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Hooper says that there are still important bills for the legislature to pass

This is day 27 of the Alabama Regular Legislative Session and there are just four legislative days left in the session. Republican...

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House to consider legislation to delay implementation of the Literacy Act

The Alabama House of Representatives will consider controversial legislation postponing the enforcement of a provision of the 2019...

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Senate Committee advances bill to make Forever Wild contribute to Coosa County tax rolls

On Thursday, the Alabama Senate Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry committee gave a favorable report to a Coosa County Constitutional...

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House Committee votes to advance telehealth bill

The Alabama House Health Committee voted to advance a bill that will set rules of the road for telehealth providers for the state of...

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Legislature passes bill to crack down on untaxed tobacco products

The Alabama House of Representatives on Thursday passed legislation giving the Alabama Department of Revenue more power to confiscate...

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Governor to host Magic Moments Easter egg roll today

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) will host the Magic Moments Easter Egg Roll at the Alabama Governor’s Mansion on Saturday. Magic Moments...

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Bill would require women to show proof they are not pregnant before buying medical marijuana

The Alabama Senate Children, Youth and Human Services Committee voted to give a favorable report to controversial legislation that...

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Education Budget passes Senate

The state Senate passed the education budget on Thursday. The $8.26 billion Education Trust Fund budget (ETF) is the largest in state...

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Alabama Restaurant & Hospitality Association endorses Katie Britt for U.S. Senate

The Katie Britt for U.S. Senate Campaign announced Thursday that Britt has been endorsed by the Alabama Restaurant & Hospitality Association...

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Bill to protect Second Amendment rights from federal overreach passes Senate

A bill that would block enforcement of potential executive orders by the President of the United States against Alabamians’ gun rights...

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Gov. Ivey helps Alabama agriculture groups kick off yearlong Down To Earth Campaign

  Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) joined leaders of agriculture in Pike Road for the dedication of the new Pike Road Agriculture, Recreation...

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Brooks slams Katie Britt for what he calls another “dishonest attack ad”

On Wednesday, the Mo Brooks for Senate campaign attacked GOP rival Katie Britt for an ad attacking Brooks. The Brooks campaign called...

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Ba baaad News: Goat meat growing in popularity in Alabama

Americans have experienced growing food price inflation in grocery stores over the last two years. Ground beef at Walmart was priced...

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Blanchard launches statewide campaign to repeal the gas tax

Gubernatorial candidate Lindy Blanchard spoke on Tuesday about what she claimed was a critical need to suspend the 2019 gas tax increase....

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House passes bill to change how wills are contested in Alabama

The Alabama House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a series of non-controversial bills. One of these non-controversial bills...

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Education budget including additional pay raises for some teachers advances

The Alabama Senate Finance and Taxation Education Committee on Wednesday gave a favorable report on the bills in the Education Trust...

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House Democrats call for repeal of grocery tax and suspension of fuel tax increase

The Alabama Democratic caucus held a press conference on Wednesday where they stated their opposition to the state sales tax on groceries....

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Carl, Tuberville, Shelby and Moore are dissatisfied with Biden budget

U.S. Reps. Jerry Carl (R-AL01) and Barry Moore (R-AL02) as well as U.S. Senators Tommy Tuberville (R-Alabama) and Richard Shelby (R-Alabama)...

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Mathematician, not Politician: Blanchard lays out plan to cut taxes

In an emailed statement to supporters, gubernatorial candidate Lindy Blanchard promised to cut taxes if she is elected.  “One of the...

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Senate committee kills bill establishing pre-k to adulthood database

A controversial bill to create a database on every student from pre-K to the workforce failed to get a favorable report in a state...

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Tim James introduces gubernatorial campaign leadership team

The Tim James for Governor campaign introduced the formation of its leadership team. “Over the past two months, the Tim James Campaign...

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Packard urges House to pass bill preventing internet-connected voting machines

On Tuesday, Alabama Secretary of State candidate Ed Packard (R) called on the Alabama House of Representatives to pass legislation...

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Gubernatorial candidate Odle weighs in on alternative methods to treat COVID-19

Gubernatorial candidate Dean Odle has endorsed Senate Bill 312 (SB312), which protects a doctor from retaliation and lawsuits if he...

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Senate Committee to consider electing supreme court justices by districts rather than statewide

The Senate Judiciary Committee will consider a proposed constitutional amendment on Wednesday that would change how Alabama selects...

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Alabama one step closer to recognizing telehealth as method for doctors

The Alabama Senate on Tuesday passed legislation formally recognizing telehealth and setting up rules for telehealth services in the...

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Senate Committee advances bill to put mental health coordinators in schools

The Senate Finance and Taxation Education Committee on Tuesday gave a favorable report to a bill that would authorize the State Department...

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Alabama House to vote on bill allowing Alabamians to surrender gun rights

The Alabama House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on controversial legislation today to allow Alabamians to voluntarily surrender...

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