Municipalities limited by “big government” from statehouses.
After legislative restructuring of how Birmingham’s government works, fractures between councilors may be starting to show.
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As GOP lawmakers balk at the president’s latest Supreme Court nominee, it’s worth considering his late predecessor’s impact.
A former mayor and others question legislative efforts to give Birmingham’s chief executive more power at the expense of the city council.
The current climate at city hall can be traced to a vote in November, council president says.
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State representatives pushing for legislation to block municipalities from increasing minimum wage.
Mayor William A. Bell calls for Birmingham to "lead the way" on immigration reform.
Outsider candidate moves up in the polls, draws an enthusiastic crowd downtown.
The Republican senator made stops in Trussville and Daphne this month.
Video shows scuffle involving protestors and Trump supporters at Birmingham rally.
City officials release detailed documentation of Birmingham City Council’s discretionary funds.
The wording of controversial new education law resembles that of bills found unconstitutional elsewhere.
The Alabama House of Representatives approves cigarette tax increase, among other tax measures.