Category: <span>Primary</span>

ADN Inside Politics: State of play on gambling
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ADN Inside Politics: State of play on gambling

Alabama lawmakers are ready to move forward with a bill calling for a statewide vote on a lottery - and only a lottery. According to multiple state senators, Senate Bill 320 will reach the Senate floor today when the body gavels in at 2:30 p.m. Yet, mere hours before debate begins, negotiations on a path forward on the issue of gambling are still very much in flux.

House briefs: Distracted driving bill fails
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House briefs: Distracted driving bill fails

By CAROLINE BECK, Alabama Daily News MONTGOMERY, Ala. – A bill that would have prohibited the use of hand-held cell phones and other electronic devices while driving failed to pass the House by one vote on Tuesday.    The final vote on the bill was 47-48 with four members abstaining. House Bill 90 is sponsored by...

Legislature sends alcohol delivery bill to governor
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Legislature sends alcohol delivery bill to governor

Bill would allow customers to have alcoholic products home delivered from grocery or liquor stores and restaurants. It also sets up a delivery license process, fees and rules for alcohol delivery.Birmingham-based grocery delivery company Shipt supported the legislation saying it meets an existing demand.

Daily News Digest – April 6, 2021
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Daily News Digest – April 6, 2021

Busy day, week ahead in the State House; Poll: workers concerned about transportation, childcare, benefits; Biden infrastructure plan could avoid filibuster; McConnell warns corporations of political 'bullying'; Baylor dominates Zags to win it all