Mar
11
2013

Alabama State University to Hosting Democrats Voices for Change Leadership Summit on April 6th.

The Alabama College Democrats will host their third annual convention and leadership summit at Alabama State University on April 6, 2013.

The event is geared specifically to students in high school and college. The theme of this year’s event will be “Voices for Change,” celebrating the past 50 years of progress and emphasizing how young [...]

Feb
26
2013

Victims are the Citizens

As the Poarch Band of Creek Indians continue to traverse an array of legal filings, the most recent of which filed by Attorney General Luther Strange, legislators who represent the area are stepping in to show their support of the only Native American tribe officially recognized by the state of Alabama.

Alabama Sen. Marc Keahey, [...]

Jan
03
2013

Legislative session to tackle key issues

The Alabama State Legislature will convene for the first session of the new year Tuesday, Feb. 5 and Alabama Sen. Marc Keahey said the focus will likely be on the state’s General Fund once again.

“With the situation with our General Fund we could spend every second from now until the end of session working [...]

Dec
21
2012

Keahey visits Atmore schools

Alabama State Senator Marc Keahey was in Atmore Wednesday, December 12, to visit three local schools – Rachel Patterson Elementary School, Escambia County Middle School and A. C. Moore Elementary School. Sen. Keahey delivered a new Alabama state flag and a check to help with classroom expenses.

Read the entire article at AtmoreNews.com

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Dec
11
2012

Senator Marc Keahey Pre-Files Bill to Reverse Property Tax Increase on the Disabled

During the 2012 legislative session, HB 120 passed unanimously in both the House and the Senate. It was portrayed as a bill to eliminate the inequities on property tax exemptions for the elderly and the disabled. While many deserving senior citizens will benefit due to the bill’s passing, like so many other pieces of legislation [...]