Steve Flowers

Recent Articles

Patterson surprised Wallace in ‘58

As the 1958 governor’s race dawned, the shadow of Big Jim Folsom loomed over the scene. Even though Big Jim could not be on the ... Read more

Turnout? You ain’t seen nothing yet

If you think the turnout was low for the June 3 primary, “then you ain’t seen nothing yet.” The runoff primary is next Tuesday. The ... Read more

Starting a stroll down memory lane

When talk turns to politics in Alabama it usually leads to the governor’s race. It does not matter if the governor’s race is four years ... Read more

Southerners top most corrupt list

A recent Fortune magazine article ranks Alabama as one of the top 10 states when it comes to corruption. We were ranked No. 6. The ... Read more