Daily Archives: February 8, 2011

Democrats React to Republican ‘Empty the Clip’ Comment

The blowback came swiftly for another loaded example of hate speech from an Alabama Republican that traveled around the world over the Internet this week. The Alabama Democratic Party issued a press release Tuesday challenging Republican Senator Scott Beason of Gardendale’s remarks at a Republican Party event in Cullman over the weekend. During a speech…

Fish and Wildlife Service Approves Return of Whooping Cranes to Louisiana

OperationMigration.Org Thirteen whooping cranes follow an ultra-light through West Jefferson County as they passed over Alabama Power’s Miller Steam Plant on the Locust Fork of the Black Warrior River The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has cleared the way for the reintroduction of endangered whooping cranes to Louisiana later in February, a half century after…