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What does ‘energy star’ really mean?

Our economy allows us to use many goods we do not know how to produce, and also employ the services of experts. The ability to ... Read more

Charting a new course for schools

Charter schools are publicly funded schools exempted from many of the regulations applied to traditional public schools. Alabama is currently one of eight states which ... Read more

State’s chickens have come home to roost

The first regular legislative session of the quadrennium has begun. Legislators have arrived in Montgomery for their three and a half month session and they ... Read more

The FCC fixes an unbroken Internet

he Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted last week to classify internet access as telecommunications subject to public The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted last week ... Read more

Lawmakers will face fiscal woes

The first legislative session of the quadrennium convenes next week. It is no secret that the state is broke. Read more