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Biden will award Attorney Fred Gray the Presidential Medal of Freedom

“This award means a great deal to me, an African American civil rights lawyer who was born in the ghettos of Montgomery, Alabama,” said Gray. “It speaks volumes to Civil Rights workers who have devoted their talents and resources toward improving the quality of life of Americans in this country; and it speaks directly to African Americans in general. When I filed the various civil rights cases from 1955 to date, I was concerned about African Americans receiving the same constitutional rights as all other Americans." ”

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Republican lawmakers say Biden's economic policies making inflation worse

“I was in Alabama all last weekend going around to restaurants and grocery stores. Inflation's out of control,” Tuberville claimed. “It's been growing for the last two years ever since he [Biden] took office,” said Sen. Tommy Tuberville.

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Rep. Sewell Votes to accelerate cutting-edge cancer research

“With more tools than ever before to detect and treat cancer, there is no doubt that our nation is nearing a turning point in the fight against this horrible disease,” said Rep. Terri Sewell. “Now is the time to build on our momentum by making critical investments to accelerate cancer research and save lives.

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Republicans critical of Biden economic policy as inflation and rising interest rates impact consumer demand

On Tuesday the Commerce Department reported that retail and food service spending posted a 0.3% decline in May. Retail sales turned negative in May as consumers pulled back spending while inflation surged. Republican leaders have been critical of President Biden's economic policies, which they claim exacerbated the inflation especially soaring fuel prices.

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Bill introduced to designate fentanyl as weapon of mass destruction

U.S Rep. Barry Moore (AL-2)  has put his name on a bill that would classify fentanyl as a weapon of mass destruction (WMD).

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Britt says red flag laws are a gateway to push a disarming agenda

"Gun grabbers use so-called 'red flag laws' as a gateway to push their disarming agenda," Katie Britt told the 1819 News following passage of national Red Flag legislation. "In reality, a 'red flag law' is an abridgment of the Second Amendment and can be abused to take away the right to self-defense with no due process.

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U.S. Rep. Palmer says 'desperate' Biden trying to galvanize base with gun control

During an interview with Mobile radio FM Talk 106.5's "The Jeff Poor Show" on Friday, U.S. Rep. Gary Palmer (R-Hoover) chalked Biden's gun control rhetoric up to pre-midterm election politics.

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Sewell announces her support for Democrats’ gun control bill

“This critical bill would crack down on illegal gun trafficking, raise the age to purchase semi-automatic weapons, strengthen background checks, and prevent guns from getting into the hands of those who shouldn’t have them," Rep. Terri Sewell said of the Democrats' latest gun control bill.

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Aderholt and Brooks urge Biden Administration to do more about fuel prices

Congressmen Robert Aderholt and Mo Brooks both urged President Joseph R. Biden (D) to reverse limits on oil exploration and pipeline construction,

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'It’s a people problem...not a gun problem': Alabama lawmakers react to deadly Texas school shooting

Alabama lawmakers and hopefuls are reacting to the deadly school shooting in Texas that left 19 children and two adults dead.

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Inflation hits 7.5%

Several GOP Congressmen were quick to blame President Joe Biden’s (D) policies for a higher-than-expected inflation report. The Bureau...

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Marshall declares victory after court halts Biden’s executive order on carbon

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall (R) on Friday declared victory over the Biden Administration after a federal court granted...

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'Keep Alabama working': Ivey kicks off re-election campaign

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) was at the historic Lloyds Restaurant on U.S. Hwy. 280 in Shelby County Thursday to kick off her re-election...

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Shelby and Tuberville vote against Sewell’s voting rights bill as it fails in the Senate

Wednesday, the United States Senate failed to change Senate rules in order to advance the Freedom to Vote: John R. Lewis Act sponsored...

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Sewell traveling to Atlanta on Air Force One with Biden and Harris

President Joseph R. Biden (D) will be in Atlanta on Tuesday to deliver a key speech promoting Rep. Terri Sewell’s (D-AL) voting rights...

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Congressmen blast Biden for disappointing jobs report; Biden is proud of numbers

The U.S. Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday released a jobs report that, while showing job growth, failed to meet...

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Self-proclaimed 'outsider' qualifies to run for Congress

Andy Blalock on Wednesday qualified with the Alabama Republican Party to run as a candidate for Congress in Alabama’s Fifth Congressional...

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Jessica Taylor drops out of Senate race, announces endorsement

U.S. Senate candidate Jessica Taylor announced on Tuesday that she is withdrawing from the Senate campaign and is endorsing veteran...

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Alabama wins another victory against vaccine mandates

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall (R) announced his office has won another victory against President Joe Biden’s (D) vaccine...

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Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid dies

Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nevada) passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 28. Reid, age 82, passed away after a battle...

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Mike Rogers applauds signing of NDAA by President Biden

Congressman Mike Rogers (R-AL03) said he was glad to see the FY22 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) signed into law. Rogers...

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Failure of Build Back Better could impact Alabama families in new year

By Brandon Moseley U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-West Virginia) announced on Fox News that he was going to be a “No” vote on President Joseph...

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Alabama Governor candidate vows to fight mandates as Biden presents 'Winter Action Plan'

By Brandon Moseley President Joseph R. Biden (D) addressed the country on Tuesday about the pending threat that the nation faces as...

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Alabama Attorney General comments after Appeals Court restores COVID-19 mandate

By Brandon Moseley Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall (R) is appealing a Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling restoring President...

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Alabama Center for Law and Liberty to appeal court's decision allowing OSHA mandate

By Brandon Moseley Friday the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals struck down a lower court ruling that had blocked President Joe Biden’s...

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Inflation soars in November

By Brandon Moseley On Friday, economists confirmed what most consumers already knew: inflation soared in the month of November. Prices...

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Biden’s banking regulation nominee withdraws after GOP opposition

By Brandon Moseley President Joseph R. Biden’s (D) nominee to lead the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Saule Omarova,...

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