Posted: 05/02/2012 - Democratic leaders in the Alabama House and Senate have proposed a complicated plan they say would pump enough money into the General Fund budget to adequately fund Alabama's Medicaid program.
Posted: 05/02/2012 - The Alabama Senate has passed a bill to legalize charter schools, but only in the state's four largest cities.
Posted: 05/01/2012 - Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley says he will veto the state's General Fund budget if lawmakers do not find an additional $200 million for Medicaid.
Posted: 05/01/2012 - President Obama is on his way back to Washington after marking the first anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death with a surprise visit to Afghanistan. While there the President signed a new partnership agreement with the country and addressed the United States.
Posted: 05/01/2012 - Versions of the Constitution's articles of banking and corporations were updated.
Posted: 04/30/2012 - Alabama Governor Robert Bentley and Florida Governor Rick Scott meet in Dothan to discuss ways to create jobs between the two states.
Updated: 04/26/2012 - The Alabama Legislature has voted to ban texting while driving.
Posted: 04/25/2012 - President Obama met with a small group of students for a roundtable on his proposal to keep student loans rates low.
Posted: 04/25/2012 - Gingrich had pinned his hopes on a surprise showing in Delaware but fell short.
Posted: 04/25/2012 - Edwards had stopped returning Young's phone calls and Young was growing tired of living with Rielle Hunter, the mother of Edwards' child.
Posted: 04/24/2012 - Despite trailing Romney in convention delegates and fundraising, Gingrich has vowed to campaign until the party's late-summer convention in Florida.
Posted: 04/23/2012 - Voters in Alabama head back to the polls Tuesday, April 24, to decide several run-off races.
Posted: 04/23/2012 - t would allow young illegal immigrants who've graduated from high school and have no criminal record to get a non-immigrant visa -- but it offers no special path to citizenship.
Posted: 04/20/2012 - Delegates said they don't want the party to get divided and lose sight of beating Democratic President Barack Obama in November.
Updated: 04/19/2012 - Amendments to Alabama's Immigration Law make it okay for church-related groups to offer charitable acts to illegal immigrants, however they worsen the penalties for everyday individuals who do the the same thing.
Posted: 04/19/2012 - The Alabama Senate has given final approval to a bill designed to fight the illegal manufacture of methamphetamine by restricting where cold and allergy medicine containing ephedrine or pseudoephedrine can be sold.
Posted: 04/18/2012 - A state legislator has renewed his efforts to pass a constitutional amendment to allow copies of the Ten Commandment to be posted on walls in state buildings, including schools.
Posted: 04/18/2012 - An Alabama state Senate panel approved a number of changes to its charter schools bill, including a requirement that the people operating the schools be U.S. citizens and Alabama residents.
Posted: 04/17/2012 - The Alabama House has passed a bill that would ban lawsuits against restaurants or grocery stores that blame the merchants of providing the food that caused a person to gain weight.
Posted: 04/17/2012 - Gov. Nathan Deal says he's sticking by his endorsement of Newt Gingrich for the Republican nominee for president, despite the former U.S. House Speaker's waning support during the primaries.
Posted: 04/16/2012 - Most of those dismissed indicated they had made up their minds about Edwards' guilt or innocence of alleged campaign-finance violations based on media reports.
Posted: 04/16/2012 - Governor Bentley Responds to AEA Rally
Posted: 04/14/2012 - Teachers and other education workers from across the state filled the street in front of the Alabama Capitol on Saturday, shouting "Save our schools!"
Posted: 04/11/2012 - A state Senate committee has delayed work on Alabama's next education budget for one week.