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January 19, 2022  •  

Alabama Special Session Announced

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Gov. Kay Ivey announced a special session to address how the state will use the remaining first-round funds from the American Rescue Plan. Alabama still has about $443 million left to be used for pandemic-related health care services and reimbursement. […]

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Alabama State Rep. Howard Sanderford has announced he will not seek reelection in 2022 after 33 years in office. Sanderford first secured his seat in the Alabama House of Representatives after winning a special election in 1989.

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October 15, 2021  •  

Special Session Announced

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Gov. Kay Ivey announced a second special session of the Alabama Legislature to convene on October 28. The purpose of the special session is to undertake the decennial redistricting process.

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October 5, 2021  •  

Special Session Adjourns

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The special session of the Alabama Legislature adjourned October 1 after approving Gov. Kay Ivey’s plan to allocate COVID-19 relief funding to a prison infrastructure plan. Another special session is expected to be called to take up the issue of […]

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September 20, 2021  •  

Special Session Announced

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Gov. Kay Ivey called a special session of the Alabama Legislature to convene on September 27. The purpose of the special session is to address the state’s prison infrastructure. A copy of a draft bill has already been presented to […]

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August 31, 2021  •  

Special Election Announced

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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a special primary election for House District 76 will be held on November 16 with runoff elections held on December 14, if necessary. The special general election will be held on March 1, 2022. […]

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August 3, 2021  •  

Special Election Announced

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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a special primary election for House District 63 will be held on October 19 with runoff elections held on November 16, if necessary. The special general election will be held on February 1, 2022. […]

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July 19, 2021  •  

Governor Appoints New Finance Director

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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has appointed Rep. Bill Poole to succeed Kelly Butler as state finance director. In June, Butler announced he would be retiring after over 30 years of public service due to health concerns. Rep. Poole, who has […]

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The Alabama Legislature adjourned sine die on May 17. Among the measures passed were the $2.4 billion spending plan for the next fiscal year, legalization of medical marijuana, and a ban on curbside voting. Additionally, a bill requiring all campaign […]

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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has announced another special election to be held in 2021. This election will be for Alabama House District 78, which became vacant when Rep. Kirk Hatcher won the special election to fill the vacant Senate District […]

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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced the special election dates for House District 73 to coincide with the previously announced special election for Senate District 14. The special primary election will be held on March 30, 2021, with a runoff on […]

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December 8, 2020  •  

Alabama Special Election Announced

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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced the special election dates for the Senate District 14 seat previously held by Sen. Cam Ward. The special primary election will be held on March 30, 2021, with a runoff on April 27, if necessary. […]

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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has announced the special election dates for Senate District 26. This seat was previously held by Sen. David Burkette who resigned last week ahead of being arrested for violations of the state’s Fair Campaign Practices Act. […]

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The Alabama Ethics Commission has filed a motion asking the Montgomery County Circuit Court to revise one of their orders. The Court recently ruled that airport authority employees are not public employees, or subject to the Ethics Act. The Ethics […]

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