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    Gudger, Shedd visit Holly Pond for town meeting

    HOLLY POND, Ala. - Rep. Randall Shedd, R-Fairview and Sen. Garlan Gudger, R-Cullman on Tuesday night visited Holly Pond for the first in a series of community meetings sponsored by the Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce to bring the legislators face to face with...

    Meet your legislators at August town hall meetings

    CULLMAN, Ala. - The Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center’s Governmental Affairs Committee this month will host three community forums featuring Cullman’s local legislative delegation.  Each meeting will feature a local state representative in his specific district alongside Sen. Garlan Gudger, R-Cullman. The...

    Gudger addresses abortion bill at Republican Women meeting

    CULLMAN, Ala. – The Cullman County Republican Women Tuesday evening welcomed Sen. Garlan Gudger, R-Cullman as the featured speaker at its monthly meeting. Gudger’s remarks focused on the feedback after the passing of the Human Life Protection Act (HB 314) in May, his experience...

    Mental health bill sponsored by Gudger, Shedd passes Legislature, goes to Ivey

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - The Alabama Legislature on Thursday passed a bill that would allow people who have been temporarily committed for mental health reasons to be kept for further care, even after the expiration of their court-ordered commitments, under certain conditions.  The bill was...

    Gudger praises Gov. Ivey for signing abortion ban

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    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Sen. Garlan Gudger, R-Cullman issued a statement Thursday praising Gov. Kay Ivey for signing House Bill 314 into law Wednesday. Gudger's statement, in full: “I appreciate Governor Ivey standing strong for life by signing House Bill 314 into law. “I am a pro-life voice...

    Randall Shedd appointed to Joint Legislative Transportation Committee

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Rep. Randall Shedd, R-Fairview has been appointed by Alabama Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon to the Joint Legislative Transportation Committee. Shedd issued the following statement Thursday: 'I want to thank Alabama Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon for appointing me this week...

    Aderholt introduces bill to raise the age to buy tobacco products to 21, implement more age restrictions on vaping

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Robert Aderholt, R-Alabama on Thursday released the following statement in regard to the introduction of his bill, Stopping Consumption of Tobacco by Teens (SCOTT Act), to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products to 21 and to also require...

    Cullman probate judge addresses lack of New Canaan votes in school tax referendum

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    Cullman County Probate Judge Tammy Brown (Cullman County Courts) CULLMAN, Ala. - During last Tuesday’s special school tax renewal referendum, the district in the New Canaan precinct that lies within the corporate limits of the City of Arab turned in no votes from any of...

    GUDGER AMENDMENT SLOWS COMMON CORE REPEAL APPROVED BY STATE SENATE TO ALLOW DEVELOPMENT OF NEW STANDARDS

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    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – On Thursday, the Alabama State Senate voted to repeal the controversial Common Core curriculum used as a standard for public schools across the country.  The bill calls for the State Board of Education to “replace the Common Core Standards for Math...

    Randall Shedd issues statement on ‘yes’ vote for fuel tax

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    Randall Shedd (Cullman Tribune file photo) CULLMAN, Ala. -  Yesterday, the Alabama House of Representatives voted on the fiercely-debated Rebuild Alabama Infrastructure Plan, approving a 10-cent-per-gallon increase in the state gas tax. After five hours of debate, the House approved the bill Friday on an...

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