May 31, 2019

Governor Ivey Praises Final Approval of Education Trust Fund Budget and Teacher Pay Raise

MONTGOMERY – Today, the Alabama Legislature gave final approval to the Alabama Education Trust Fund budget. The bill will now be sent to Governor Kay Ivey. Governor Ivey released the following statement, following the Legislature’s action: “Once again, we are making historic progress with Alabama’s education system. I am proud
May 31, 2019

Governor Ivey Makes Statement After Final Passage of SB397

MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Legislature on Thursday passed SB397. This bill, sponsored by Sen. Del Marsh, would change Alabama’s current elected State Board of Education to a Commission appointed by the governor and confirmed by the Alabama State Senate, if approved by the people of Alabama with a constitutional amendment.
May 31, 2019

Governor Ivey Issues Statement on Passing of State Representative Jimmy Martin

MONTGOMERY – This morning, state Representative Jimmy Martin passed away from illness. Upon hearing the tragic news, Governor Ivey released the following statement: “Early this morning, state Representative Jimmy Martin lost his battle to cancer. Alabama has truly lost a good man and statesman. His many years of service to
May 30, 2019

Governor Ivey’s Statement on Christopher Lee Price Execution

MONTGOMERY – Christopher Lee Price has been executed for the 1991 murder of 57-year-old Pastor Bill Lynn. After being notified that Mr. Price’s sentence had been carried out, Governor Kay Ivey released the following statement: “Ensuring the safety of the people who call Alabama home is of the highest priority.
May 30, 2019

Governor Ivey Issues Statement on Final Approval of General Fund

MONTGOMERY – Today, the Alabama State Senate gave final approval to the General Fund budget. Governor Ivey released the following statement, following the Senate’s action: “While remaining steadfast in our fiscally conservative approach, we have put forward a General Fund, which provides important funding that moves our state in a
May 30, 2019

Governor Ivey Makes Statement After Final Passage of HB380

MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Legislature on Thursday passed House Bill 380, which reforms the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles. This legislation was sponsored by Rep. Connie Rowe and Sen. Cam Ward. Following the Alabama Legislature’s passage of HB380, Governor Ivey released the following statement: “Too many lives were lost
Governor Ivey Signs Bill Increasing Pay and Expanding Incentives for Corrections Employees
May 29, 2019

Governor Ivey Signs Bill Increasing Pay and Expanding Incentives for Corrections Employees

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey, during a bill signing ceremony on Wednesday, signed into law House Bill 468, sponsored by Rep. Chris England. HB468 provides a two-step pay raise for certain employees of the Alabama Department of Corrections and expands the incentive program to include bonuses for additional training achievements.
May 29, 2019

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

May 29, 2019

Scoliosis Awareness Month

May 29, 2019

National Public Works Week