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Governor Ivey Urges Alabama Citizens to Obtain STAR ID by Federal Deadline of Oct. 1, 2020
October 1, 2019

Governor Ivey Urges Alabama Citizens to Obtain STAR ID by Federal Deadline of Oct. 1, 2020

MONTGOMERY –Governor Kay Ivey and Hal Taylor, Secretary of the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), on Tuesday kicked off the countdown to a federal deadline requiring a more secure identification to fly domestically on commercial aircraft and to enter military bases and certain federal facilities. During the press conference, Governor
Rep. Jack Edwards Flag Memo
September 27, 2019

Rep. Jack Edwards Flag Memo

Governor Ivey Issues Statement on Passing of Former Congressman Jack Edwards
September 27, 2019

Governor Ivey Issues Statement on Passing of Former Congressman Jack Edwards

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Friday issued the following statement on the passing of former U.S. Rep. Jack Edwards. “Congressman Jack Edwards served his state and nation with the highest degree of integrity. As a young Marine, he proudly wore the uniform of his country during the Korean War;
Governor Ivey Appoints Leigh Gwathney as Chair of Board of Pardons and Paroles
September 23, 2019

Governor Ivey Appoints Leigh Gwathney as Chair of Board of Pardons and Paroles

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Monday announced that she is appointing Leigh Gwathney to serve as chair of the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles. The governor signed Gwathney’s appointment letter this afternoon. During the 2019 Regular Session, Governor Ivey and Attorney General Steve Marshall championed legislation aimed at
Governor Ivey Issues Statement
September 19, 2019

Governor Ivey Issues Statement

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday issued the following statement: “Throughout my life, I am constantly reminded that I have so much for which to be thankful; God has been incredibly gracious to me.  “One of the highest honors you have given me is serving as your governor. “Because
Governor Ivey Issues Statement Following Death of Tuscaloosa Police Officer Dornell Cousette
September 17, 2019

Governor Ivey Issues Statement Following Death of Tuscaloosa Police Officer Dornell Cousette

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Tuesday issued the following statement regarding the incident in Tuscaloosa Monday evening, which fatally wounded Dornell Cousette, a 13-year veteran of the Tuscaloosa Police Department. “Monday evening, I was devastated to learn of the news that Alabama lost our fourth law enforcement officer to
Governor Ivey Announces Report Ranks Alabama No. 1 for Jobs from Foreign Investment in 2018
September 12, 2019

Governor Ivey Announces Report Ranks Alabama No. 1 for Jobs from Foreign Investment in 2018

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday announced that a highly respected survey of international corporate investment decisions from experts at IBM Services names Alabama as the top U.S. state for job creation from foreign investment in 2018. Alabama also scored high rankings in other metrics related to foreign investment