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Ryan Condemns Contraception Requirement in Orlando

Posted: 09/22/2012 - Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan calls the Obama administration's requirement that hospitals and universities, including Catholic ones, be required to offer contraception an "assault on religious liberty."

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NYC Big-Soda Crackdown Plan Goes to Vote Today

Posted: 09/13/2012 - One of New York City's most ambitious efforts to prod residents to live healthier appears poised to pass as a health panel takes up a plan to cut down sales of big-sized sodas and other sugary drinks.

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Obama Cracks a Birther Joke

Barack Obama with birth certificate on American flag background

Posted: 09/10/2012 - "You were born in Hawaii?" the president said. Then he added teasingly: "You have a birth certificate?"

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Obama-Allied Group Airs Anti-Romney Tax Ad

Posted: 09/08/2012 - A political group supporting the re-election of President Barack Obama is airing a new ad that criticizes challenger Mitt Romney for advocating tax policies that would increase the tax burden on middle-income families.

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Low Turnout Expected for Ala. Special Election

Updated: 09/07/2012 - Alabama's chief election official is expecting a small turnout for the special election Sept. 18 because of the lack of advertising and the unusual date.

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Rep. Roby Reacts to Weak Jobs Report

Posted: 09/07/2012 - U.S. Representative Martha Roby today reacted to a weak August jobs report that showed more Americans have given up looking for work saying she is concerned the shrinking workforce indicates an economy heading in the wrong direction.

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Obama `HOPE' Poster Artist Set for NY Sentencing

Posted: 09/07/2012 - Prosecutors plan to ask for prison time today at the sentencing hearing for the artist who created the "HOPE" poster that came to symbolize Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign.

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Bentley: Legislature to Pay Back Trust Fund Transfer

Posted: 08/21/2012 - Gov. Robert Bentley says he and legislative leaders are committed to paying back the money if Alabama voters agree to take more than $437 million from a state trust fund to balance the state General Fund budget for three years.

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Wealthiest Congress Members

Updated: 08/21/2012 - A Texas Republican tops the Hill's annual list of the most wealthy members of Congress.

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Romney's Million Dollar Fundraiser

Posted: 08/16/2012 - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney raised more than two million dollars in Birmingham, but the event had some people who weren't so supportive.

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Democrat Committee Chairman Overrode His Own Subpoena

Posted: 08/15/2012 - Documents obtained by The Associated Press show that a Democratic committee chairman overrode his own subpoena three years ago in an investigation of former subprime mortgage lender Countrywide to exclude records showing that he, other House members and aides got discounted loans from the company.

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Ala. Business Council Supports Sept. Ballot

Posted: 08/13/2012 - A prominent business group, the Business Council of Alabama, has voted to support approval of a proposed constitutional amendment that will be on the ballot Sept. 18.

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Poll: Alabama Residents Favor Romney

Posted: 08/01/2012 - Unemployment is the most important election-year issue for Alabama voters, where former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney enjoys a comfortable lead over President Barack Obama, according to a new poll by Montgomery-based Research Consultants.

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