Republican Candidate and State Senator Bill Hightower talks Governor’s race and the issues

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Republican State Senator Bill Hightower is running for governor. In our Leadership Perspectives interview, he was quick to say several things about his work experience and the reasons he wants to be governor.

We asked him about the legislature's practice of spending a lot of time with lesser issues during a session, and not addressing the important, but often painful big items on the agenda.