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Robert Bentley's Public Statements

Full Name: Robert Julian Bentley
Office: Governor (AL), Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
Primary June 3, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Dianne; 4 Children: Paul, John Mark, Luke, Matthew
Birth Date: 02/03/1943
Birth Place: Columbiana, AL
Home City: Tuscaloosa, AL
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Issue Position: Transportation & Infrastructure
Issue Position: Honesty, Integrity & Ethics
Issue Position: Protecting Our Constitutional Rights
Issue Position: Improving Education
Issue Position: Immigration Reform
Issue Position: Affordable & Accessible Health Care
Issue Position: Curing Alabama's Economy
Issue Position: Law Enforcement & Public Safety
Issue Position: Governance & Public Management
Issue Position: Guaranteeing PACT Contracts
Issue Position: Family & Social Values
Issue Position: Supporting Our Veterans
Issue Position: Protecting Personal Property
Aug. 22, 2014 Governor Bentley Establishes Alabama Drone Task Force
Aug. 15, 2014 Alabama's July Unemployment Rate is 7.0%
Aug. 11, 2014 Blog: Automotive Industry Ranks Alabama at the Top
Aug. 4, 2014 Governor Bentley Issues Statement on Women's Health and Safety Act Ruling
July 29, 2014 Governor Bentley Sends Senior Advisor to Testify at EPA's Public Hearing on Clean Power Plan Regulations
July 24, 2014 Governor Bentley Announces $19.9 Million in Bond Refinancing Savings
July 22, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immigration Crisis
July 22, 2014 Governor Bentley Appoints Kelly Butler State Budget Officer
July 21, 2014 Blog: The Only Reason We Are Here Is to Recruit Jobs
July 21, 2014 Blog: Promised Jobs Kept
July 18, 2014 Alabama's June Unemployment Rate Holds Steady at 6.8%
July 17, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives; Harry Reid, Majority Leader; Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Export-Import Bank
July 15, 2014 GE Aviation Selects Auburn for High Volume Additive Manufacturing Facility
July 15, 2014 GKN Aerospace Opens Composite Design Engineering Center in Alabama
July 15, 2014 SES to Create 450 jobs with Expansion of Huntsville Manufacturing Operations
July 10, 2014 Governor Bentley and Alabama Team Aim at Aerospace Growth at Farnborough Air Show
July 10, 2014 Governor Bentley to Highlight State's Economic Development Strategic Plan at National Governor's Association Meeting
July 9, 2014 Governor Bentley Appoints Fitzgerald Washington Department of Labor Commissioner
July 7, 2014 Governor Bentley Celebrates Grand Opening of Jack Daniel Cooperage
July 2, 2014 Jobs Announcement
July 2, 2014 Even More Alabamians Are Working, Unemployment Rate Drops
July 1, 2014 Governor Bentley Announces $35 Million in Bond Refinancing Savings
June 26, 2014 Alabama to Open Red Snapper Season in State Waters Every Weekend in July
June 20, 2014 Alabama's May Unemployment Rate is 6.8%
June 10, 2014 Alabama Launches Justice Reinvestment Initiative
May 15, 2014 2013 New & Expanding Industries Report Highlights Solid Year of Economic Development Activity in Alabama
May 13, 2014 Alabama's Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program Leads Nation in Quality for the Eighth Year in a Row
May 8, 2014 Alabama Approved for Federal Disaster Assistance in Five Additional Counties
May 6, 2014 Governor Bentley Requests Federal Disaster Assistance for Five Additional Alabama Counties
April 25, 2014 SBA Disaster Assistance Approved for Jefferson and Surrounding Counties
April 17, 2014 Governor Bentley Releases Alabama Water Resources Management Policy Report
April 11, 2014 Governor Bentley Signs Education Trust Fund Budget
April 8, 2014 Governor Bentley, State Leaders Request Participation in Justice Reinvestment Initiative
April 1, 2014 Governor Bentley Signs Carly's Law
March 21, 2014 Governor Bentley Announces Education Trust Fund Budget Solution
March 7, 2014 Governor Bentley Enlists National Firm to Continue Prison Reform Efforts at Tutwiler
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts
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