September 1, 2005 RSS feed / Editorials

Recognizing the real cause of child poverty in Alabama

Guest Column

Alabama Policy Institute The 2005 annual Kids Count report came out a few weeks ago and the news was not good. The report shows that the overall well-being of children in Alabama has gotten worse since last year, dropping the state More...

No more precious commodity than our children’s minds

Now that the first battery of test results are out for the 2005-06 school year, we think it More...

South Alabamian Readers Write

We know how much we help these students

Dear Editor: I would like to applaud Dr. John Sachs More...

Only a couple of points keep Jones from being Mobile’s first black mayor Alabama Scene

Mobile County Commissioner Sam Jones came within a couple of percentage points of becoming the city of Mobile More...

A National Energy Plan Senate Report

On August 8th, President George W. Bush signed the Domenici-Barton Energy Policy Act of 2005 into law. This act will serve as the basis for a long-term, comprehensive energy plan for our nation. More...