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Governor Ivey Appoints Circuit Judge Brad Mendheim of Dothan to the Alabama Supreme Court
January 19, 2018

Governor Ivey Appoints Circuit Judge Brad Mendheim of Dothan to the Alabama Supreme Court

MONTGOMERY – Today, Governor Kay Ivey appointed Circuit Judge Brad Mendheim to fill a vacancy on the Alabama Supreme Court created by the resignation of Justice Glenn Murdock. “In appointing someone to serve on the Alabama Supreme Court, it is imperative to appoint someone with impeccable legal credentials and with
Governor Ivey Announces $2.5 Million Grant for Alabama Aviation College Expansion
January 19, 2018

Governor Ivey Announces $2.5 Million Grant for Alabama Aviation College Expansion

OZARK – Governor Kay Ivey announced that Enterprise State Community College will receive $2.5 million dollars to expand the Alabama Aviation College in Ozark. The funds are part of the Alabama Capital Improvement Trust Fund which awards funds for projects that promote economic development and industrial recruitment in the state.
Governor Ivey Announces Alabama Has Record Number of People Working in December</br><span style='color:#000000;font-size:75%;'>Unemployment Rate Remains at Record Low 3.5%</span>
January 19, 2018

Governor Ivey Announces Alabama Has Record Number of People Working in December
Unemployment Rate Remains at Record Low 3.5%

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced on Friday that 2,093,063 people were counted as employed in December, the most ever recorded.  This number is up from November’s count of 2,087,509, and up from December 2016’s count of 2,047,753. Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted December unemployment rate is 3.5%, maintaining last month’s
Governor Ivey Applauds Introduction of General Fund Budget, Comments on Medicaid
January 16, 2018

Governor Ivey Applauds Introduction of General Fund Budget, Comments on Medicaid

MONTGOMERY – Earlier today Senator Trip Pittman, Chairman of the Senate Finance and Taxation General Fund Committee, introduced Governor Kay Ivey’s proposed budget in the Senate. The Governor’s proposed budget sensibly funds state government with prudence and care. “I am pleased to learn that my budget was introduced today by
Governor Ivey Releases Statement on Death of State Representative George Bandy
January 16, 2018

Governor Ivey Releases Statement on Death of State Representative George Bandy

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Tuesday released a statement on the passing of state Representative George Bandy. “I am saddened to hear of the death of state Representative George Bandy. Since his election in 1994, he has been a dedicated public servant to the people of Lee and Russell
Governor Ivey Issues State of Emergency in Preparation for Winter Weather
January 15, 2018

Governor Ivey Issues State of Emergency in Preparation for Winter Weather

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey has issued a State of Emergency effective at 6:00 p.m. Monday for all Alabama counties in preparation for potential severe winter weather. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for a large portion of Alabama in anticipation of snow, sleet and freezing
State of Emergency: Winter Weather
January 15, 2018

State of Emergency: Winter Weather

 
State Public Health Emergency: Influenza
January 11, 2018

State Public Health Emergency: Influenza

 
Toyota-Mazda selects Alabama for $1.6 billion auto plant with 4,000 jobs</br><span style='color:#000000;font-size:75%;'>Project is a joint venture in North Alabama</span>
January 10, 2018

Toyota-Mazda selects Alabama for $1.6 billion auto plant with 4,000 jobs
Project is a joint venture in North Alabama

MONTGOMERY, Alabama — Governor Kay Ivey joined Toyota and Mazda leaders today to announce that the automakers have selected Huntsville, Alabama, as the site of their new joint-venture manufacturing plant. The new plant will have the capacity to build 300,000 vehicles annually, with production split evenly between two lines for
2018 State of the State Address
January 9, 2018

2018 State of the State Address

Watch: Governor Kay Ivey’s 2018 State of the State Address 2018 State of the State Governor Kay Ivey January 9, 2018 President Marsh, Speaker McCutcheon, members of the Alabama Legislature, Chief Justice Stuart, justices of the Alabama Supreme Court, distinguished guests – and my fellow Alabamians: As we begin the 2018