Cong. Bright updated response to Obama’s State of the Union Address

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News Anchor, Montgomery, AL Here’s the latest from Democrat 2nd Dist. Congressman Bobby Bright on President Obama’s address: _________________________ Congressman Bobby Bright: An Update from Washington- Responding to the State of the Union  As you are aware, President Obama delivered his first official State of the Union address last [...]

Bradley Byrne on Obama’s State of the Union Address

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News Anchor, Montgomery, AL Here is GOP gubernatorial hopeful Bradley Byrne’s take on Mr. Obama’s State of the Union Address: __________________________ Bradley Byrne: “America cannot afford the spending path charted by President Obama and his Democrats in Congress. The focus must be on creating jobs, not creating larger debt.  [...]

Tim James on Obama’s State of the Union Address

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News Anchor, Montgomery, AL Republican Tim James reflects on President Obama’s State of the Union Address.  Here’s his release: _________________________ Barack Obama and the Democrats talk ad nauseum about George Bush and the Republicans as somehow to blame for the missteps and bad news happening now. It may play [...]

Robert Bentley on Obama’s State of the Union Address

By Bob Howell – WSFA 12 News Anchor, Montgomery, AL The first of many responses to the President’s State of the Union…this one from GOP candidate Robert Bentley: ______________________ A Year of Unfulfilled Promises  MONTGOMERY – Dr. Robert J. Bentley, Republican candidate for Governor, made the following comments after watching President Barack Obama’s first State [...]

Trail Mix: Byrne Promotes Jobs in Birmingham

Republican Bradley Byrne adds to the chorus concerning job creation. His campaign sweeps through Birmingham today, first at Cooper Construction Company, next at Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law. Bryne says  “more than 225,000 of our fellow citizens (in Alabama) are without work. Families are hurting. We can’t wait on Washington, or depend on any [...]

State Lawmakers React to SOTU

Awkward position? Republicans  in Montgomery, trying to piece together a workable budget with Democrats in the midst of declining revenue, may find a “saving grace” in Washington with another stimulus. Many believe the governor’s somewhat “rosy” proposal for the General Fund and Special Education Trust Fund relies heavily on a new stimulus plan. So again, [...]