Darrio Melton

Voting should be open, simple process for all

In last week’s primary election, Mississippi Senate candidates were furious that they believed Democratic voters crossed over to vote in the Republican Primary to choose ... Read more

It is time to expand Medicaid and quit playing politics

For over a year, we have been making the same request to Governor Bentley, and for over a year, our request has fallen on deaf ... Read more

Unequal school funding only leads to unequal education

Last week, a year-long study showed what many of us have been saying all along — Alabama’s schools are tremendously underfunded. Not only do we ... Read more

We must protect our children’s financial future

If you read these opinion pieces with any regularity, you know that I am a strong supporter of the American Dream. You know I believe ... Read more