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'Bama gay marriage ban struck down

An interesting back story may be developing with the latest federal judicial order striking down same-sex marriage in yet another of our 50 states.

Alabama’s same-sex marriage ban has been ruled unconstitutional by U.S. 275 more words

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Alabama's Unemployment Rate Drops To 5.7 Percent, Lowest Rate In Over 6 years

Alabama’s unemployment rate has dropped to 5.7 percent, which is the lowest rate in more than six years.

Gov. Robert Bentley says December’s seasonally adjusted rate is down from 6.0 percent in November, and it is lower than the 6.1 percent recorded a year ago. 62 more words


Alabama Governor Robert Bentley plans free party at inauguration

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Alabama’s governor is planning a free party and lunch for people attending his inauguration Jan. 19.

Gov. Robert Bentley says that after the free swearing-in ceremony and inaugural parade in front of the Capitol, he and first lady Dianne Bentley are planning a “Thank You Alabama” party at Montgomery’s Cramton Bowl Multiplex. 72 more words


"Conservative GOP Governors Are Accepting Obamacare": Wagging A Finger With One Hand, Holding Out The Other Hand For The Money

Many GOP governors who loudly condemned Obamacare are secretly signing up for the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid Expansion. And they aren’t just Republicans in Democrat states. 580 more words


Bentley open to Medicaid expansion with plan crafted in Ala.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – Gov. Robert Bentley said Thursday that he is open to expanding Alabama’s Medicaid program, but the plan would have to be designed by the state and it would require people to work. 563 more words