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Justin Bogie: Alabama needs stronger reforms to curtail State Health Officer’s power

Givhan’s bill provides needed reforms that would potentially curtail the powers of the State Health Officer. Stronger restrictions and oversight provisions should be added to ensure that it does that.  

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Credit Unions endorse Ivey, Ainsworth and Marshall

The League of Southeastern Credit Unions (LSCU), representing Alabama credit unions and their more than 2.3 million members, announced...

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Ivey elected to serve as 2022 Delta Regional Authority States’ Co-Chair

The Delta Regional Authority (DRA) announced on Monday that Alabama Governor Kay Ivey (R) has been elected the 2022 DRA States’ Co-Chairman....

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EU calls for Gov. Ivey to stay execution of death row inmate

The European Union (EU) has sent a public letter to Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey asking for a stay of execution for Alabama death row inmate,...

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Ivey speaks at Mountain Lakes Chamber of Commerce luncheon

Gov. Kay Ivey appeared as a guest speaker at a luncheon hosted by the Mountain Lakes Chamber of Commerce in Jackson County.   Ivey...

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Frios Gourmet Pops expansion to bring 200 jobs to Mobile

Mobile-based FGP Holding, which owns Frios Gourmet Pops and FGP Manufacturing LLC, announced plans for a rapid expansion and production...

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Sen. Greg Reed previews special session

Broadband internet, water and sewage, and healthcare expansions are all on the docket for Alabama’s upcoming special session.   Gov....

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Legislature likely to appropriate American Rescue Act dollars sooner rather than later

The state of Alabama has over $580 million in American Rescue Act dollars to appropriate during this legislative session. Legislative...

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Ivey awards $3.8 million in grants to help crime victims

Gov. Kay Ivey (R) has awarded grants totaling $3.8 million to support organizations that assist victims of crime across Alabama. The...