Business Shuts Down; Reaction from Employees; Bentley on Budgets


January 12, 2012

Good Morning!

Governor Robert Bentley wants to combine the two state budgets to give the legislature more flexibility. We'll take a look at the process involved in making a major change in the state's spending plans and what might ultimately keep it from happening.

Also this morning on Today in Alabama, new incentives for hiring veterans. There's legislation in the works to give businesses more reasons to employ veterans. WSFA 12 News Reporter Melissa Johnson takes a closer look at the proposal this morning in a live report.

Plus, an area business is shutting down and moving operations...leaving almost 200 people looking for work. We'll have reaction from those people who will be unemployed as of May.

Those stories, plus your latest weather and sports, 5-7am on WSFA 12 News!

Thanks for watching!

Tonya Terry