reform, [...]