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March 7, 2013 RSS feed / Editorials

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Might need that new happiness pill

March 9, 1960 M edical science has come up with a new kind of pill that beats the tranquilizers up one side and down the other. All a tranquilizer can do is to make you tranquil or peaceful. More...

House bill would shorten time for voter registration

A bill introduced by Rep. Wes Long of Guntersville that would shorten the time all Alabamians could register to vote was passed out of a House Committee last week and sent to the floor for consideration by the entire House of Representatives. More...

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Minimum wage hike consequences

A ctions often have unintended consequences. And this will be the likely outcome if Congress follows through on President Obama’s request gradually to raise the minimum wage to $9.00 from the current $7.25. More...