Saving Our Sovereignty Resize

It’s Time to Hit the Panic Button on Pension Reform

Over the past 10 years, Alabama’s public retirement system has seen its liabilities overtake its assets by more than $15 billion. This means the system has only 66 cents for every dollar owed to current and future retirees. Worse still, the shortfall has ...

Stand-Alone Bills Resize

Fix the Foundation

By now I’m sure that you’ve heard that Alabama has a budget problem. As the Chairman for the State Senate Committee for Fiscal Responsibility I firmly believe that the budget woes we face this year are able to be fixed without raising taxes or relying upo ...

Giant Killers Resize

Giant Killers

The State of Alabama is facing a fiscal challenge right now unlike any that we have had in contemporary memory. Regardless of how big the hole in the General Fund budget really is….the fact is that there is a hole. The debate rages on how to fill it and t ...