Posted: 06/03/2013 - Republican gubernatorial candidate Stacy George has opened his campaign headquarters in a north Alabama grocery store.
Posted: 06/03/2013 - State leaders and education advocates are speaking out in support of U.S. Representative Martha Roby’s (R-AL) bill to rein federal overreach into state education policy decisions.
Posted: 05/24/2013 - U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) and Congressman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) sent a letter to President Obama calling on the President to meet with the ICE whistleblowers who have been shut out of the White House despite requesting a meeting three months ago.
Posted: 05/23/2013 - Republican U.S. Rep. Jo Bonner, of Mobile, has announced his resignation from Congress to take a top job at the University of Alabama.
Posted: 05/23/2013 - Six organizations have received a total of $4 million from the National Mortgage Settlement Funding Program.
Updated: 08/06/2013 - President Obama “standing in the way” of major jobs project.
Posted: 05/22/2013 - Senator Jeff Sessions responds after the Senate adopted his amendment to the Farm Bill.
Posted: 05/22/2013 - U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) introduced legislation prohibiting the federal government from making special funding grants and coveted regulation waivers contingent on whether a state is using certain curriculum or assessment policies.
Updated: 05/20/2013 - The Alabama House has rejected Gov. Robert Bentley's proposal to delay private school tax credits for two years.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - Pictures from Rep. Martha Roby's trip to the Middle East can be seen on her Facebook page.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Gov. Robert Bentley says his first impression of the state education and state general fund budgets is that they are basically fine.
Posted: 05/15/2013 - U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), a senior member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, issued the following statement today in support of the final passage of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2013:
Posted: 05/15/2013 - Attorney General Strange said Alabama is benefitting from major advances in the safe disposal of prescription medicines, with records set during recent Prescription Drug Take-Back events and with a new law that will make it easier for people to deliver unused, expired and unwanted medicines for proper disposition.
Updated: 05/15/2013 - The House Committee on Agriculture has begun its meeting to consider a new five-year Farm Bill, officially known as the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013.
Posted: 05/13/2013 - The schools Accountability Act, which will give tuition grants for students to transfer from failing schools, may not be in its final form.
Updated: 08/06/2013 - Outrageous actions “erode the public’s trust,” Roby says