Tag: Robert Bentley

Sarah Palin: Big Luther Got His Senate Seat from Corrupt ‘Quid Pro Quo’ – ‘an Old Eskimo Term for That Which Fertilizes the Swamp’

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin blasted U.S. Senator Luther Strange for his appointment to his temporary Senate seat by former Alabama Governor Robert Bentley. The appointment by Bentley, who later resigned over an ethics scandal, has been under scrutiny since Strange, then-state attorney general, oversaw the Bentley investigation.

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley Resigns Amidst Scandal

Alabama’s Republican Gov., Robert Bentley, 74, resigned from his office Monday after reaching an agreement with the legislature and the state’s attorneys office.

The Gov. faced impeachment after becoming enmeshed in an ethics probe into his actions concerning a relationship with a senior political aide. He was also accused of campaign finance violations.

Alabama Tea Party Continues Fight Against Common Core

Alabama Tea Party Continues Fight Against Common Core

The Alabama Tea Party rallied against Common Core on the Montgomery capital steps early Tuesday morning. State Senator Scott Beason (R-Gardendale) joined them with a copy of his fifth grade daughter’s reading assignment. The reading assignment Beason reads to the crowd

Deep Freeze May Have Cost Economy About $5 Billion

Deep Freeze May Have Cost Economy About $5 Billion

(AP) Deep freeze may have cost economy about $5 billionBy STEVE KARNOWSKIAssociated PressMINNEAPOLISHunkering down at home rather than going to work, canceling thousands of flights and repairing burst pipes from the Midwest to the Southeast has its price. By one