Alabama representatives reintroduced a divisive concepts bill. This legislation bans concepts related to race, religion, sex, and ethnicity from being taught in public classrooms. A similar ban is already in the Alabama School Code, this would cement it into law.
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed a new executive order Monday to establish standards for the state’s Correctional Incentive Time. The order finally implements standards for loss of Good Time and procedures for recaptured escapees.
Governor Kay Ivey and 25 other Republican governors want President Joe Biden to end the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. In a letter to the president, the governors cite the increasing cost of Medicaid. They claim the increasing cost is caused by the expanded eligibility allowing more people to take part in Medicaid.
Tuberville cited priority commitment to improving conditions for American veterans, and touted the passing of legislation regarding information clarity on GI Bill benefit transfer forms, with a bill currently heading to President Joe Biden’s desk.
Keeping up with your lawmakers at the Alabama state house will be easier during the next legislative session. An Alabama lobbyist group launched a website to save recordings of committee meetings and floor debates.