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University of Alabama System Chancellor Robert Witt, seen in this file photo, was unanimously appointed today to lead the Alabama Council of College and University Presidents.
I've come to the conclusion listening to Governor Bentley throughout the year that his position against Medicaid expansion in Alabama under the Affordable Care Act is based more on emotion and political pretence than logic.
Alabama's parole board wrote a new ending for the infamous "Scottsboro Boys" rape case Thursday morning by approving posthumous pardons more than 80 years after the arrests.
The good news for state employees: Many can anticipate merit raises in 2014. The bad news: The chances of across-the-board wage increases in 2015 are slim.
Competitors in the 44th edition of the Classic have until Dec. 31 to do their homework at Lake Guntersville and then won't be able to wet a line there until a 3-day practice period begins a week before the event in February.
The Tuscaloosa News reports that the Alabama Department of Transportation is working to get rights of way from 14 property owners along the route.
The thought of Alabamians opposing Medicaid expansion makes my head hurt. How can our business community do nothing over the next 30 days and allow $375 million to disappear? How can we sit idle and let Gov. Robert Bentley lose Alabama $1.5 billion per year in our economy for three years at no cost to the taxpayer? Medicaid expansion allows the ... (more)
With eight months left in his tenure, UAW President Bob King has reversed the union's membership decline, negotiated contracts that accelerated the Detroit Three automakers' recovery and established stronger ties with international labor organizations.
With eight months left in his tenure, UAW President Bob King has reversed the union's membership decline, negotiated contracts that accelerated the Detroit Three automakers' recovery and established DETROIT -- With eight months left in his tenure, UAW President Bob King has reversed the union's membership decline, negotiated contracts that ... (more)
The short answer is it's a way to score cheap political points. The bill is sponsored by Sen. Gerald Allen, R-Tuscaloosa.
"There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of law and in the name of justice."
Alabama legislators have once again had special access to Auburn and Alabama football tickets all season long.