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Alabama Governor's Comment -- And Our Response -- Was Wrong

Brad Hirschfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Brad Hirschfield

A close reading of Gov. Bentley's comments reveal he was trying to strike a balance. He failed, and his subsequent apology didn't do much better. He offered the "if/then" apology, i.e. if his comments offended anybody, then he is sorry.

Robert Bentley Apologizes For Controversial Remarks

AP | BOB JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Two days after being sworn in as Alabama governor, Robert Bentley apologized Wednesday for proclaiming to a Baptist church au...

GOP Governor: Christians Are My Brothers And Sisters, Others Not So Much

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley (R) commemorated the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, telling a gathering of Alabamians that he didn'...