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USDA announces plans to plant more than one billion trees to fight climate change

The REPLANT Act directs the Forest Service to plant more than a billion trees over the next decade, removes a cap of $30 million and is now expected to provide the agency significantly more resources every year to do so.

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Failure of Build Back Better could impact Alabama families in new year

By Brandon Moseley U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-West Virginia) announced on Fox News that he was going to be a “No” vote on President Joseph...

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Sewell welcomes Labor Secretary Marty Walsh to Birmingham

By Brandon Moseley Monday, Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-AL07) joined Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin in welcoming the U.S. Secretary...

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Palmer and other Alabama Republicans vote against the Build Back Better bill

By Brandon Moseley The U.S. House of Representatives passed a roughly $2 trillion "Build Back Better" bill by a narrow, 220-213 margin...