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Alabama House, Governor at Odds over Budget

Updated: 03/15/2016 - The Alabama House of Representatives is expected to vote on a lean General Fund budget that Gov. Robert Bentley has already threatened to veto over Medicaid funding.

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Alabama Governor Visits Troubled Prison

Updated: 03/15/2016 - Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley says prison uprisings will occur in other facilities in the state if the problems of overcrowding and under-staffing aren't addressed.

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ACA Still on Republican Radar

Posted: 03/14/2016 - Both houses of Congress voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act in January. Even though the president vetoed the legislation, many Republicans are still working to chip away at Obamacare.

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Another Uprising Monday at Alabama Prison

Posted: 03/14/2016 - A prisoner stabbed a fellow inmate Monday and inmates barricaded themselves in a dorm at an Alabama prison that was the site of weekend uprisings.

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Alabama Jobless Rate Unchanged

Posted: 03/14/2016 - Alabama's unemployment rate remains unchanged even though the state added more than 8,000 jobs in January.

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Officers Find Contraband in Prison

Posted: 03/14/2016 - Corrections officers say they found 30 cellphones, makeshift knives and other contraband during a search after an uprising at Alabama's Holman prison.

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Judge Orders Tapes Turned over in Hubbard Case

Posted: 03/10/2016 - A judge has ordered a political consultant to turn over recordings of phone conversations he had with the lead prosecutor in Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard's ethics case.

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Feds Seek Dismissal of Refugee Lawsuit

Posted: 03/09/2016 - The federal government is asking a judge to dismiss Alabama's lawsuit over refugee settlement, saying states have no "veto power" over refugee placement decisions.

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Sumter County Raid Investigation Latest

Updated: 03/09/2016 - A day after an FBI raid at the Sumter County Sheriff's Department, the head of the county's Board of Commissioners is speaking to Newscenter 11 about what agency is currently handling law enforcement within the county.

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High Court Voids Alabama Ruling

Posted: 03/07/2016 - The U.S. Supreme Court says Alabama's top court went too far when it tried to upend a lesbian mother's adoption of her partner's children.

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