Darrio Melton

Governor should keep hands off education funds

Last week, Gov. Robert Bentley teased legislators, educators and citizens alike by threatening to call a special session to pull money from the education trust ... Read more

Republicans not improving Alabama

Last week, Republican legislators shot down Governor Bentley’s plan to explore new revenue streams for the state of Alabama. The legislative leadership emphatically rejected the ... Read more

Immigration crisis has ties to our history

This year, the United States is facing a humanitarian crisis as more than 52,000 children are seeking refuge in the United States from violence in ... Read more

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