Articles Tagged “party”

  • President Trump Big Hit at CPAC

    President Trump spoke at the 2017 Conservative Political Action Conference Friday to a very receptive crowd. He talked about removing illegal immigrants here who were involved in criminal behavior, rebuilding the economy and the military,…

  • Huntsville Man Shot Over Weekend

    The Huntsville Item reports that a 22-year-old man from Huntsville was shot in the abdomen over the weekend during an altercation in the parking lot near Jack in the Box and Hobby Lobby in Huntsville.…

  • Secretary of State Nominee Tillerson to Receive Large Retirement Package

    President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will receive a healthy retirement package of $180 million from the Exxon Mobil Corporation where he has been CEO and chairman. He receives the package…

  • Early Voting Update

    Local elections manager Julie Cooper reports that the total number of voters checked-in during the first day of early voting Monday was 1,278, with the majority of voters voting at the Walker County Annex location.…

  • Speaker Paul Ryan Comments on Obamacare Issues

    Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan held his first weekly briefing since the congressional recess in August. He touched on a number of issues from the upcoming elections to Planned Parenthood. An important issue of the…

  • Monday’s Democratic National Convention Reflects Issues with Unity

    On the opening night of the National Democratic Convention in Philadelphia, the atmosphere was not exactly one of unity. Bernie Sanders supporters were angry and vocal in regard to the recent revelation of emails that…

  • Florida Nightclub Shooting

    Reports from early this morning say that this morning in a Fort Myers, Florida nightclub, at least two people were killed and perhaps 17 wounded in a shooting. The Club Blu Bar and Grill was…

  • Speaker Ryan Updates His Party’s Efforts in the Future

    At his weekly briefing Thursday, Republican Speaker of the House Paul Ryan talked about how his party will be moving forward in the future . . . .

  • IRS Commissioner Koskinen Censured

    Wednesday, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted along party lines to censure IRS Commissioner John Koskinen for his alleged conduct during an investigation into the IRS’s targeting of political groups applying for tax…

  • Hillary Clinton Clinches Nomination

    Last night, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton captured her party’s nomination in primary voting and became the first woman in American presidential election history to be the presidential contender of a major party. Candidate Bernie…