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Rep. Roby Reacts to Weak Jobs Report

Posted: 09/07/2012 - U.S. Representative Martha Roby today reacted to a weak August jobs report that showed more Americans have given up looking for work saying she is concerned the shrinking workforce indicates an economy heading in the wrong direction.

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Bentley: Legislature to Pay Back Trust Fund Transfer

Posted: 08/21/2012 - Gov. Robert Bentley says he and legislative leaders are committed to paying back the money if Alabama voters agree to take more than $437 million from a state trust fund to balance the state General Fund budget for three years.

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Siegelman Reporting to Prison

Posted: 08/16/2012 - Former Alabama Governor Don Siegelman is expected to report to prison next month.

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Ala. Business Council Supports Sept. Ballot

Posted: 08/13/2012 - A prominent business group, the Business Council of Alabama, has voted to support approval of a proposed constitutional amendment that will be on the ballot Sept. 18.

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Poll: Alabama Residents Favor Romney

Posted: 08/01/2012 - Unemployment is the most important election-year issue for Alabama voters, where former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney enjoys a comfortable lead over President Barack Obama, according to a new poll by Montgomery-based Research Consultants.

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Bentley: Government Reduction Successful

Posted: 07/19/2012 - Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley says efforts to reduce the size of the state's government have been successful during his first 18 months in office.

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Ala. casino developer, 2 others face sentencing

Posted: 07/16/2012 - Country Crossing casino developer Ronnie Gilley is scheduled for sentencing in Montgomery, along with two others who pleaded guilty in Alabama's gambling corruption investigation.

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Officials: Ga. Transportation Referendum Will Decide State's Future

Posted: 07/11/2012 - When Georgia voters head to the polls on July 31 to weigh in on a proposed regional transportation sales tax, some of the state's political and business leaders claim they will be deciding no less than the future of the region for decades to come.

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House Votes to Repeal Health Care Reform Law

Posted: 07/11/2012 - The Republican-led House has voted to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law. But the election-year move stands no chance in the Democratic-controlled Senate.

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Presidential Campaign on Track to Be Costliest in U.S. History

Updated: 07/10/2012 - This year's presidential campaign could end up costing more than a billion dollars. That would make it the most expensive campaign in American history, and most of the money has been spent on political t.v. ads.

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Michelle Obama Visits Florida

Posted: 07/10/2012 - First lady Michelle Obama told supporters she is fired up and urged them to "get it done in Florida," during a sweep through the state Tuesday.

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President Signs Student Loan, Transportation Bill

Posted: 07/06/2012 - President Barack Obama says a bill to keep construction workers on the job and prevent a spike in interest rates on new loans to college students "will make a real difference" for millions of Americans.

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Civil Groups Seek Guidance from AG Strange on Immigration Law

Posted: 07/02/2012 - Civil rights groups have asked Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange to provide guidance to law enforcement officers concerning what officers can do to determine the immigration status of people detained in traffic stops.

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Businesses, Politicians at Odds Over Alabama's Immigration Law

Posted: 06/22/2012 - The senator who sponsored Alabama's immigration bill says the law has put more Alabamians to work. Senator Scott Beason says the law has forced illegal immigrants out and lowered the state's jobless rate, but farmers and other businesses say they're still having a tough time finding workers.

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Georgia Launches Program to Fight Childhood Obesity

Posted: 05/23/2012 - Georgia's governor and the state health department have launched a program aimed at addressing childhood obesity through government, philanthropic and academic efforts.

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