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Gov. Bentley announces special session to address General Fund Budget

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WIAT) —¬†On Thursday, Governor Robert Bentley announced that a special session to address the General Fund Budget would be held on Monday July 13th. 191 more words

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Federal judge: Alabama counties must allow gay marriage

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – With a handful of Alabama counties still refusing to grant gay marriages even as they issued licenses for straight weddings, a federal judge ruled Wednesday that all must abide by court decisions allowing same-sex unions. 394 more words

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Saban, Malzahn could make big impact regarding flag

It’s about damn time.

After South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley called for the removal of the Confederate flag from capitol grounds following the nine murders at a Charleston church, Alabama Gov. 772 more words

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Controversial South Carolina Confederate Flag Taken Down

The confederate flag that flew above South Carolina’s state capitol, which prompted a national discussion on whether or not it is racist, has been taken down after Governor Robert Bentley issued an order to remove the flag, calling it a “distraction.”

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PHOTOS: Confederate Flag Memorial stands

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For the past two decades, Alabama has displayed four Confederate flags around a large monument to Confederate soldiers outside the Alabama Capitol. On 6/24/15, they all came down.

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Confederate flags removed from State Capitol

brightcove error: missing required parameter exp or exp3Under order of Gov. Robert Bentley, workers removed four versions of the Confederate flag from outside Alabama’s State Capitol on Wednesday, June 24, 2015.

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Surprisingly Sane Activity By The Republican Right

It took too long. But I’m amazed at how many of the hard core Republican right have made the decision that it is time for the confederate flag to go (Lindsey Graham, Nikki Haley, Robert Bentley, Jeb Bush, Mitt Romney). 87 more words

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