- Lawmaker: Alabama lottery bill 'dead' for session | News FOX10 News
- Alabama lottery bill is 'dead for this session,' says chairman Montgomery Advertiser
- Alabama lottery bill dead for the legislative session WVTM13
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- House sponsor says lottery bill dead for this session AL.com
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Alabama Voices: Time to stop daydreaming about lottery Montgomery Advertiser
- Alabama legislators push lottery bill debate to Wednesday WSFA
- Lottery bill stalls in Alabama House AL.com
- Lottery Bill Stalls in Alabama House, Fails Procedural Vote U.S. News & World Report
- Lottery bill heads to key Alabama House vote WHNT News 19
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Alabama needs its leaders to focus their time on attainable solutions for problems that aren't going away, and on opportunities that might if we refuse to focus.
With the lottery dead, what about the illegal gambling in Alabama? Yellowhammer News
So whether the AG likes the framing or not, he's is preparing to shut down illegal gambling in this state.
State line flooded with lottery players after Alabama lottery fails CBS42.com
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- The paper lottery bill is dead for the season, the House sponsor confirms. The lottery bill in Alabama is hanging on by a thread.
Opinion | Time to stop daydreaming about a lottery alreporter.com
Lottery supporters were left saying “so close …” last week after the latest attempt to establish the game in Alabama collapsed under the weight of competing ...
Alabama, Auburn no stranger to NBA Draft - The Selma Times‑Journal Selma Times-Journal
In a state known primarily for its intense college football rivalry, Alabama and Auburn have both produced lottery picks in the NBA Draft. Alabama has a ...
Alabama Lottery Stalls Before House Can Even Vote on Bill Gambling.com
Attempting to legalize lottery gaming in Alabama has become an annual sport. Each year, a bill is proposed and each year, there's a general agreement that it ...
A look at what passed and failed in the Alabama Legislature AL.com
Alabama lawmakers ended the 2019 legislative session on Friday.
WAAY 31 I-TEAM: Alabama lottery bill rejected due to lawmakers' mixed opinions WAAY
WAAY 31's I-TEAM looked at the winners and losers in Alabama's lottery fight.
Alabama Governor Kay Ivey Quietly Legalizes Daily Fantasy... Casino.Org News
Alabama DFS bill has been signed into law by Governor Kay Ivey but there's still no sign of a lottery on the horizon, despite millions it would bring.
Tennesseans have mixed reactions to Alabama lottery bill not passing WAAY
For another year, Alabamians will have to cross state lines to buy lottery tickets.
Opinion | Forget a paper lottery, the Poarch Creeks have a much bigger proposal for gambling in Alabama alreporter.com
One much bigger than a simple paper lottery. One bigger than a handful of gambling machines at a few casinos. Subscribe to APR's daily newsletter. “We want ...
Opinion | The lottery is dead. Long live the lottery alreporter.com
The paper-only lottery bill appears to have mercifully died in the House. It should have failed in the Senate because it was never more than a diversion to ensure ...
Opinion | Alabama Senate is rotten at the top alreporter.com
There is something terribly wrong when two influential senators can lie, cheat and defraud the people without retribution. As the Scottish novelist Walter Scott ...
Speaker McCutcheon: There aren't the votes to pass the lottery alreporter.com
Thursday, Speaker of the House Mac McCutcheon, R-Monrovia, spoke to reporters about the prospects of reconsidering controversial lottery legislation.
With Most States Under One Party’s Control, America Grows More Divided The New York Times
It is the first time in more than a century that all but one state legislature is dominated by a single party, and lawmakers have pushed in opposite directions.
Lottery fails on procedural vote, leadership trying to save it alreporter.com
The Alabama House of Representatives rejected the lottery bill on its first procedural vote on Tuesday before any amendments could be introduced or final ...
Possible changes that could prevent takeover of Alabama prisons WSFA
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Sizeable changes are coming to Alabama's criminal justice system and its prisons. The reforms were ordered by the U.S. ...
A Look Back At The 2019 Alabama Legislative Session Bama Politics
The 2019 Alabama Legislative Session was one of the most controversial sessions in Alabama history so let's look at what all was accomplished and what was ...
Alabama lottery bill fails on procedural vote in House WTVY, Dothan
A bill to start a state lottery in Alabama failed on a procedural vote in the House of Representatives.
What Alabama lawmakers did, did not accomplish this year WBRC
Alabama state lawmakers wrapped up the legislative session Friday after several long nights and intense debates.
Opinion | A better Alabama is up to you alreporter.com
A decent lottery that, if approved by voters, we could use to establish a college scholarship program, additional tech training in high schools, expanded pre-K ...
State Sen. Cam Ward: ‘I don’t think you bring back a lottery’ in proposed prison special session Yellowhammer News
The Alabama legislature was not able to come to an agreement on a lottery this past general session, meaning the body will likely address it in the future.
‘Culverwho?’: University of Alabama System returns $21.5 million donation, strips name from law school Yellowhammer News
TUSCALOOSA — Hugh F. Culverhouse, Jr.'s $21.5 million donation to the University of Alabama has been returned and his name has been permanently ...
Report: Hugh Culverhouse, Jr. curses at God, University of Alabama following state’s abortion ban Yellowhammer News
Millionaire Florida resident Hugh Culverhouse, Jr. directed some explicit comments at lawmakers in both his home state and in Alabama, as well as the ...
Local seniors celebrated at appreciation day - Valley Times-News Valley Times-News
LANETT — Lanett seniors were celebrated with gifts, songs and a hot dog lunch Saturday afternoon in the senior center cafeteria for the second annual Senior ...
Wood gives legislative update to Commission - Valley Times-News Valley Times-News
LaFAYETTE — State Rep. Debbie Wood stopped by the Chambers County Commission meeting Monday night to update the commissioners about laws that ...
Hachimura hopes his success helps growth of Japan basketball Turn to 10
NEW YORK (AP) — Rui Hachimura used to adore a manga and anime series called "Slam Dunk," which followed a high school basketball team's trials and ...
Lottery Bill Dies, Local Hoops Star Chooses LSU: The Week In News Patch.com
Lottery Bill Dies, Local Hoops Star Chooses LSU - Birmingham, AL - Check out the big news stories on Patch from the week of May 19-25 - from national stories ...
House Democrats respond to prisons, corrections plan — Alabama Political Reporter alreporter.com
Alabama House Democrats released a statement in response to the Alabama Department of Corrections release of the strategic plan to comply with Department ...
Public service planned for Bart Starr in native Alabama Minneapolis Star Tribune
A public memorial *service* is being planned in Alabama for former NFL quarterbacking great Bart Starr.
Alabama Senate passes lottery bill AL.com
The Alabama Senate passes lottery bill 21-12. The bill needed 21 votes to pass.
Could we see a lottery proposal to help fund prisons? WSFA
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Alabama's prisons have been grossly underfunded for years and lawmakers need to make reforms to avoid a federal takeover.
AL House Minority Leader: 2019 ‘worst session’ WHNT News 19
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - Some Alabama lawmakers are breathing a sigh of relief following a controversial few months. The 2019 legislative session is mostly in the ...
The incarceration lottery: Alabama gambling bill gives nothing to education AL.com
This is an opinion column. The Alabama Senate passed a lottery bill Thursday, and now it's headed to the Alabama House. But before you start itching for ...
Lottery bill heads to Alabama House vote as old arguments re-surface Montgomery Advertiser
Fate of legislation uncertain amid concerns over distribution and attempts to preserve electronic bingo at the dog tracks.
Don Siegelman finishes probation for bribery Alabama Today
A judge has ended probation for former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman, who went to federal prison in a bribery scheme.
Alabama lawmakers head toward lottery vote NBC 15 WPMI
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Lawmakers are headed to a vote on lottery legislation next week, as supporters aim to change Alabama's status as one of the few ...
2nd lottery bill filed in the Alabama Senate Montgomery Advertiser
The push for an Alabama lottery is now a competition. Sen. Greg Albritton, R-Range, filed a lottery bill this week that would establish a state lottery and limit it to ...
Republican Roulette: All lotteries are not created equal AL.com
Alabama's gambling wars are near an end, but who wins?
This week could determine fate of Alabama lottery bill AL.com
Alabama voters could learn this week whether they are likely to have their say on establishment of a state lottery. On Tuesday, the House of Representatives is ...
Alabama Lawmakers File Bills to Legalize State Lottery, Sports... Casino.Org News
Two state senators have filed bills in the Alabama Legislature to create a state lottery. In addition, a state representative has put forward two bills that would ...
State Sen. Orr: Lottery could be on the November 2020 ballot Yellowhammer News
The 2019 legislative general session was a miss for lottery proponents. Despite the Senate's narrow passage of a lottery bill, the House could not come together ...
Alabama lottery bill faces uncertain fate as it heads to House WHNT News 19
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — After clearing the state Senate without a vote to spare, a proposal to establish a state lottery in Alabama faces an uncertain outlook ...
2019 AL Legislative Session: Tragic and Pathetic Bama Politics
Whether it was the cruel political grandstanding that led to the draconian abortion ban or the almost comic rebuke of yoga as a school elective, the significant ...
Alabama Sports Betting Complicated By Decades-Old Lottery Debate Sports Handle
Alabama recently joined the sports betting conversation under a bill filed on Tuesday. However, sports gambling will be just one piece of the puzzle for a state ...
Long shot: Latest Alabama lottery bill faces uncertain prospects Montgomery Advertiser
Republican senator will file legislation to allow vote on lottery, but GOP leadership seems unenthusiastic.
Possible changes to Alabama lottery bill CBS42.com
A bill that would allow a paper-only lottery in Alabama faces has an uncertain outlook as it heads to the house. House members are hoping to make changes to ...
Alabama Governor Signs Pay Equity Legislation Lexology
On October 22, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a press release indicating that, effective Monday, October 27, a new…
Alabama legislative committee advances lottery bill WHNT News 19
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A legislative committee has advanced legislation that seeks to start a state lottery in Alabama. The House Economic Development ...
Alabama lottery plan approved by committee AL.com
As it now stands, 75 percent of net lottery revenue would go to the General Fund and 25 percent to the Education Trust Fund.
Alabama needs a lottery AL.com
It is easy to get caught up in the hype and excitement surrounding even the slightest sliver of a chance at winning. Alabamians make the drive to the Tennessee, ...
Alabama lottery bill faces rocky road Tuscaloosa News
The sponsor of legislation to create a paper lottery in Alabama says getting the bill to final passage may be difficult.“It's a rocky road between here and there,” ...
VIDEO: Culverhouse vs. UA, Trump and Biden battle in Iowa, the Bentley saga could be over and more on Guerrilla Politics Yellowhammer News
Radio talk show host Dale Jackson and Dr. Waymon Burke take you through this week's biggest political stories.
Alabama lottery proceeds would go to debt, General Fund AL.com
A plan to establish an Alabama Lottery narrowly survived in the Legislature this week.
Now is the time for an Alabama Lottery AL.com
Governor Ivey has said in the past that she would like to give the people of Alabama the opportunity to vote on a lottery.
Jay Bilas talks NBA draft, Ja Morant's talent and Dwight Howard regret New York Post
ESPN college hoops analyst Jay Bilas talks with The Post's Justin Terranova about Ja Morant's rise, the mystery after No. 3 and a Dwight Howard mistake.
VIDEO: The tariff threat, Jones is for impeachment, the border crisis drags on and more on Guerrilla Politics … Yellowhammer News
Jackson closes the show with a "parting shot" calling for Governor Kay Ivey to sign the bill that calls for the castration of sex predators..
Alabama senator announces lottery plan AL.com
Sen. Jim McClendon, a Republican from St. Clair County who sponsored lottery legislation in 2016, is back with a new proposal this year.
Alabama lawmakers to consider bills on abortion, lottery, education AL.com
A bill to make abortion a felony in Alabama could get final passage in the Senate on Tuesday.
Alabama committee narrowly rejects concealed carry bill WHNT News 19
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A legislative committee on Tuesday narrowly defeated legislation that would abolish Alabama's requirement to obtain a state ...
Dueling lottery bills to go before Alabama lawmakers WHNT News 19
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama lawmakers are holding a public hearing on dueling lottery proposals. The Senate Tourism and Marketing Committee is ...
Viewpoint: Lottery proposal a bad bill for Alabama Birmingham Business Journal
Before the Alabama legislative session kicked off, we cautioned lawmakers against passing a lottery bill that would simply help fund the government's existing ...
Alabama lottery plan changed; vote next week AL.com
The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee is holding a public hearing on the bill proposing an amendment to the state Constitution to establish ...
Fate of Alabama lottery could hinge on November elections AL.com
A lottery could potentially pump $300 million annually into Alabama's economy and even more if sports betting is legalized.
Walker: An Alabama Lottery would not target the poor, but fearmongers do AL.com
Well, we can all relax now. The Senate is preparing to vote on a bill that would prohibit Alabama counties and cities from banning plastic bags at grocery stores ...
Roll Sports Betting Tide: New Bill Appears In Alabama Legal Sports Report
The list of states that have considered or introduced sports betting bills now stands at 37 after an unlikely state -- Alabama -- joined the party on Tuesday.
Opinion | Alabama lottery: What's at stake — Alabama Political Reporter alreporter.com
Over the past few weeks, I have written a number of stories and columns detailing the specifics of potential lottery bills and what their effect on this state and its ...
Alabama lottery bills making progress since introduction one week ago WKRG News 5
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WKRG) — No one has picked winning Powerball numbers in the country since last year. The jackpot has ballooned to $750 million dollars ...
Alabama House Democrats call for lottery, medical marijuana AL.com
The Alabama House Democratic Caucus said it's legislative agenda is based on "kitchen table issues."
Sources: More 'tribe-friendly' gambling bill on the way alreporter.com
On Wednesday, numerous lawmakers told APR that they had been informed by lobbyists working for the Poarch Band of Creek Indians that Senate President ...
Looking for legislative lottery action? Don't hold your breath. Montgomery Advertiser
Senate leader doesn't plan to make legislation a priority in coming session.
Virginia Tech Among Leading Candidates To See First-Round NBA Draft Droughts End Forbes
With Nickeil Alexander-Walker looking like a borderline lottery pick, Virginia Tech's 33-year absence from the NBA draft's first round will end this week.
Which States Allow DFS Betting Sites DraftKings and FanDuel? WSN
Full 2019 guide to which US states allow DFS betting sites - Find out where you can play daily fantasy sports for cash on DraftKings and FanDuel.
Louisiana Passes Fantasy Sports Tax Hike and Sports Betting Amendment VegasSlotsOnline
A Louisiana bill will introduce a new 15.5% tax rate for online fantasy sport and a sports betting amendment to pave the way for legal sports betting,
Alabama House of Representatives to take up lottery bill Tuesday WHNT News 19
ARDMORE, Ala. - The residents of Ardmore, Alabama are uniquely positioned to see what the lottery can do for a community. Just across the state line in ...
Opinion | Del Marsh: Let the people vote on a lottery and gaming (2015) alreporter.com
Senate President Pro Tempore Del Marsh in 2015 wrote the Op-Ed below. His opinion was widely circulated throughout the state. Recently, Marsh appears to ...
Editorial: Some truths about a lottery in Alabama Anniston Star
Now that lottery bills have again entered the Alabama Legislature, let's talk the truth about our state and state-run lotteries.
Gas tax plan might bring new calls for Alabama lottery AL.com
A proposal to increase state fuel taxes by 10 cents a gallon over three years is expected to be the dominant issue in the legislative session that starts Tuesday.
Alabama Legislative Update: Lottery, unemployment compensation and more Birmingham Business Journal
Here's what businesses should know from the past week in the Alabama Legislature.
EDITORIAL | State lottery could greatly benefit Alabama The Auburn Plainsman
Alabama's budget is sorely needing sources of funding. No longer can the state face more budget cuts, and Alabama's politicians are unwilling to increase the ...
Bill to protect VictoryLand bingo gets committee hearing Montgomery Advertiser
The arguments on Wednesday over a VictoryLand bill focused on what the bill could mean for gambling statewide, and what bingo raids did to the county where ...
Alabama one of 6 states left without a lottery NBC 15 WPMI
Alabama lawmakers plan to consider at least one lottery proposal in the upcoming legislative session starting later this month. The last time the people voted on ...
Alabama’s Longtime Hostility to Gambling Shows Signs of Fading The New York Times
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Even more than its Bible Belt neighbors, Alabama has steadfastly resisted legalizing gambling for generations. The clout of evangelical ...
Alabama lawmakers could vote on lottery next week News Courier
Alabama's next best chance at a statewide lottery could hit the state House floor as early as Tuesday, a lawmaker said this week.
Lawmakers prepared to discuss lottery legislation in upcoming session WHNT News 19
MADISON, Ala. - Lawmakers say it's likely they will debate bringing a lottery to the state of Alabama during the upcoming legislative session. North Alabama ...
Poarch Band of Creek Indians respond to ‘unwarranted’ Muscogee lawsuit — ‘It deeply saddens us’ Yellowhammer News
The Poarch Band of Creek Indians (PCI) on Wednesday responded to an “unwarranted” lawsuit that was filed by the Oklahoma-based Muscogee (Creek) Nation ...
VictoryLand amendment fails in Alabama Senate Montgomery Advertiser
A bill aimed at protecting electronic bingo at VictoryLand in Macon County fell two votes short of passage in the Alabama Senate on Thursday morning.
Chance or skill? Daily fantasy sports debate reignited in Alabama AL.com
Legislation that legalizes daily fantasy sports was approved by a House committee on Wednesday. The same debate -- a game of chance or skill -- continues to ...
House Committee approves lottery bill — Alabama Political Reporter alreporter.com
On Wednesday, the House Economic Development and Tourism Committee gave a favorable report to a constitutional amendment that would create a state ...
Alabama house delays vote on distracted driving bill WHNT News 19
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama House of Representatives has delayed a vote on an effort to ban the use of handheld cellphones while driving.
Alabama House committee wants lottery bill to give education part of the revenue Yellowhammer News
The Alabama House Economic Development and Tourism Committee on Thursday morning held a public hearing on and adopted a substitute version of SB 220 ...
How much money do Alabama residents spend on lottery tickets across state lines? CBS42.com
We are looking into how much money Alabama residents are spending on lottery tickets across state lines. . For the latest stories in breaking news, videos, and ...
OUR VIEW: Time for a lottery and fairness The Alexander City Outlook
The Alabama Legislature has taken on some heavy issues this year — raising the gas tax and approving a stern abortion ban.
New lottery machines could help dog tracks WBRC
An Alabama lawmaker sponsoring a lottery bill in the state legislature said people crossing state lines by the thousands to buy tickets could build support for his ...
Lottery could be on lawmaker's agenda this year AL.com
The Alabama legislature could take up a lottery again this year, according to House Speaker Mac McCutcheon.
7 Things: Barr blames Mueller, Trump promises tariffs on Mexico over immigration, last day for the legislature and more … Yellowhammer News
Barr further explained by saying, “The opinion says you cannot indict a president while he is in office. But he could've reached a decision whether it was criminal ...
Sports betting passes Tennessee House of Representatives after debate over gambling The Tennessean
Legislation to legalize online sports betting in Tennessee passed Wednesday in the House of Representatives, despite a spirited debate from members worried ...
Proposed bill could make the lottery a reality in Alabama WAAY
The Alabama legislature is still hashing out exactly what lottery money would pay for, but education is one of the possibilities.