Category: <span>Aggregated</span>

Daily News Digest – July 8, 2021
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Daily News Digest – July 8, 2021

Second bill targeting Critical Race Theory filed for '22 legislative session; Johnny Ford takes saw to Confederate statue in Tuskegee; State sees uptick in COVID-19 hospitalizations; Job openings rise to record high, layoffs hit record low; Trump files suit against Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

Daily News Digest – July 6
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Daily News Digest – July 6

Anti-rioting bill pre-filed for 2022 session; Britt hauls in $2.24M for Senate campaign; ADPH: Several Alabama counties still at risk for virus; Judge to decide lawsuit over Alabama nuclear plant sale; Op-Ed: Protecting Alabama’s waters requires more than lawsuits

Daily News Digest – June 30, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 30, 2021

Poole, Ledbetter in for Speaker; Inside Alabama Politics - Part Two; Census Bureau dodges challenge to controversial privacy tool; Ivey, 19 other GOP governors oppose Supreme Court expansion; Roads, bridges, jobs: Biden selling big infrastructure deal

Daily News Digest – June 29, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 29, 2021

Speaker won't seek reelection; Inside Alabama Politics - Part One; Crews spend 5th day atop shaky pile of collapsed concrete; 'It definitely feels early': GOP's long race to 2024 begins; Senators to watch as Dems debate changing filibuster rules

Daily News Digest – June 28, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 28, 2021

State making progress to reach 500,000 newly credentialed workers; RIP Sonny Callahand; How does moratorium affect high-vacancy Alabama? Bipartisan infrastructure deal appears back on track after Biden walk-back; US airstrikes target Iran-backed militias in Syria, Iraq

Daily News Digest – June 22, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 22, 2021

'Words cannot explain' tragedy of crash; Kids Count: Alabama 47th in nation for child well-being; Sorrell makes Auditor bid official; Supreme Court win for college athletes in compensation case; Fight over filibuster to begin on elections overhaul bill

Daily News Digest – June 21, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 21, 2021

Investigators seek answers in 'horrific' crash; Biden and Congress return for summer grind; Inflation: the policy and the politics; 'Obamacare' survives again: Supreme Court dismisses big challenge; Lee County man shot, killed after pointing gun at police

Daily News Digest – June 9, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 9, 2021

State of the State House: Officials consider what to do with building in disrepair; Another COVID side effect: Many kids head to summer school; Biden ends GOP infrastructure talks; In Mexico, Harris defends against criticism over border; Feds gauging interest in Gulf of Mexico wind power

Daily News Digest – June 8, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 8, 2021

Alabama's lagging vaccination rates a concern; Katie Britt announces run for U.S. Senate; New testing, 'implied consent' law changes target drugged drivers; Harris to Guatemalans: 'Do not come. Do not come'; Saban inks new 8-year deal through 2028 season

Daily News Digest – June 7, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 7, 2021

Congress returns; Pendergrass to challenge Dismukes for State House; Alabama Air National Guard gets first female general; Testimony: Man led police to son's body after public plea; Selma-to-Montgomery march camps top list of endangered sites

Daily News Digest – June 4, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 4, 2021

Tuberville talks military, vaccines in Montgomery visit; Marshall seeks second term as Alabama attorney general; Jobs report: 559K jobs added in May; US to swiftly boost global vaccine sharing; Pence: I'll likely never see eye to eye with Trump on Jan. 6

Daily News Digest – June 3, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 3, 2021

As prison lease plan fizzles, Ivey, lawmakers considering options; Ivey announces reelection bid; What is dead may never die: I-10 bridge returns to Mobile's plans; Free beer, other new incentives for Biden's 'vaccine sprint'; Trump toys with conservatives on 2024 run

Daily News Digest – June 2, 2021
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Daily News Digest – June 2, 2021

Report: More data, tracking needed on prison education efforts; Britt resigns BCA, readies Senate run; Biden, Capito to meet as infrastructure deadline looms; US formally ends policy for asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico; OPEC to boost oil output as prices rise