There are nearly two million women in Alabama over the age of 18.
Only four of them serve in our State Senate.
Six serve as judges on our federal bench.
Fourteen serve in our State House.
Clearly,More >> Three recent editorials drew some ire from viewers.
Regarding the airport improvement editorial, Ken Newmeyer e-mailed:
"Although the on time departures and arrivals have improved, other things haveMore >> Editorial Airport Improvement 8-14-08
For the third month in a row, Montgomery's Regional Airport outperformed the national average in on time arrivals and departures.
That's big.More >> Editorial America the Bountiful 7-3-08
We Americans are a gluttonous bunch.
We consume more oil than any country in the world.
As we celebrate our nation's birthday thisMore >> Editorial Feedback 7-1-08
Our editorial last week extolling Hyundai and encouraging Volkswagen to build an assembly plant in Alabama, joining Hyundai, HondaMore >> Editorial Tax Break 6-17-08
Small business accounts for 8 of every 10 new jobs created in Alabama.
Without them, our state would not be in business.
OurMore >> Editorial Maxwell/Gunter AFB 6-10-08 People make a place and our community is much richer because of the people who come through Maxwell/Gunter Air Force Base each year. They impact our community beyondMore >> Last week, two prominent national reports graded Montgomery Public Schools at the top of the class. U.S. News & World Report gives Montgomery's Loveless Academic Magnet High School its highest honors inMore >> Editorial Feedback 5-27-08
Not passing legislation exempting your federal stimulus checks from state income taxes or legislation allowing small businesses and employees to deduct health care premiumsMore >> Editorial Honoring Veterans 5-22-08
Armed Forces Day this past Saturday was an appropriate day for this area's first Honor Flight for World War II veterans to take place.
As weMore >> Editorial Education Budget 5-20-08
Thousands of quality teachers may leave our state soon because the Senate didn't pass the education budget in this year's regular session, costingMore >> Guest Editorial Senator Hank Sanders Food Sales Tax 5-15-08
It's hard to pass a Constitutional Amendment anywhere. In Alabama, it takes a majority vote of the people in addition toMore >> Editorial Work Force Development 5-8-08
We all cheer when our teams beat rivals Georgia, LSU, Florida and Tennessee in recruiting athletes.
We should also cheer when we trumpMore >> Editorial Feedback 5/6/08
Two recent editorials on state legislative bills flooded our e-mail inbox.
Mike Robinson's take on the tax reform bill pending in the Senate that wouldMore >> We should expect that the people we select to represent us in the State House will be present and accountable for their votes.
It is disturbing to know that lawmakers must invoke a special rule if theyMore >> Guest Editorial Diverse Population 4-24-08 Parlez Vous Francais?" "Habla Espanol?" Spanish is the second most widely spoken language on the planet and if you look at any productMore >> If you got a 62% raise this year, would you then ask your manager to let you work a second job and take time off to do it?
Legislators want just that and are upset that the new state school board policyMore >> The big switch to all digital television comes on February 17th of next year, when everyone will need some form of digital reception to be able to watch local television.
In the meantime local stationsMore >> A new entertainment era begins Friday in downtown Montgomery with the first show at the new Performing Arts Center - the first of more than 100 planned this year alone!
This comes on the heels of impressiveMore >> EDITORIAL Feedback 2-19-08
You gave us plenty of feedback regarding two recent guest editorials.
On the "Power of Prayer" guest editorial, Barbara Evans from Burkville emailed: