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Alabama Lawmakers Strive for Agreement on Budget Shortfall
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The Associated Press

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama legislators return to Montgomery on Monday looking for something that eluded them for the last five months: agreement. Legislators are resuming a special session called by Gov. Robert Bentley over a projected shortfall in the general fund budget. Bentley is asking lawmakers to approve $302 million in taxes, including a tobacco tax increase. Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh said Senate Republicans have developed their own plan.


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