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2018 Attorney General Candidate Questionnaire: Chess Bedsole Responses

Please see below for Chess Bedsole’s responses to the 2018 Alabama Policy Institute and Yellowhammer News Attorney General Candidate Questionnaire. Submitted on May 18 at 5:04 pm View responses in PDF format here. 2018 Attorney General Questionnaire Alabama Policy Institute and Yellowhammer News ACTING PHILOSOPHY Interpreting the Law Question: Attorneys general are in the business […]

API and Yellowhammer News Release 2018 Legislative Candidate Questionnaire

Candidates for public office, once elected, bring their underlying principles and perspectives on policy issues into office with them, thus defining how they govern. It is important for citizens to know and understand the candidates for which they are voting, and Yellowhammer News and the Alabama Policy Institute (API) are partnering to bring that information […]

2018 Attorney General Candidate Questionnaire: Chris Christie Responses

Please see below for Chris Christie’s responses to the 2018 Alabama Policy Institute and Yellowhammer News Attorney General Candidate Questionnaire. Submitted Friday, May 18 at 8:19 am View responses in PDF format here. Chris Christie’s Responses to 2018 Attorney General Questionnaire Alabama Policy Institute and Yellowhammer News ACTING PHILOSOPHY Interpreting the Law Question: Attorneys general are […]

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How conservative principles benefit the environment: a lesson from Alabama’s red snapper

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How conservative principles benefit the environment: a lesson from Alabama’s red snapper

By Jack Tucker, API Junior Policy Fellow Many coastal and red snapper loving Alabamians may find themselves disappointed by recent events. On July 16th, the State of Alabama announced that recreational red snapper fishing season would be cut six weeks short. A result of unexpectedly high catch levels this summer, the state reached its annual […]

2018 Attorney General Candidate Questionnaire: Chess Bedsole Responses

Please see below for Chess Bedsole’s responses to the 2018 Alabama Policy Institute and Yellowhammer News Attorney General Candidate Questionnaire. Submitted on May 18 at 5:04 pm View responses in PDF format here. 2018 Attorney General Questionnaire Alabama Policy Institute and Yellowhammer News ACTING PHILOSOPHY Interpreting the Law Question: Attorneys general are in the business […]

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