District 12 Senate race sees injection of ‘dark mo...
by Tim Lockette
tlockette@annistonstar.com
12:28 AM, Thursday, April 17
One political scientist says it's a sign that “dark money” has found its way into state-level politics. "If someone doesn't curtail this, it's going to become the new method for financing campaigns," said Jess Brown, a political science professor ...

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Police blotter for April 13, 2014
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Oxford approves bid for sports complex
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Emergency meeting tackles water contamination problem in H...
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Dr. David Allison, director of the nutrition obesity research center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, said...
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Cancer services fundraiser scheduled for Saturday
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Summerall Gate Road widening work begins
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Cleburne deputies arrest 10 on drug charges
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Bentley signs Alabama education budget without teacher pay...
Gov. Robert Bentley signed a $5.93 billion education budget bill Friday, ending for now a duel with the Legislature o...
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Cleburne officials investigate substance in creek
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Donoho student wins 3rd place in state geographic bee
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Anniston man found guilty of capital murder in 1999 shooting
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Country club’s new director plans improvements
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Free tax help available this weekend
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