Steve Flowers

How mad will the voters be?

The 2014 Regular Legislative Session, which ended last month, was the last of the quadrennium. It ended on the same note it began on four ... Read more

These races are worth following

Early on it appeared that the best political races of the year would be for legislative seats. Indeed, with this being a lackluster year for ... Read more

Do you know the ‘Free State of Winston’?

When Alabama was being settled in the early 1800s our first settlers were diverse in their origins. Our river regions were the most desirable lands. ... Read more

GOP has grip on state offices

ast week we highlighted and handicapped the statewide races for the top five constitutional offices of governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, treasurer and agriculture commissioner. ... Read more

Taking a look at Congress

Last week’s column expounded on the two different concepts that members of Congress perceive their roles to be in Washington. Our two senators are classic ... Read more