Posted: 04/24/2013 - A state Senate committee has approved a bill to ensure Alabama's new private school tax credits apply to students already in private schools.
Posted: 04/24/2013 - The Alabama Senate has approved legislation providing for drug testing of welfare recipients suspected of using illegal drugs.
Posted: 04/24/2013 - The proposed pay raise for Alabama's K-12 school employees keeps dropping the longer the Legislature stays in session.
Posted: 04/24/2013 - On Tuesday, the Alabama House passed the state's proposed $1.7 billion General Fund budget with a 75 - 27 vote.
Posted: 04/24/2013 - The Alabama Senate has stalled a bill to allow home schooled students to participate in extracurricular activities, including sports, at public schools.
Posted: 04/22/2013 - The departing chairman of Alabama's Democratic Party is starting a new organization in hopes of revitalizing the two-party system in the state.
Posted: 04/18/2013 - MADD calls for legislation in Alabama to help save lives.
Posted: 04/18/2013 - An Alabama House committee has approved a $1.75 billion General Fund budget to fund most non-education state agencies during the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - A state Senate committee has approved a bill to phase out the state sales tax on groceries and increase the sales tax on other purchases.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - The health committee of the Alabama House of Representatives passed its version of the Medicaid revision bill Wednesday.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - The House Committee on Education and the Workforce today approved legislation introduced by U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) that will help Americans balance family and work.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), a senior member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement today regarding the Gang of Eight immigration proposal:
Posted: 04/17/2013 - The Alabama Senate has passed legislation to expand what nurse practitioners are allowed to do.
Posted: 04/17/2013 - Republicans seeking to repeal the Common Core educational standards in Alabama have scored their first victory.
Posted: 04/11/2013 - Gov. Robert Bentley will have opposition in the Republican primary next year.
Posted: 04/11/2013 - The Alabama House has adopted a $5.7 million budget that gives teachers and other education employees their first pay raise since 2008.