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Updates 2017-10-18T15:24:45+00:00

House Republican Leadership Says Successful Renomination Of All GOP Incumbents Indicates Public Is Happy With Work Being Done

June 6th, 2018|0 Comments

After Republican voters successfully renominated all 15 GOP House incumbents who faced opposition on Tuesday’s primary ballot, Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon (R - Monrovia) and House Majority Leader Nathaniel Ledbetter (R - Rainsville) released the following statement: “Since [...]

2018 Legislative Session Recap, March 12th – March 16th

March 16th, 2018|0 Comments

The Alabama House on Tuesday approved a $2 billion state agency budget for 2019, which is roughly $167 million more than the current year’s spending plan. • Under the plan, which has already received Senate approval, the Alabama [...]

2018 Legislative Session Recap, January 22nd – 26th

January 30th, 2018|0 Comments

The Alabama General Fund averted a crisis this week when Congressional Republicans and Democrats reached a comprise on the government shutdown and agreed to fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for the next six years. Roughly 85,000 [...]

2018 Legislative Session Recap, January 15th – 19th

January 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Due to deteriorating weather conditions and Gov. Kay Ivey’s decision to close state government offices all day Wednesday and a half-day on Thursday, the Legislature’s traditional work week was truncated, but important business was still able to be [...]

Speaker Mac McCutcheon Announces House to Hold “Military and Veterans Day” in Chamber on Tuesday, January 16th

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Alabama Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon (R - Monrovia) announced that the House will hold a “Military and Veterans Day” in the chamber on Tuesday, January 16, with a work calendar that is stacked with bills designed [...]

House Republicans Approve Resolutions Urging Respect for American Flag and Support for Border Wall

January 12th, 2018|0 Comments

The House Republican supermajority accomplished two items in its 2018 “Flag, Family, and Country” legislative agenda this week by passing caucus resolutions that call upon Congress to quickly fund and build a secure wall along the U.S./Mexican border [...]

2018 Legislative Session Recap, January 8th – 12th

January 11th, 2018|0 Comments

The Alabama House Republican Caucus accomplished two items in its 2018 “Flag, Family, and Country” legislative agenda this week by passing caucus resolutions that call upon Congress to quickly fund and build a secure wall along the U.S./Mexican [...]

McCutcheon Appoints State Representative Corley Ellis To House Education Budget-Writing Committee

December 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Montgomery - Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon (R - Monrovia) on Wednesday announced that he has appointed State Rep. Corley Ellis (R - Columbiana) to serve on the powerful and influential House Ways and Means Education Committee, [...]

House Republican Caucus Announces 2018 “Flag, Family, and Country” Legislative Agenda

December 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Montgomery - The Alabama House Republican Caucus on Thursday released its 2018 “Flag, Family, and Country” legislative agenda, a package of nine measures designed to provide protections for Alabama families, extend benefits to active duty soldiers and military [...]

Session Began in the Gloom of Impeachment But Ended in Bright Hope for Children and Parents Who Need It Most

September 8th, 2017|0 Comments

The 2017 regular legislative session, which began under the looming clouds of impeachment and adjourned in the bright sunlight of legislation that will provide groundbreaking therapy for thousands of children on the Autism spectrum, is one that deserves [...]

Speaker Mac McCutcheon Announces Randall Shedd to Chair New House Urban and Rural Development Standing Committee

August 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Montgomery – Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon (R – Monrovia) on Monday announced that State Rep. Randall Shedd (R – Cullman) will serve as chairman of the new House Standing Committee on Urban and Rural Development, a [...]

Alabama House Republican Caucus Statement on U.S. Senator John McCain’s Cancer Diagnosis

August 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Montgomery – Alabama House Majority Leader Nathaniel Ledbetter (R – Rainsville) on Thursday released the following statement in response to reports that U.S. Senator John McCain (R – Arizona) has been diagnosed with a glioblastoma brain tumor: “Sen. [...]