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The Alabama Legislature agreed on its last meeting day to sell bonds to borrow $30 million to repair tornado-damaged schools.
The fight over the Alabama Accountability Act has been all over the map, with those for it sending mixed signals about their stance, with supporters disagreeing on how to improve it and with the only ones consistent on their views being those opposed to it.
State Sen. Cam Ward is trying. Really. While it may not look like he did much this year where opening Alabama's election ballot is concerned, he did introduce his bill.
Before the civil rights movement Alabama blacks faced discrimination on their way to getting law degrees and licenses to practice I and many others stand on the shoulders of giants who had to do those extraordinary things," - Anthony Joseph incoming Alabama State Bar president.
All children deserve a quality education, no matter where they're from and no matter how much money their parents make.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Sen. Del Marsh, leader of the state Senate and the architect of the Alabama Accountability Act, said this afternoon he will not go along with delaying implementation of a key part of the school choice law requested by Gov.
Georgia legislators thwarted Wednesday an attempt by Alabama and Florida to limit how much water metro Atlanta and North Georgia can take from federal reservoirs.
Frank McDaniel is the leader of a about a dozen business people who formed an investment group called Big Spring Lake, LLC.
"The people of the state do believe that public money should go to public education, and I believe that," Bentley said.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Another 15 Alabamians have been found guilty of defrauding the state's unemployment insurance benefits program and must pay restitution of more than $47,000 combined, according to the Department of Labor.
Raceway manager Sen Hudson isn't happy about the pains of progress. The new gas station at the corner of Alabama 20 and Beltline Road has been open a few weeks.
National Marine Fisheries Service Southeast Regional Office Director Roy Crabtree said two requests from the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council to rescind federal red snapper rules would have crated unfair and inequitable management.
MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA Wilson Blaylock, District Attorney for the 32nd Judicial Circuit, Cullman County, Alabama; and Joseph Borg, Director of the Alabama Securities Commission announced that on May 13, 2013, James Leonard Craft of Century, Florida was sentenced by Circuit Court Judge Gregory A. Nicholas to a 10-year sentence, split to serve three ... (more)