Lamar Alexander http://www.kunc.org en A Senator's Surprising Inauguration Shout-Out Probably Wasn't So Surprising http://www.kunc.org/post/senators-surprising-inauguration-shout-out-probably-wasnt-so-surprising It may have struck many people as odd that Lamar Alexander, the senior senator from Tennessee, <a href="http://www.tennessean.com/article/20130121/NEWS/301210048/Sen-Lamar-Alexander-praises-peaceful-reaffirmation-power-during-ceremonies">gave a shout-out to Alex Haley</a>, the author of <em>The Autobiography of Malcolm X, </em>during his remarks at the presidential inauguration.<p>"The late Alex Haley, the author of <em>Roots,</em> lived his life by these six words: Find the good and praise it," Alexander said Monday on the National Mall, just before he introduced Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who Tue, 22 Jan 2013 22:40:00 +0000 39160 at http://www.kunc.org A Senator's Surprising Inauguration Shout-Out Probably Wasn't So Surprising Udall Wants to get REAL with Solar Bill http://www.kunc.org/post/udall-wants-get-real-solar-bill <p>The Senate returned to work today and one of the items on Senator Mark Udall&rsquo;s agenda is an effort to jumpstart the solar energy market. Mon, 06 Jun 2011 16:08:28 +0000 Brian Larson 9205 at http://www.kunc.org Udall Wants to get REAL with Solar Bill