Ala. Citizens for Life PAC endorses Ivey for Lt. Gov.

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News – Montgomery, AL Here is the latest news release from the Kay Ivey campaign: _________________ MONTGOMERY, Alabama (September 23, 2010) – Alabama Citizens for Life Political Action Committee today endorsed Kay Ivey for Lieutenant Governor in the November 2, General Election. In the endorsement letter to Ms. Ivey [...]

Can Republican “Handshake” Seal the Deal?

The chairman of the Legislative Black Caucus, Rep. John Rogers (D-Birmingham), calls it old politics that won’t work. State Treasurer and Republican nominee for Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey says she’s “ready, willing and able to make this agenda pass.” Reaction to the state GOP’s “Handshake with Alabama” is predictable. House and Senate Republican leaders promoted [...]

Byrne on Ivey’s departure from governor’s race

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News – Montgomery, AL Republican candidate for governor, Bradley Byrne released this statement on Kay Ivey moving to the Lt. Governor’s race: “Kay has not only been a tough opponent in this campaign, but her distinct character, insight, forthrightness, and quick wit have also made her a welcome presence [...]

Ivey posts quote from GOP congressman

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News – Montgomery, AL Now out of the race for governor,  lieutenant governor candidate Kay Ivey, posted this comment from Congressman Jo Bonner regarding the makeup of the primary election June 1.  Here’s the release from the Ivey campaign office: _________________________ U.S. Rep. Jo Bonner Comments on Kay Ivey’s Lieutenant Governor [...]

New PPP Survey Suggests Promising Year for GOP

Public Policy Polling says if Republican Bradley Byrne met Democrat Artur Davis in a general election race right now, Byrne would lead 48%-32%. The North Carolina-based firm released the findings of its March 27th-29th poll of 1,270 Alabama voters this afternoon. View the complete poll here. In a Davis- Kay Ivey matchup, Ivey leads 44%-33%. [...]

Sources: Kay Ivey Expected to Enter Lt. Gov. Race

Plenty of phone calls started coming in by mid morning about this story. Several sources tell FOX6 News that Kay Ivey will suspend her campaign for governor and qualify for lieutenant governor. The two-term Republican is term limited as state treasurer. Ivey has scheduled a 3:30 news conference at party headquarters in the Birmingham-suburb of [...]

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 [...]

Ivey asks candidates to oppose ‘Obamacare’

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News – Montgomery, AL Republican Kay Ivey asks fellow candidates to join in opposing the Obama administration’s healthcare legislation.  Here’s her release: _________________________ (MONTGOMERY, AL – MARCH 12, 2010) “Nancy Pelosi and her gang are pulling out all the stops to ram this bill down the throats of the [...]

Byrne and Ivey Roll Out New TV Spots

Two new campaign spots are running in Alabama TV markets. Republican candidate for governor Bradley Byrne was first today. Byrne vows to “stand up” to Washington as he refers to “crazy healthcare legislation” and features an image of President Barack Obama with the text “Washington Power Play.” Watch the :30 spot here. Fellow Republican Kay [...]

Kay Ivey Latest to Go on TV

Republican candidate for governor Kay Ivey has posted her first television commercial online. You can see it here. A campaign spokesman says the spots will run in TV markets across the state starting tomorrow morning. She follows Bradley Byrne to be the second candidate with TV spots more than three months until the Primary. Read [...]