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    Lawmakers, leaders react to Bentley’s resignation, Ivey as new governor

    Mugshot of Gov. Robert Bentley (Source: Montgomery County Sheriff's Office)
    ALABAMA - Reactions from lawmakers and leaders around the state are pouring in following the resignation of Alabama's 53rd governor, Robert Julian Bentley. Bentley resigned amidst allegations he covered up an affair with an aide and plead guilty to misdemeanor charges in relation to...

    ‘To prevent and deter’: Trump’s statement on Syria strike

    AP Photo/Alex Brandon
    By The Associated Press Text of President Donald Trump's statement on Thursday night's cruise missile strike on Syria, as provided by the White House: ___ My fellow Americans: On Tuesday, Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad launched a horrible chemical weapons attack on innocent civilians. Using a deadly nerve agent,...

    Aderholt: Bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act will be released within 10 days

    U.S. Rep Robert Aderholt, R-Alabama CULLMAN - Alabama State Treasurer Young Boozer may have been the featured guest speaker at Saturday’s Cullman County Republican meeting, but it was U.S. Rep. Robert Aderholt, R- Alabama who stole the show.  All eyes were fixed on Aderholt as...

    Aderholt issues statement on Sessions

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Robert Aderholt, R-Alabama today released the following statement regarding allegations of improper meetings between then Sen. Jeff Sessions and Russian diplomats. “The unsubstantiated allegations about Russian coordination are becoming almost like the ‘birther’ issue of the Democratic party,” said Robert...

    Jeff Sessions confirmed as attorney general

    Jeff Sessions testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (Source: AP Photo/Alex Brandon) (RNN) - The Senate has confirmed Sen. Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General. Sessions was confirmed by a vote of 52-47. He needed...

    Alabama AG Strange seeks to replace Sessions in Senate

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange says he will seek the U.S. Senate seat left open if incumbent Jeff Sessions is confirmed to be attorney general under president-elect Donald Trump. Gov. Robert Bentley would appoint Sessions' interim replacement until there's an election...

    ALGOP statement on Sen. Jeff Sessions’ nomination for U.S. attorney general

    Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama MONTGOMERY - On Friday morning, President-elect Donald Trump announced that U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama will serve in his cabinet as U.S. Attorney General. Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement on the nomination: "The Alabama Republican Party is...

    Donald Trump elected president

    AP Photo/Julie Jacobson
    WASHINGTON (AP) - 2:29 a.m. Donald Trump has been elected president of the United States. The Republican nominee won Wednesday after capturing Wisconsin's 10 electoral votes, putting him over the 270 threshold. Voters eager to shake up the nation's political establishment picked the celebrity businessman to...