A representative of the Alabama State House has introduced a bill that would place a new tax on e-liquid juices, making the tax much more expensive than ones placed on traditional cigarettes. 214 more words
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It can be a good idea to have a sense of humor when we begin a new adventure. I learned this recently.
On a cold January morning, I decided to drive to our state’s capital city and watch Alabama’s elected representatives as they went about the peoples’ business. 700 more words
The Republicans who now control the legislatures and governorships in the deep South are using the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965 to create a system of political apartheid. 1,417 more words
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers late Tuesday gave final passage to a measure placing stricter regulations on clinics that provide abortions.
The state House voted 68-21 to give final passage to the Women’s Health and Safety Act. 500 more words
I was so thrilled to join a bipartisan group of women (and men!) who gathered on the Alabama State House steps on March 8, 2012 to protest against the proposed Alabama SB12 bill with… 652 more words
Alabama House considers resolution praising Miss California for position on gay marriage
By Associated Press
5:48 PM CDT, April 21, 2009
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A resolution has been introduced in the Alabama House that praises Miss USA contestant Carrie Prejean for speaking out against gay marriage during Sunday night’s televised pageant. 75 more words