55 min ago
Democrat candidate cries foul after being turned away from Governor's economic forum:...
A Democratic candidate for the District 27 seat in the Alabama House of Representatives is crying foul after he said he was turned away from what was advertised as an economic development forum hosted by Gov. Robert Bentley.
5 hrs ago
Downtown Dothan Redevelopment Authority Awarded Main Street Alabama Community Award
MONTGOMERY a' Lt. Governor Kay Ivey and Mary Helmer, President and State Coordinator of Main Street Alabama announced the winners of the Main Street Alabama Awards of Excellence this afternoon during the aLABama Downtown Laboratory in Montgomery.
6 hrs ago
Officials to announce Advanced Placement results
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley is scheduled to join other state officials to announce the results of recent Advanced Placement tests.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Opinion: Chris Christie Doesn't Like Democracy
Something not all that unusual happened in Illinois politics on Monday: New Jersey governor Chris Christie showed up in Chicago to campaign for his friend, Bruce Rauner.
Bentley to appear at Southern Automotive Conference
Gov. Robert Bentley will play a role in this year's Southern Automotive Conference, which will be held in Birmingham October 8-10.
Governor's failure to expand Medicaid earns him title of 'Dr. Death,' Alabama lawmaker says
Gov. Robert Bentley's steadfast stand against expanding Medicaid in the state is no different than the views of Dr. Jack Kevorkian, whose advocacy for assisted suicide earned him the name "Dr. Death," a Selma lawmaker said.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Alabama Legislature to piecemeal new water management laws, state committee chairman says
Don't expect the Alabama Legislature to do too much about the state's water management in the upcoming legislative session.
Alabama Drone Task Force established by Gov. Bentley
The popularity of unmanned drones is on the rise, and Alabama is working to stay ahead of the curve with the creation of the Alabama Drone Task Force.
Gov. Bentley's $500,000 campaign ad cites job creation record
New television ads have already hit the airwaves as local politicians prepare for the last push leading up to the next election season.
Feels like summer is over and the fall campaign season is here
Officially the start of fall is four weeks away so summer has another month. But except for the searing heat, summer feels almost done.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Defending Bentley's use of business aviation: guest opinion
Your recent piece, " Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley soars across the globe, and so do collateral costs " , fundamentally disconnected why so many individuals and organizations rely on a general aviation airplane for business.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Parker Griffith slams Governor Bentley on jobs, Medicaid in first TV spot
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Parker Griffith began airing a campaign ad on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2014, criticizing Gov. Robert Bentley on jobs and Medicaid.
How should Alabama agencies use drones? New Drone Task Force to study law enforcement, agriculture uses
A new task force will study the use of drones on farms, in law enforcement and transportation, and in conservation.
Gov. Roby? It doesn't sound like Alabama Congresswoman is ruling out 2018 run: Today in state politics
This much we know: Voters will be deciding between Republican incumbent Gov. Robert Bentley and Democrat Parker Griffith in November.
Read why Superintendent Tommy Bice says he accepted a $52,000 raise
State School Superintendent Tommy Bice said today he accepted his contract extension, which came with a $52,000 raise, because it will enable him to be bolder in working with the governor and Legislature to get support for public education.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Baxter Plans Multi-million Dollar Expansion In Alabama
Officials from Baxter, Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley and Opelika officials announced the nearly $300 million expansion of its Opelika manufacturing facility on Wednesday.
Campaign booster for Alabama Gov. Bentley was lobbyist for Corizon, prison health care contractor targeted in lawsuit
Photo from 'Cruel Confinement' report released this morning by the Southern Poverty Law Center and the Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program.
Gov. Bentley awards grant to help those affected by layoffs
Gov. Robert Bentley announced on Thursday that grant money will be awarded to support those affected by layoffs and downsizing.
Alabamians are literally paying for Bentley's decisions: Reader opinion
It was very generous to have Chris Christie come to Alabama and praise Governor Bentley for reducing state expenditures approximately $1 billion yearly.