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AL.COM – Columnist John Archibald: Gov. Robert Bentley: A year of living scandalously.
AL.COM - How Alabama's 'very low threshold' locks people up for life for nonviolent marijuana crime.
AL.COM - Former Alabama school superintendent sent to prison.
AL.COM – Contributor State Sen. Clyde Chambliss: The case for Alabama's prison reform bill
AL.COM - Alabama sheriff loaned $150,000 of inmate food money to bankrupt, corrupt car lot: Records.
AL.COM - Contributor Matt Tyson: Gov. Bentley left thousands without insurance, and he's proud of it.
AL.COM - Alabama Joblink users may have had personal info exposed.
AL.COM - Alabama to get $24M in Volkswagen settlement to reduce diesel emissions.
AL.COM - Reps. Bradley Byrne, Martha Roby give support to GOP health care bill.
AL.COM - Supreme Court sets higher bar for education of students with disabilities.
AL.COM - No more Martin Luther King/Robert E. Lee holiday in Arkansas: Alabama, Mississippi stand alone.
AL.COM – Contributor Ryan Thoreson: Wipe anti-gay law off Alabama's books.
AL.COM - Mike Pence goes on Birmingham talk radio to gather support for health care bill.
AL.COM - Congress hears shout-out for Huntsville's Google Fiber plan.
AL.COM - State could start taxing Netflix, Spotify and other streaming services.
AL.COM – Contributors Ebony Howard and Frank Knaack: Alabama’s marijuana possession laws need reform.
AL.COM – Contributor Al Head: Federal cuts to arts programs would hurt Alabama culturally and economically.
ALABAMA POLITICAL REPORTER - The bickering over State prisons continues.
ALABAMA POLITICAL REPORTER - Reporter Bill Britt: What’s next for Gov. Bentley?
ALABAMA POLITICAL REPORTER - Columnist Joey Kennedy: Donald Trump and his bitter Twitter.
ALABAMA POLITICAL REPORTER - Contributor State Rep. Craig Ford: Hypocrisy, injustice from the Alabama Legislature.
YELLOWHAMMER NEWS - World Water Day: AL company leading the charge to provide millions with access to safe water in 2017.
EDUCATION MATTERS - Larry Lee: Behavior Therapist Takes BCA To Task For Stance On Autism
EDUCATION MATTERS - Larry Lee: Former North Carolina Legislator Says He Made A Mistake When He Voted For Vouchers
DECATUR DAILY - IP begins demolition of closed Courtland mill.
DECATUR DAILY - Bentley: Federal funding for rural Alabama can’t be cut.
(FLORENCE) TIMES DAILY - The Times Daily: GOP health care bill is all about winning.
(FLORENCE) TIMES DAILY - Brooks opposes, Aderholt favors health care plan.
GADSDEN TIMES - Bentley supports GOP health care bill with ‘conditions’.
ANNISTON STAR - Trump budget would put Alabama’s Amtrak line, Anniston downtown in peril.
ANNISTON STAR - The Anniston Star: The Trump tell -- 45th president's agenda comes into focus.
MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - From foster care to Cambridge: Montgomerian earns prestigious scholarship.
OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - The Opelika-Auburn News: Auburn University rolls the dice with Leath hire, but sees a winner.
WASHINGTON POST - GOP health-care plan hangs in balance as conservatives demand changes.
WASHINGTON POST - House Intelligence chair says Trump campaign officials were ensnared in surveillance operations.
WASHINGTON POST – Contributors Elizabeth Warren and Joe Donnelly: Trump’s SEC chairman must look out for American families — not big corporations.
WASHINGTON POST – Contributor Mike Huckabee: A conservative plea for the National Endowment of the Arts.
WASHINGTON POST - New research identifies a ‘sea of despair’ among white, working-class Americans.
WASHINGTON POST - The ‘Trump Troubadour’ went to 45 Trump rallies in honor of his late son. Now he feels ‘betrayed.’
WASHINGTON POST - Expert: Bird flu outbreak nation’s worst since 2015.
WASHINGTON POST - Obama health law’s ‘essential benefits’ may be in jeopardy.
WASHINGTON POST - Senate votes to block another Obama-era rule.
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NEW YORK TIMES - As Rivals Stand Silent, One Health Insurer Protests G.O.P. Plan
NEW YORK TIMES - Late G.O.P. Proposal Could Mean Plans That Cover Aromatherapy but Not Chemotherapy
NEW YORK TIMES – Contributor Caroline Light: A ‘Stand Your Ground’ Expansion That Expands Inequality
NEW YORK TIMES – The New York Times: President Trump’s Reckless Shame Game
NEW YORK TIMES – Columnist Ross Douthat: White Pride and Prejudice
NEW YORK TIMES – Columnist Charles Blow: Birth of the Biggest Lie
NEW YORK TIMES – The New York Times: Predator Colleges May Thrive Again