August 11, 2011 RSS feed / Editorials

Thinking about teachers as the kids go back to school

Rep. Elaine Beech

Much to the relief of many parents, this week or the next, Alabama schoolchildren will be headed back to school.  More...

The real battle to cut spending finally begins

New spending will be offset by equal or greater cuts

Congress Reports   As we approach the tenth anniversary of the tragic and startling attacks of September 11, 2001, our country faces a new threat which, like that of terrorism, will require years of sacrifice and will most certainly challenge ou More...

Write Your Officials

President Barack Obama, The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Washing-ton, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202-456-1414.  U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, 110 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202-224-5744. E-mail: senator@ shelby.senate. More...

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The Delta deception

Alabama Viewpoint

I have been a loyal member of Delta SkyMiles for many years, even reached the Platinum Medallion Level once but it was bumped down a notch by the new Diamond Level a few months back. More...