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Retail Association adds to its March primary endorsements

Retail Association adds to its March primary endorsements

MONTGOMERY – Alabama Retail Association PAC, the Alabama Retail Association’s federal political action committee, this week made endorsements in two Alabama congressional races. In advance of the March 3 primary, the Alabama Retail Association’s PACs have made endorsements in the…

Flooding prompts governor to declare a state of emergency

Flooding prompts governor to declare a state of emergency

At noon Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, Gov. Kay Ivey declared a state of emergency in all 67 Alabama counties related to flooding. The statewide emergency proclamation prohibits price gouging and eases transportation restrictions for the movement of emergency supplies throughout…

Senate next to consider making shoplifting a separate crime

Senate next to consider making shoplifting a separate crime

In a qualified 7-4 vote, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved legislation Wednesday, Feb. 12, to create a separate crime of shoplifting in Alabama. The bill now goes to the full Senate for consideration. Several committee members indicated changes to SB62…