education Archives - Walt Maddox For Governor


August 1, 2018

Walt Maddox rallies supporters in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Three months until the General Election and the candidates for governor are starting to make their presence known on the campaign trail. The democratic nominee Walt Maddox was in North Alabama tonight, visiting his campaign headquarters in the Rocket City. The Democratic candidate for governor Walt Maddox greeted dozens of supporters Wednesday evening. “Together we are going to pass the Alabama education lottery,” said Maddox. He focused on issues like education, healthcare, […]
July 30, 2018

Questionnaires show Maddox consistent, Ivey lying

Kay Ivey is lying. With a capital L. She’s not using a “talking point,” as many in the media have claimed. She’s not ducking a question. She’s not being politically savvy. When Kay Ivey looks into cameras and tells the people of Alabama that she won’t debate because her Democratic opponent, Walt Maddox, keeps changing his stances on important issues, she is lying. Bald-faced. Shamelessly. Desperately. Lying. It’s a lie so absurd, so obvious that […]
July 28, 2018

OUR VIEW: Ivey needs to accept challenge

Walt Maddox is trying what no candidate has done before in Gov. Kay Ivey’s tenure as governor — get her to the debate podium. Maddox, the Democratic nominee for governor, sent a formal letter to the Republican governor Tuesday, outlining a series of appearances and topics he recommends the candidates address in public. The topics cover pretty much everything, including: • Debate One: education and economic development • Debate Two: public safety, health care and […]
July 25, 2018

OUR VIEW: Maddox trying to prod Ivey onto debate stage

Captain Ahab chased Moby-Dick because the infamous white whale chewed off his leg. Javert chased Jean Valjean because he thought stealing a loaf of bread was practically a capital offense, if not a mortal sin. Supporters of Gov. Kay Ivey probably are looking at Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox, her Democratic opponent in this year’s general election, in the same light as those fictional fanatics these days, given Maddox’s attempts to get Ivey to debate him. […]
July 24, 2018

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Walt Maddox invites Gov. Kay Ivey to debate, Ivey remains noncommittal

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox, the Democratic candidate for governor, issued an invitation Tuesday to Gov. Kay Ivey for a series of debates and town hall meetings. Ivey, who didn’t debate her three Republican challengers in the primary, issued a response from her campaign Tuesday, that didn’t address the actual invitation. “Walt Maddox refuses to say if he supports Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme court, it’s impossible to get a straight answer from […]
July 24, 2018

Letter to Gov. Kay Ivey: Proposed Debates for the 2018 Gubernatorial Election

July 24, 2018 The Honorable Kay Ivey Governor The State of Alabama Sent via email and certified mail. Re: Proposed Debates for the 2018 Gubernatorial Election Dear Governor Ivey, Although we may have different views on policies and strategies, we share the honor of calling Alabama home. I want to sincerely thank you for your service to Alabama and congratulate you on your recent primary victory. In a few months, Alabamians will again make one […]