Month: October 2015

Bentley needs to get back to doing what he promised

Earlier this month a frustrated Gov. Robert Bentley met with leading members of the state's Republican Party in an awkward attempt to tamp down their opposition to higher taxes. Reports of the recorded meeting paint a picture of an embattled and increasingly isolated governor, at odds with conservatives who openly…

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GOP needs a fighter as new U.S. House speaker

The establishment wing of the Republican Party is having a full-blown panic attack. Crisis. Chaos. Disaster. Those are just a few of the words being over used to describe the House Republican Conference after embattled Speaker John Boehner suddenly quit and his hand-picked successor gave up his brief attempt at…

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