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PHOTO: Congressman Mo Brooks (R – AL 5th District) announces his cancer diagnosis on the floor of congress yesterday. (Rep. Mo Brooks | YouTube.com) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Scroll down for Video) Yesterday morning, Rep. Mo Brooks

PHOTO: Alabama Congressman Mo Brooks was at the baseball practice this morning when a gunman opened fire. In a phone interview with CNN this morning, Brooks recounts the terrifying incident. (Wikimedia, “Mo Brooks”) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor tyler@southerntorch.com ALEXANDRIA,

PHOTO: Congressman Mike Rogers, who represents Alabama’s third congressional district, has officially endorsed Congressman Mo Brooks. (Mo Brooks for Senate) By Staff Reports  HUNTSVILLE, Ala — Yesterday, Congressman  Mike Rogers (R-AL-03) announced his endorsement of Congressman Mo Brooks (R-AL-05) for the United

PHOTO: On Thursday, Conservative Talk Show host Sean Hannity also endorsed Congressman Mo Brooks for the U.S. Senate seat. (Sean Hannity, Twitter | “Mo Brooks,” Wikimedia) By Staff Reports HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Yesterday, Sean Hannity tweeted his endorsement of Congressman Mo Brooks

PHOTO: Conservative Talk Show Host Mark Levin has officially endorsed Mo Brooks for Senate! (marklevinshow.com | “Mo Brooks” Wikimedia) By Staff Reports HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — On Tuesday (June 6) Mark Levin endorsed Congressman Mo Brooks in the Alabama special election to fill

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com WASHINGTON, D.C. — The anti-globalist sentiment displayed in the U.K.’s historic decision to leave the European Union is growing here at home. One Alabama Congressman is taking up a similar issue on capitol hill. Rep. Mike

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congressman Robert Aderholt (AL-04) recently released a statement calling for entries in the 2016 4th District Art Competition. “I am pleased once again to be a sponsor of the United States Congressional Art Competition for high school students

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com Because 2016 is a presidential election year and media coverage of the presidential race is so extensive, the importance of other races on the ballot—county, statewide, even other federal races—often becomes minimized and lost in the

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com WASHINGTON, D.C.— DeKalb County’s representatives in Washington D.C.—U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions and U.S. Congressman Robert Aderholt—each offered responses to President Obama’s State of the Union speech earlier this week. Sen. Shelby released

By Tyler Pruett tyler@southerntorch.com WASHINGTON, D.C..— The nation’s highest court overturned an Alabama Supreme Court ruling on Monday regarding the validity of a same-sex adoption. The United States Supreme Court on Monday sided with a lesbian mother who wants to