In The News
Government investment in commercial space transportation will be a good one because it will be cost-effective and end NASA's reliance on Russian spacecraft to get crews to low-Earth orbit, executives of private space companies told a House committee h
October 26, 2011 In The News
Congressman Mo Brooks said the recent announcement by Pennsylvania-based Carpenter Technology Corporation to open a manufacturing facility in Limestone County shows the Tennessee Valley is doing much better economically than other parts of the state and c
October 23, 2011 In The News
Prior to the implementation of the state's illegal immigration law, there were an estimated 185,000 illegal immigrants in Alabama.
October 22, 2011 In The News
U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks says he is frustrated by the "cone of silence" over a congressional supercommittee's efforts to beat a Thanksgiving deadline to cut the federal deficit.
October 21, 2011 In The News
About 40,000 members of the U.S. military are coming home. This includes nearly a thousand members of the Alabama National Guard.
October 19, 2011 In The News
A confrontation believed to be one of the first in the nation between a member of Congress and Occupy Wall Street affiliates continues to garner headlines and attention.
October 17, 2011 In The News
Brooks had a mostly friendly audience among the 300-plus people who attended the event sponsored by the South Huntsville Civic Association.
October 11, 2011 In The News
President Obama is campaigning across the country for another round of stimulus spending fueled by a massive tax increase. In response, congressional Republicans have taken a defensive posture, repeatedly saying no to a reckless administration plan that e
October 10, 2011 In The News
Emboldened by a number of victories over incumbents and establishment-backed candidates last cycle, Republican candidates across the country have set their sights on defeating GOP incumbents in 2012 primaries.
October 6, 2011 In The News
Many Hispanic students and workers have stayed home in response to Alabama's tough new immigration law – and that's the whole point of the measure, Rep. Mo Brooks said on Thursday.