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Ala. Senate Memorializes Charles Poland

Posted: 02/05/2013 - The Alabama Senate began its 2013 session by passing a resolution memorializing a school bus driver shot to death while trying to stop a kidnapping.

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Roby Responds to President Obama’s Sequestration Comments

Posted: 02/05/2013 - U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today responded to President Obama’s comments on “sequestration,” or the looming budget cuts which disproportionately affect the military and are scheduled to go into effect next month.

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Sessions: Controversy-Plagued Immigration And Customs Enforcement Director Must Leave Post

Updated: 01/29/2013 - U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), a senior member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, delivered remarks on the Senate floor today regarding the controversies surrounding John Morton, Director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Among other things, Morton’s tenure at ICE has been marked by such an undermining of his own agents that the ICE officers’ union voted unanimously to hold him in no confidence.

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Calhoun Co. Sheriff: Americans Don't Buy Obama's Gun Control Proposals

Posted: 01/29/2013 - An Alabama sheriff invited to meet with President Barack Obama about gun violence told the president there are critical gaps in mental health needs and that average folks aren't buying the message that he doesn't want to take away people's guns.

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Roby, Bishop Reform Congressional Peanut Caucus

Posted: 01/29/2013 - Today, U.S. Representatives Martha Roby (R-AL) and Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (D-GA) announced the re-formation of the Congressional Peanut Caucus for the 113th Congress.

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Ala. Education Groups at Odds Over School Flexibility

Posted: 01/25/2013 - Education groups are taking opposing sides on legislation being pushed by Republicans in both houses of the Alabama Legislature to allow local school systems more flexibility on budgets, curriculum, staffing and other issues.

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Roby Introduces Farmland Bill

Posted: 01/24/2013 - A bill filed this week by Rep. Martha Roby (R-AL) would allow more farmland to be used for production rather than lay dormant in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Conservation Reserve Program (CRP).

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Ala. Republican House Caucus Unveils 2013 Agenda

Posted: 01/17/2013 - Based upon the official state motto, adopted in 1923 at the suggestion of State Archives Director Marie Bankhead Owen, this agenda is designed to preserve the rights and liberties that Alabama citizens hold dear while also creating jobs, improving the economy and cutting needless spending and government waste. The items in the agenda include:

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Sessions to Seek 4th Term

Posted: 01/16/2013 - Republican Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama says he plans to run for a fourth term next year.

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Culver Joins Statewide Advisory Committee

Posted: 01/16/2013 - Houston County Commission Chairman Mark Culver is one of six local government officials tapped to provide investment advice regarding the County and Municipal Government Capital Improvement Trust Fund.

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Rep. Martha Roby Sworn Into Office

Posted: 01/03/2013 - U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R-AL) today was sworn into office for her second term in the U.S. House of Representatives on the opening day of the 113th Congress.

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