Governor Ivey Welcomes 50 New Jobs at Briggs & Stratton’s Auburn Facility
October 30, 2017

Governor Ivey Welcomes 50 New Jobs at Briggs & Stratton’s Auburn Facility

AUBURN – Governor Kay Ivey on Monday announced that Milwaukee-based Briggs & Stratton Corp. plans to begin production of Vanguard big block V-twin engines at its Auburn location in 2018, ultimately creating approximately 50 new jobs for the area. The project involves a $12 million investment from the company. “Briggs
October 28, 2017

Inaugural Olan Cunningham Baseball Camp Day

October 24, 2017

Auburn Women Week

October 24, 2017

Domestic and International Adoption Awareness Month

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, according to Lifeline Children’s Services, there are approximately 153 million children in crisis of becoming an orphan in the world. In addition, there are 7 million orphans in institutional care internationally; and WHEREAS, the State of Alabama believes all children deserve the chance
October 23, 2017

Governor Ivey Announces Grant to Improve Workforce Development

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Monday announced that the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices has chosen Alabama as one of six states to participate in a policy academy focused on work-based learning aimed at producing a skilled workforce. Work-based learning blends work experience and applied learning to
Alabama’s Unemployment Rate Lowest in History at 3.8%</br><span style='color:#000000;font-size:75%;'>State at lowest unemployment rate in history; nearly 50,000 more Alabamians are working today than one year ago</span>
October 20, 2017

Alabama’s Unemployment Rate Lowest in History at 3.8%
State at lowest unemployment rate in history; nearly 50,000 more Alabamians are working today than one year ago

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced today that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted September unemployment rate is 3.8%, down from August’s rate of 4.2%, and well below September 2016’s rate of 6.0%.  The last time Alabama’s unemployment rate was this low was in April 2007, when it also measured 3.8%, the lowest rate
October 19, 2017

Schizoaffective Disorder Awareness Month

October 16, 2017

Governor Ivey Announces Special Election Dates for House District 21

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Monday signed a proclamation to set the special election dates for Alabama House District 21. Governor Ivey set the primary for Tuesday, January 9, 2018, runoff for Tuesday, March 27, 2018 and the general election Tuesday, June 12, 2018. If there is no need
October 13, 2017

Chess Day

October 11, 2017

C. difficile Infection Awareness Month