The week recently ended is easily the most trying faced thus far by the Obama administration. Allegations of scandal are stacking up as President Obama’s enemies point to recent revelations on the Benghazi attacks on Americans on Sept. 11, 2012, the IRS singling out conservative nonprofits for extra scrutiny and the Justice Department collecting the phone records of Associated Press reporters.
Speak Out: The best and worst of May The month of May presents significant events that have impacted Alabama nationally and locally, with the preservation of a positive or negative image. Two events are celebrated nationwide with high honors like Mother’s Day on the 12th and Memorial Day on the 27th.
Alabama politics has never had a shortage of self-proclaimed conservatives. Whether they had a “D” or an “R” behind their name, most office-seekers in the state self-apply the label “proud Alabama conservative.”