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Not All Conservatives Are Cheering On Alabama’s New Abortion Law

Republican Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey’s signature on the strictest abortion law in the country has many pro-lifers cheering on the clear effort to challenge Roe v. Wade. But not all conservatives are pleased with the law. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) said Thursday that the Alabama law banning abortion without an exception for rape and incest goes too far. “I believe in exceptions for rape, incest and life of the mother, and that’s what I’ve voted on,” he said at his weekly press con...
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Alabama Governor Signs Law To Effectively Ban Abortion In The State. What's Next?

On Wednesday, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law a measure that bans abortion at any stage of gestation, except in cases in which the woman's life is in danger. The legislation makes no exceptions for rape or incest, after an amendment to include these cases failed to pass in the state Senate.Experts say that House Bill 314, which makes performing an abortion a felony offense and would punish health providers with up to 99 years in prison, is unconstitutional and will likely be blocked by th...
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Legislator Pushing Abortion Ban in Alabama Says He’s Not ‘Smart Enough to Be Pregnant’

Chris Aluka Berry/ReutersThe bill being considered in the Alabama Senate—which bans abortion outright in the state—was no laughing matter. But multiple times during the debate Tuesday, the gallery descended into snickers at male legislators’ confusion about human biology. The bill’s sponsor, Sen. Clyde Chambliss (R), acknowledged in his opening statement that he was not a doctor, nor was he entirely clear on when a woman can know she is pregnant. “I’m not trained medically so I don’t know the pr...
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Hurricane Michael gains strength, takes aim at north Florida

By JENNIFER KAY and GARY FINEOUT MIAMI — Hurricane Michael swiftly intensified into a Category 2 over warm Gulf of Mexico waters Tuesday amid fears it would strike Florida on Wednesday as a major hurricane. Mandatory evacuations were issued as beach dwellers rushed to board up homes just ahead of what could be a devastating hit. A hurricane hunter plane that bounced into the swirling eye off the western tip of Cuba found wind speeds rising. By 8 a.m. Tuesday, top winds had reached 100 mph, and i...
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GOP Alabama governor side-steps debate with Democratic foe

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Republican Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Friday dismissed a challenge to debate Democratic Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox ahead of the gubernatorial election, saying only reporters and her opponent care about debates. “There are only two people that ever bring up the subject. Y’all in the media and my opponent,” Ivey said […]
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Mobile council asks Alabama governor for Amtrak money

Members of the Mobile City Council are asking Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey to approve funding to help restart passenger train service between New Orleans and the port city
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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey will vote for Roy Moore

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey said Friday she plans to vote for Republican Roy Moore in the state's Senate special election on December 12.
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Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey isn't changing Senate election date

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey said Thursday that the state's Senate special election date will not change, despite national Republican leaders' efforts to get Roy Moore off the ballot.
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