REPUBLICAN CAUCUS SECURES HOUSE PASSAGE OF ALL “ALABAMA FIRST” LEGISLATIVE AGENDA BILLS

REPUBLICAN CAUCUS SECURES HOUSE PASSAGE OF ALL “ALABAMA FIRST” LEGISLATIVE AGENDA BILLS

Montgomery – With Wednesday’s passage of the School Choice and Student Opportunity Act, Speaker Mike Hubbard announced that the Alabama House Republican Caucus has successfully secured approval of all of the bills in its multi-faceted “Alabama First” legislative agenda.

“The House Republican agenda represents a commitment to our constituents that these are the bills we feel are among the most important and most worthy of being prioritized.  Just as we have done in past years, our caucus has kept its word and approved each …

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HOUSE APPROVES REP. MACK BUTLER’S BILL TO PROTECT STUDENT RELIGIOUS EXPRESSION IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS

HOUSE APPROVES REP. MACK BUTLER’S BILL TO PROTECT STUDENT RELIGIOUS EXPRESSION IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Montgomery – The House of Representatives on Wednesday awarded its approval to the “Student Religious Liberties Act,” a measure sponsored by State Rep. Mack Butler (R – Rainbow City) and designed to ensure that students retain their constitutional rights to prayer and religious expressions while in public schools.

The bill is part of the House Republican Caucus’s “Alabama First” legislative agenda.

“A series of federal court decisions over the last 50 years has continued to whittle away the rights to prayer and religious expression in schools,” Butler …

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HOUSE APPROVES REP. LYNN GREER’S BILL TO ENSURE THAT SENTENCES FOR CAPITAL CRIMES ARE CARRIED OUT

HOUSE APPROVES REP. LYNN GREER’S BILL TO ENSURE THAT SENTENCES FOR CAPITAL CRIMES ARE CARRIED OUT

Montgomery – The House of Representatives on Wednesday awarded its approval to the “Capital Punishment Preservation Act,” a measure sponsored by State Rep. Lynn Greer (R – Rogersville) and designed to ensure that sentences for capital crimes are carried out by allowing use of the electric chair as the state’s primary means of execution.

The bill is part of the House Republican Caucus’s “Alabama First” legislative agenda.

“Criminal defense lawyers, plaintiff trial lawyers, and liberal death penalty opponents are conspiring to block lethal injection …

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HOUSE APPROVES REP. CHRIS PRINGLE’S “REGULATION REPEAL ACT” TO CLEAN UP ALABAMA CODE

HOUSE APPROVES REP. CHRIS PRINGLE’S “REGULATION REPEAL ACT” TO CLEAN UP ALABAMA CODE

Montgomery – The House of Representatives on Tuesday awarded its approval to the “Regulation Repeal Act,” a measure sponsored by State Rep. Chris Pringle (R – Mobile) and designed to reduce regulations and clean up Alabama’s Code of Laws by removing outdated statutes.

The bill is part of the House Republican Caucus’s “Alabama First” legislative agenda.

“Republicans are committed to reducing red tape and removing regulations, so we reached out to each state agency and requested a list of laws that are no longer …

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HOUSE APPROVES REP. DONNIE CHESTEEN’S “TRUTH IN SALARY ACT” FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYEES AND EDUCATORS

HOUSE APPROVES REP. DONNIE CHESTEEN’S “TRUTH IN SALARY ACT” FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYEES AND EDUCATORS

Montgomery – The House of Representatives on Tuesday awarded its approval to the “Truth in Salary Act,” a measure sponsored by State Rep. Donnie Chesteen (R – Geneva) and designed to ensure that state government employees and education workers understand the full value of their taxpayer-funded compensation packages.

The bill is part of the House Republican Caucus’s “Alabama First” legislative agenda.

“Responsible governing demands transparency and accountability and no one deserves to be fully informed more than our state employees and educators,” Chesteen said.  “Just …

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