Tag Archives: house of representatives

Lottery vote will not be on Nov. 8 ballot

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Alabama House members blocked the committee meeting on Gov. Robert Bentley’s lottery proposal this afternoon, ensuring that it will not be on the Nov. 8 ballot for Alabamians to vote on. Bentley’s lottery bill, SB 3, had to be reviewed … Continue reading

Posted in Home | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Ten Commandments: Religious document, historical document, or both?

MONTGOMERY (al.com) — A proposed state constitutional amendment pending in the Alabama Legislature brings back the debate about displaying the Ten Commandments on state property. The proposal, by Sen. Gerald Dial, R-Lineville, reads in part: “Property belonging to the state may … Continue reading

Posted in Home | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Breaking News — House of Representatives set to vote on prohibiting abortions

WASHINGTON (BP) — The U.S. House of Representatives is set to vote on a proposal to prohibit abortions based on a baby’s sex. House members were expected to vote on the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act, H.R. 3541, either May 30 or … Continue reading

Posted in Home | Tagged , , | Leave a comment