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March 20, 2014 RSS feed / Editorials

Front Porch Philosopher

Thinking about that kitchen and magazines

My kitchen has needed painting for a long time. It had been red for 24 years. I never got tired of the red. It always said a cheerful good morning to me even when I didn’t want to be cheerful.  More...

Smart Banking

New tax proposal has merit

There has been considerable talk about the need to reform our Byzantine tax code. But no major changes have occurred since 1986. During the interim, however, Congress enacted several amendments containing special interest loopholes.  More...

Name recognition key to governor’s race

A while back I wrote a column entitled “The State Legislature Is A Good Training Ground For Governor, But Not A Good Stepping Stone To Governor.” The essence of my hypothesis was being one of the 105 members of the House of Representative More...

From the Capitol

Byrne off to a good start in Congress

Our new United States Representative, Bradley Byrne of Fairhope has gotten off to a good start in Congress.  More...

Looking Back

Looking back to the events of 1981

March 19, 1981   More...

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