Steve Flowers

Relentless advocates after 30 years

Five days before Christmas in 1976 a beautiful, bright Birmingham-Southern coed named Quenette Shehane was going to a convenience store near her home close to ... Read more

Online tax an issue of fairness

Alabama’s beleaguered budgets could receive some relief if congress passes legislation to allow states to collect the online sales taxes due them. It is simply ... Read more

Alabama economy on the upswing

The 2013 legislative session has come to an end. Our legislature, both the House and Senate, is Republican controlled. In fact, both chambers have super ... Read more

Those who have governor potential

Historically, the Legislature has not been a good stepping-stone to governor. In fact, Gov. Robert Bentley is the only person in modern Alabama political history ... Read more