Heard on the Hill: Local News Connoisseur
Rep. Mo Brooks swears he reads local papers. After the Alabama Republican was quoted by the Decatur Daily saying he reads mostly D.C.-based newspapers, his staff let us know that’s not true.
“Congressman Brooks reads many local Alabama newspapers on a daily basis,” Brooks spokeswoman Skyla Freeman assured us.
His public disbursement forms also show subscriptions to Decatur Daily and his hometown paper, the Huntsville Times.