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The CAPITOL JOURNAL PODCAST provides extensive coverage of the Alabama Legislature from a studio inside the Alabama Statehouse. Don Dailey hosts the program, examining key issues and interviewing newsmakers. 

Oct 19, 2018

We report on a new controversy surrounding Governor Kay Ivey's health. We’re joined by Attorney General Steve Marshall, who will discuss the governor placing a moratorium on consideration of early paroles in the state. We will also be joined by Public Service Commission President Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh, who will...


Oct 13, 2018

We’re joined by U.S. Senator Doug Jones, who discuss his "no" vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination and the backlash from Alabama Republicans. We’re also joined by Barbara Caddell, President of the League of Women Voters of Alabama, who will discuss issues important to women in the upcoming...


Oct 6, 2018

Rep. Allen Farley of McCalla joins us to discuss Amazon breaking ground on a huge new fulfilment center in his district. State Superintendent of Education Dr. Eric Mackey will be with us to talk about his proposed 150-million-dollar education budget increase for 2020. And Parker Snider with the Alabama Policy Institute...


Sep 29, 2018

 AUM political scientist Dr. David Hughes joins us to help analyze the implications of Senator Doug Jones of Birmingham saying he will vote not to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. We will report on this week’s sentencing of former state representative Oliver Robinson of Birmingham to 33 months...


Sep 21, 2018

Gary Palmer joins us to discuss Brett Kavanaugh, Jeff Sessions, a border wall and his re-election campaign. Robbie McGhee, governmental relations adviser for the Poarch Band of Creek of Indians, will be with us to talk about a possible new state lottery bill and the implications for the tribe. And we will report...