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Dolly Parton Imagination Library growth ‘encouraging,’ but ‘work isn’t done’

A landmark reading initiative for children, launched by country music legend Dolly Parton and Gov. Kay Ivey, has grown exponentially, Ivey said. The governor, in...

Rep. Jerry Carl: House Republicans continue delivering results

Despite a few weeks of turmoil in Washington, House Republicans are continuing to deliver results for the American people, just as we have done...

Palmer helps to introduce Bring Americans Home Act

After the brutal attack on Israel by the terrorist organization Hamas, many Americans have been left in limbo in the region without a sure...

Rep. Rogers has bond revoked, is jailed

One of the longest serving members of the Alabama Legislature has been jailed after having his bond revoked in a federal corruption probe that...

Rep. Kitchens will seek Scofield seat in State Senate

State Rep. Wes Kitchens (R-Arab) announced today that he will seek to fill the vacant State Senate District 9 seat that includes portions of...

Tuberville, senators say open border ‘invites’ terrorist groups

U.S. Sen. Tommy Tuberville is demanding answers from the Department of Homeland Security about the threat from Chinese nationals and suspected terrorists entering the...

Steve Livingston elected Alabama Senate Majority Leader

State Senator Steve Livingston (R-Scottsboro) was elected as Majority Leader by the Alabama Senate Republican Caucus in an official proceeding on Monday, succeeding Senator...

House Minority Leader Daniels ‘strongly considering’ run for Congress

Alabama House Minority Leader Anthony Daniels admitted last week that he's thinking about running for Congress in the newly redrawn Second Congressional District. Earlier this...

Gulf Coast wins against ‘far-left activists’ in NOAA decision, Alabama officials say

U.S. Sens. Katie Britt and Tommy Tuberville applauded the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration rejecting a petition to establish a mandatory 10-knot speed limit...

‘Bring it on’: Carl faces primary challenge from Moore

After Alabama’s congressional map was redrawn by federal courts for effect in the 2024 election, two sitting members of the House will now run...

AG Marshall says terrorists crossing border must be dealt with ‘aggressively’

Concerns about terrorists crossing the U.S. southern border have intensified as the Israel-Hamas war unfolds. A recent Customs and Border Patrol memo alerted law...

Sen. Waggoner ‘disappointed’ with outcome of BSC case set to doom the school

A year ago, State Senator James “Jabo” Waggoner (R-Vestavia Hills) and his bipartisan allies in the Jefferson County Legislative Delegation began a determined effort...

Katie Britt goes from Senate floor to dance floor at Magic City Classic

Earlier this year, Sen. Katie Britt debuted her dance skills on Capitol Hill with a school group from Briarwood Christian Academy. RELATED: Katie Britt: First...

House energy bill passes with Palmer ‘Room AC’ amendment

House Republicans passed the 2024 Water & Energy Spending Bill by a 210-199 vote, the first government funding bill to make it through under...

Moore: ‘Nation will be better’ with new Speaker

U.S. Rep. Barry Moore believes the newly elected Speaker of the House will unite the Republican Party and accomplish great things for the country. Moore...

State auditor says ‘no appetite’ in Legislature to change abortion law

State Auditor Andrew Sorrell doesn't believe there is any momentum to change Alabama's abortion law any time soon. This week, the Society for Family Planning...

House, Senate leadership announce new communications directors

Alabama Senate President Pro Tem Greg Reed and Speaker of the House of Representatives Nathaniel Ledbetter brought aboard new communications directors for their State...

Tuberville confronts VA over bypass of accountability measures

U.S. Sen. Tommy Tuberville vehemently criticized the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' decision to disregard the VA Accountability Act, a bipartisan law that permitted...

Britt ‘stands with Israel’ after Middle East trip

U.S. Sen. Katie Britt is making it clear that she will continue to support Israel after returning from a recent trip to the Middle...

Mike Johnson wins Speaker’s gavel with support from GOP congressional delegation

U.S. Rep. Mike Johnson (R-La.) was elected Speaker of the House Wednesday with the help of every member of Alabama's Republican Party congressional delegation. https://twitter.com/Robert_Aderholt/status/1717236699028508782 Johnson,...

Sewell announces funding for Black Belt infrastructure, workforce investments

Alabama's Black Belt region is set to receive $1.6 million in funding from the Delta Regional Authority, Rep. Terri Sewell announced Tuesday. The new funding...

Coach Pearl: I’m ‘heartbroken’ by Jewish students’ campus fears

Auburn men's basketball head coach Bruce Pearl has not been shy about his unwavering support for Israel through the country's ongoing conflict. Recently, he helped...

Fallen officers, family recognized at annual Attorney General’s Law Enforcement Summit

Law enforcement and attorneys from across the state came together Tuesday to expand their knowledge of the criminal justice system at the Attorney General's...

Ivey awards $2.5M to help fight homelessness

To help fight the spike of nationwide homelessness that has also reached the Yellowhammer State, Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $2.5 million in Emergency...