Senator RIchard Shelby

Shelby, Reed Applaud Air Force Decision to Base Grey Wolf Helicopters at Maxwell Air Force Base

Photo by Samuel King, Jr./U.S. Air Force U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Alabama) and Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed are applauding the U.S. Air Force for deciding to base a Flight Training Unit of MH-139 Grey Wolf helicopters at Maxwell Air Force Base. “This long-awaited news regarding the MH-139 Grey Wolf is excellent for Maxwell, the Montgomery area and the entire state,”…

Local Airports Get FAA Grants for Improvements

  Several local airports are getting grants from the Federal Aviation Administration to make improvements. U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Alabama) says that overall, 19 Alabama airports will be getting more than $9.7 million. “This $9.7 million in funding awarded by the Department of Transportation will significantly aid in the development of local airports across the state of Alabama,” Shelby said…

Shelby is Expected to be a “Yay”, Jones a “Nay” on Nomination

GOP blasts Democratic U.S. Senator Jones

Alabama’s two U.S. Senators will  apparently split their votes when it comes to the divisive nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. Democratic Senator Doug Jones says he’ll vote against Kavanaugh:   “The Kavanaugh nomination process has been flawed from the beginning and incomplete at the end. Dr. Ford was credible and courageous and I am concerned about…