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Lottery bill passes in House; back to Senate today

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Gov. Robert Bentley’s lottery bill, SB 3, fell two votes short of passing in the House last night, but in a surprising turn of events that includes a reconsideration motion and a re-vote, the bill was passed just before midnight. 125 more words


Lottery vote will not be on Nov. 8 ballot

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Alabama House members blocked the committee meeting on Gov. Robert Bentley’s lottery proposal this afternoon, ensuring that it will not be on the Nov. 193 more words


What Alabamians have to say about a lottery

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Alabamians have less than 24 hours to decide where they really stand on the issue of the lottery so they can contact their representative and have a heart-to-heart conversation.  664 more words


Whose math makes sense?

BIRMINGHAM (Maggie Walsh) — Now that Gov. Robert Bentley’s lottery bill has been passed through the Senate, the House of Representatives has until Wednesday to approve the measure in order to get the bill on the ballot for Nov. 568 more words


Expanded gambling bill dies; lottery bill to be considered tomorrow

MONTGOMERY (TAB) — One lottery bill is dead after this afternoon’s Senate session and the other will be addressed in the morning.

Sen. Jim McClendon’s lottery bill was just one vote shy of passing, with 20 aye votes and 11 nays. 121 more words


Details of Governor Bentley's call for Special Session released

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WIAT) — On Monday, Governor Robert Bentley released the details for his call for the Special Session that begins this afternoon at 4 pm. 73 more words


Whither Alabama healthcare?

Are you going to provide free clinics for sick underprivileged children? Will you do in Alabama what you do on mission trips to other states and countries?

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