- Oil spill bill, Medicaid fix stumbles at session's end Updated: May-03-16 11:30 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Legislation dictating how to spend Alabama's oil spill settlement money - and provide a funding fix for Medicaid - is dead for the legislative session after senators could not agree Tuesday on how to use the $1 billion windfall.
- Bentley: Budget will force tough cuts to Medicaid Updated: Apr-06-16 6:26 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Gov. Robert Bentley on Wednesday warned that Alabama will see painful reductions in Medicaid services under a budget approved this week by the Alabama Legislature.
- State Senate approves $800 million prison construction bill Updated: Apr-05-16 11:08 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - The Alabama Senate on Tuesday approved an $800 million prison construction bill over objections from both parties about a lack of debate on the issue.
- Lawmakers vote to override Bentley budget veto Updated: Apr-05-16 10:16 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Alabama lawmakers voted Tuesday to override Gov. Robert Bentley and enact a budget that governor had rejected over Medicaid funding.