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Governor Bentley, State Health Officer Discuss Consequences of Underfunding Medicaid

OFFICE OF GOVERNOR ROBERT BENTLEY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2012 Governor Bentley, State Health Officer Discuss Consequences of Underfunding Medicaid MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley and State Health Officer Dr. Donald Williamson on Tuesday discussed budget challenges facing the Alabama Medicaid Agency and how underfunding the agency would have a dramatic impact on the state’s

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Governor Bentley to Celebrate 50 Years of Boeing in Alabama

OFFICE OF GOVERNOR ROBERT BENTLEY MEDIA ADVISORY FOR EVENT ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 2, 2012 Governor Bentley to Celebrate 50 Years of Boeing in Alabama HUNTSVILLE – Governor Robert Bentley on Wednesday will be in Huntsville to attend the 50th anniversary celebration of the Boeing Company in Alabama. The largest aerospace company in Alabama, Boeing maintains its Strategic Missile & Defense Systems headquarters in Huntsville,

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Governor Bentley Praises New Jobs Coming to Montgomery Area

OFFICE OF GOVERNOR ROBERT BENTLEY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2012 Governor Bentley Praises New Jobs Coming to Montgomery Area MONTGOMERY – Alabama Governor Robert Bentley and Alabama Department of Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield on Tuesday congratulated Hyundai officials for their announcement of a third shift and nearly 900 jobs that will be added to the company’s Montgomery plant in

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ADVISORY: Governor Bentley to Announce Major Economic Development Project for Alabama

OFFICE OF GOVERNOR ROBERT BENTLEY MEDIA ADVISORY FOR EVENT ON TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2012 Governor Bentley to Announce Major Economic Development Project for Alabama MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley on Tuesday will announce a major economic development project that will bring hundreds of jobs to Alabama. The news conference announcing the project will be held in the Old House

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Tax Free Weekend Will Help Alabamians Prepare

For Immediate Release Contact: Pamela Averett 334-242-7875 Tax Free Weekend Will Help Alabamians Prepare. MONTGOMERY – Today, legislators in the Alabama Senate passed HB 436, a bill that would create a special tax free weekend for disaster preparedness items in July. The bill comes in the wake of the terrible storms that ravaged the state last april.

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Armistead: Republican Candidates Are Ready To Take On The Democrats

Armistead: Republican Candidates Are Ready To Take On The Democrats BIRMINGHAM, AL – With most of the election returns in, Public Service Commissioner and former Alabama Republican Party Chairman, Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh, has been declared the winner in the run-off election between her and Chip Brown for the Republican nomination for President of the Public

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Governor Announces FEMA Funding for Disaster Case Management Services for Tornado Survivors

OFFICE OF GOVERNOR ROBERT BENTLEY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 2012 Governor Announces FEMA Funding for Disaster Case Management Services for Tornado Survivors   MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley on Wednesday announced a 12.9 million-dollar Disaster Case Management Grant that will help Alabamians continue the long-term recovery process from the April 2011 tornadoes.   The

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Governor Bentley to Visit Northwest Alabama as Part of Long-Term Recovery Tour

OFFICE OF GOVERNOR ROBERT BENTLEY MEDIA ADVISORY FOR EVENTS ON THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2012 Governor Bentley to Visit Northwest Alabama as Part of Long-Term Recovery Tour MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley will be in the towns of Phil Campbell and Hackleburg on Thursday as part of his week-long tour revisiting areas that were impacted by the April 27, 2011,

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