Senate rejects vote on Trump's push for $2K checks; Mo finds his huckleberry: Hawley will join election challenge; Jones in quarantine after wife tests positive for COVID-19; The stories that defined 2020; Will Whatley: To better days ahead
Presented by the Alabama Rural Broadband Coalition Good morning! Here’s your Daily News for Wednesday, December 30. 1. COVID-19 update Alabama ranked sixth on the list of states with the most new COVID-19 cases per capita over the past week, according to Johns Hopkins University. Alabama’s latest average positivity rate — the...
Trump vetoes NDAA; COVID veto threat tests GOP loyalty to Trump; Bill would amend parole and probation violation sentencing, ease county jail crowding; Pfizer to supply additional 100M doses of vaccine; Christmas in the ICU
Trump threatens to veto COVID relief with new demands; Bill extends deadline for CARES Act money; Bill would allow businesses, places of worship remain open in emergencies; Consumer relief: bill to end ‘surprise’ medical bills; Auburn hires Bryan Harsin
Good morning! Here’s your Daily News for Tuesday, December 22. 1. Ivey gets vaccine, calls it ‘a safe thing to do’ Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey became one of the first governors on Monday to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, bidding to build public confidence in the vaccinations that will have to be widely administered to...
Congress seals deal on COVID-19 relief; Telemedicine shift helping rural hospitals, patients; People over 75, essential workers next in line for vaccine; Trump floats Sidney Powell as special counsel; Bama to meet Notre Dame in relocated Rose Bowl
Ivey study group on gambling releases report ;Agreement likely from congress on COIVD relief bill ;AL jobless rate drops to 4.4%, still above 2019 level ;AL to get fewer COVID vaccine doses than expected ;Infant mortality rate rises in AL
Ivey extends incentives, clears up tax issue; First COVID-19 vaccine shipments begin; ADOC rejects DOJ lawsuit; Official: Please skip holiday gatherings as virus surges; Congress avert shutdown, buy time for COVID relief talks
State seeing Thanksgiving virus surge; Congress stuck again on COVID deal; K-12 enrollment increases, still down from 2019; 17 AGs, 106 GOP House members sign onto Texas-led election lawsuit; Innovation Commission partners with Stanford's Hoover Institution
Dept. of Justice sues Alabama over violence in prisons; Ivey extends mask mandate; Community colleges seek funding for workforce development, correctional campus; Congress buys time; Hunter Biden tax probe examining Chinese business dealings