BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Right now people in Alabama are paying 16 cents in state tax per gallon of gasoline. Counties and cities tack on more. 449 more words
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WIAT) – On Wednesday morning, Governor Robert Bentley issued a statement regarding the investigation from the U.S. Department of Transportation into the closure of Alabama Driver License offices. 413 more words
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Person at a cocktail party to me: Do you think the Governor will expand Medicaid
Me to the person: If the past is prelude I think he will consider it for another two years then let the next governor decide, thus allowing many more people to be killed by lack of access to health care in Alabama then will ever be killed by terrorists in Alabama.
More than 60 percent of the nation’s governors now oppose the Obama administration’s plans to relocate thousands of Syrian refugees into their states.
There are currently 31 governors of states located across the country that disagree with allowing these refugees. 491 more words
As a denizen of a red state plopped firmly median in the American South and with, as it turns out, the proper spectrum dichotomy of “left versus right” in terms of the ever more “conservative” Mississippi to our left, and “less-conservative” Georgia to our right; my state of Alabama is not a state much mentioned in the national news for reasons, dear reader, that I could only surmise as sheer boredom akin to sparse selections in a your doctors waiting room. 806 more words
*Since writing this post, 31 U.S. governors have announced that Syrian Refugees will not be allowed to settle in their states.
Alabama Governor, Robert Bentley, announced on Sunday night that , after the terrorist attacks in Paris on November 13. 821 more words