Proclamations

Proclamations

Amateur Radio Week

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the State of Alabama is home to over 13,000 licensed Amateur Radio Operators who repeatedly demonstrate their immense value to the citizens of this state by providing emergency communications during disasters; and WHEREAS, Amateur Radio Operators generously operate privately owned communication resources for
Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, for two hundred forty years, our Nation’s liberty has been protected and preserved by the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America; and WHEREAS, more than one million Americans, including thousands of Alabamians, who

13th Annual Blue Star Salute Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, it is with great price and boundless admiration that we as Alabamians honor the untold number of men and women of the United States Armed Forces, active and retired, Reserves and National Guard, who have stepped forward in all circumstances throughout American history

Women-Owned Business Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the national growth of women owned businesses is 68 percent with 1,288 new women-owned business starts each year; and WHEREAS, Alabama ranks 15th in the nation for women-owned businesses with a growth rate of 42.5 percent; and WHEREAS, there are an estimated 153,000

National Transportation Week

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, transportation is a vital force in our society. Transportation moves the nation’s goods, delivers the products of our farms and factories, and enables us to live and work where we choose; and WHEREAS, transportation affords us the opportunity for leisure travel, thus educating
Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund was established in 1984 as a private non-profit organization dedicated to telling the story of American law enforcement and making it safer for those who serve; and WHEREAS, the Memorial Fund maintains the National Law Enforcement

Infrastructure Week

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the State of Alabama relies on critical infrastructure to support our daily lives, including our roads and bridges, our railroads and transit systems, our ports and airports, our pipes and water system, our reliable power supply, our access to broadband, and our connectivity

Childhood Apraxia of Speech Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, childhood apraxia of speech (CAS) causes children to have extreme difficulty planning and producing the precise, highly refined and specific series of movements of the tongue, lips, jaw, and palate that are necessary for the production of proper speech; and WHEREAS, it is

Children of Fallen Patriots Day

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, the men and women of our Armed Forces continue to work together to protect and serve the citizens of the United States; and WHEREAS, throughout our nation’s history, many of these patriots have given the ultimate sacrifice to protect our freedoms; and WHEREAS,

National Day of Prayer

Proclamation By the Governor of Alabama WHEREAS, our nation was founded by men who sought wisdom and guidance through prayer; and WHEREAS, the National Day of Prayer was first proclaimed by the Continental Congress in 1775; and WHEREAS, the Congress of the United States, in 1952, enacted legislation setting aside