Daily Headlines, Sunday, 5/20/2012

Montgomery AdvertiserSizing up the session

Montgomery AdvertiserMontgomery, county getting software upgrade

Montgomery AdvertiserEditorial: Education part of economic plan

Huntsville TimesMarshall County to get $8.6 million cancer care center

Huntsville TimesRoy Moore tells Republican club that country is at a critical juncture in history

Birmingham NewsShroud over Alabama covers more than unlikely bills

Birmingham NewsAuto industry supplier G&B Global relocating HQ to McCalla

Birmingham NewsAlabama immigration law revisions signed by Governor Robert Bentley

Birmingham NewsAlabama rights bill forms agency for state tax payers

Press-RegisterMake Jones investigation thorough and transparent  (editorial)

Tuscaloosa NewsEDITORIAL: Redistricting proposal should pass muster

Anniston StarH. Brandt Ayers: Inside the school door

Decatur Daily Bentley retreats again

Gadsden TimesLegislative session’s success depends on voters

Gadsden TimesVeterans unemployment program taking applicants

Associated PressAla. abortion provider targeted in bombing closes

Associated PressSummary of action in Alabama Legislature

New York TimesIn Defense of Voting Rights

Legislative Dispatch

A Look from the Rearview Mirror

This Thursday will mark the last day of the legislative Session.  For some, it was a Session that seemed would never end.  For others, it was one that ended much too quickly.  It may be early, yet, to write an obit on this Session, but as we approach the finish line, some perspective may be in order.


Putting Students First

As you know, a very important piece of legislation will be presented for our consideration in the House tomorrow in Montgomery – Senate Bill 310 – the “Students First” tenure and fair dismissal reform bill. Like me, many House members have been inundated with phone calls and emails from opponents of this bill, and some have been [...]

Legislative Transparency

There are a lot of issues to debate before we begin the final days of this session. In fact, I am quite certain there will be some comments on this post debating many of them. Before we get into the last seven day of the session I wanted to bring up a topic that [...]

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