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Storms pound Alabama, flood threat remains; Medical marijuana debate goes into the night; Revamped gambling package goes to House floor; Biden, Ivey: states not using vaccines could lose them; Cheney could be 'toast' in fight with Trump over GOP future
By TODD STACY, Alabama Daily News MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The House of Representatives will take up a revamped gambling package this week as the Alabama Legislature winds down its final days of the 2021 regular session. In April, the Senate passed a wide-ranging gambling plan that would institute a state lottery, allow for nine casinos...
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