Cultural Indications Resize

Public School Choice: A Personal Story

Alabama is a beautiful state with many attractions, both in its natural beauty and in the slower pace of living our hospitable people prefer. While our drawls and small towns are a quaint reminder of our heritage, the refusal of state  policymakers ...

Minimum Wage Increase Resize

Business Owners Denied First Amendment Protections

On November 19th, U.S. District Judge Joe Heaton ruled that Hobby Lobby, the arts and crafts chain, and other for-profit companies must pay for the coverage of contraceptives such as birth control, the “morning-after pill” and the “week-after pill,” regar ...

Minimum Wage Increase Resize

Is it the Government’s Job to Create Jobs?

In a recent campaign speech, presidential candidate Mitt Romney criticized President Obama for pushing his agenda on healthcare when the economy is in such dire straits. “The President’s responsibility is to put people back to work, and to get people out ...

Govt Sub Education Inflation Resize

Government-Subsidized Education Inflation

Only a few weeks ago, college graduations took place all over the country. Families traveled to see their loved ones receive diplomas and move on to another chapter in their lives. And after four or more years of college, those graduates are hoping for a ...

Revolving Door Resize

State Agencies Undermine Governor, Fiscal Restraint

Budgetary issues continue to demand the attention of Alabama’s state government; you don’t have to look any further than the pages of nearly every newspaper in the state to know that fear sells newspapers and protects political turf. They have been litter ...