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Stories with organization: Alabama State Legislature
  • Ala state senator seeking help after DUI arrest 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 12:47 pm

    ALABASTER, Alabama - The chairman of the Alabama Senate Judiciary Committee said Thursday he is seeking professional help following his arrest on a charge of driving under the influence.

  • Alabama Rep. Dan Williams dead at age 73 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 5:13 pm

    ATHENS, Alabama - An Alabama lawmaker who once served as mayor of Athens has died at the age of 73.

  • Ala senator gets free hotel for promise to renovate 
    Updated: Jun-21-15 11:37 am

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Alabama Senate Pro Tem Del Marsh is a handy man to have around the Alabama State House. During the 2015 legislative session, the state's top senator tore down walls known as filibusters, swept the floor of unwanted bills and drew a blue print for bringing gambling to Alabama.

  • Lawmakers finish first session under new structure 
    Updated: Jun-14-15 8:55 am

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Alabama lawmakers have finished their first legislative session under a new pay structure that gives them a salary equal to the median household income in the state

  • Alabama House members hold budget workday 
    Updated: Jun-11-15 9:17 pm

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - The session is over, but members of the Alabama House of Representatives met Thursday on their chief unresolved problem: a shortfall in the state's general fund budget.

  • Bentley signs Alabama Accountability Act 
    Updated: Jun-10-15 6:08 pm

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - More money could soon be available for a school choice scholarship program that helps Alabama families pay for private school.