Kay Ivey

Whitmire: Show us what’s in your purse, Kay Ivey

This is an opinion column. Kay Ivey wants you to know she’s the kind of governor who, if startled in a Walmart parking lot, might turn around and shoot you. Guns are a recurring feature in Ivey’s political ads, such as the one where she impresses young conservative white dudes taking target practice in front of a Gadsden “Don’t Tread on Me” Flag.
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Gov. Kay Ivey, challengers race to the right in Alabama GOP primary

In a pair of campaign ads this GOP primary season, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey falsely declares the election was stolen from Donald Trump and accuses the federal government of “shipping illegal immigrants” to the state. “My message to Biden: No way, Jose,” she says. But a competing...
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Katie Britt, Gov. Kay Ivey lead in exclusive new Gray TV/Ala. Daily News poll

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Katie Britt holds a slim lead over Rep. Mo Brooks in the Republican primary for the open Alabama U.S. Senate seat in our exclusive new Gray TV/Alabama Daily News poll conducted by Cygnal, but Mike Durant is close behind and only 6 percentage points separate the 3 contenders--only 2 of whom will make what looks to be an almost certain runoff.

Governor Kay Ivey Visits Luverne

On Friday, May 13, 2022, the city of Luverne was all abuzz upon the arrival of Governor Kay Ivey. Excited business owners and residents from across Crenshaw County filled the Crenshaw Chamber of Commerce to welcome, shake hands and mingle with the leader of the great state of Alabama. Ivey...

Kay Ivey hits back against John Oliver, ‘liberal, Hollywood’ agenda

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey responded to criticism from late night host John Oliver Monday, saying she’s not bothered by critiques from a “liberal, Hollywood-friendly agenda.”. “I can assure you that the people of Alabama want nothing to do with Mr. Oliver’s liberal, Hollywood-friendly agenda,” Ivey said, in comments to Breitbart News. “We’re going to continue to focus on helping our young people become the adults God intended them to be, and if that offends you, John, I don’t care.”

Governor Kay Ivey visits USES

On Friday, May 13, 2022, Union Springs Elementary School (USES) was visited by Alabama's Governor, Kay Ivey. USES was chosen to participate in Gov. Ivey's Literacy Campaign to help promote reading in Alabama's youth. Mrs. Sherry Grooms' second-grade class was selected to hear Gov. Ivey read a special book entitled...

Election 2022: Can anyone beat Alabama Gov Kay Ivey?

When Gov. Kay Ivey launched her bid for reelection almost a year ago, she said the defining qualities of Alabamians are “faith, resilience, and a good old fashioned bucket load of common sense.”. The governor touted record low unemployment, record large education budgets, and new roads funded by a...

‘The people of Alabama deserve a lot better than you’: Comedian John Oliver criticizes Kay Ivey, transgender law

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A popular comedian used his HBO show to criticize Gov. Kay Ivey and Alabama’s new law banning gender-affirming medication for transgender youth in the state Sunday night. On the latest episode of “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver,” host John Oliver directed attention to Alabama’s Vulnerable Child Compassion and Protection Act, […]