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Robert Bentley's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
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
Feb. 10, 2014 Governor Bentley Issues State of Emergency in Preparation for Winter Weather
Dec. 17, 2013 Governor Bentley Announces More Than $30 Million in Grants for Continued Tornado Recovery Efforts
Oct. 11, 2013 Governor Beebe's Weekly Column and Radio Address: High-Tech Disaster Preparation
Oct. 4, 2013 Governor Bentley Issues Statewide State of Emergency Due to Expected Impact from Tropical Storm Karen
Oct. 3, 2013 Governor Bentley Monitoring Tropical Storm Karen, Encouraging People to Stay Prepared
Dec. 25, 2012 Statement from Governor Robert Bentley on Christmas Day Tornadoes, Severe Storms
Dec. 19, 2012 Governor Bentley Awards $15.7 Million for Tornado Disaster Relief
Dec. 17, 2012 Governor Bentley Tasks AL DHS Director Spencer Collier to Develop Formal Incident Response Plan
Sept. 12, 2012 Governor Bentley Goes to Nation's Capital to Secure Fair Funding for Tornado Recovery
April 26, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Sales Tax Holiday for Severe Weather Preparedness Items into Law
April 19, 2012 Governor Bentley Marks One-Year Anniversary of Deadly Tornado
Feb. 28, 2012 Governor Bentley Details Proposal for Sales Tax Holiday on Severe Weather Preparedness Items
Jan. 23, 2012 Governor Bentley Declares State of Emergency as Severe Weather Outbreak Impacts the State
Aug. 31, 2011 Governor Bentley Announces Beginning of Project Rebound Media Campaign with Coaches Saban and Chizik
Aug. 30, 2011 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
Aug. 1, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement on New Distribution Facility in Hackleburg
July 12, 2011 Pilot Program Aimed to Help with Debris Removal Ends Today
June 22, 2011 Long-Term Community Recovery Partnership to Aid Storm Affected Communities Meets in Montgomery
June 7, 2011 Governor Bentley Signs Emergency Drought Condition Declaration
May 1, 2011 Governor Bentley Establishes Governor's Emergency Relief Fund
May 1, 2011 Eleven More Alabama Counties Designated for Disaster Assistance
April 28, 2011 Governor Bentley Announces Approval of Federal Disaster Aid for 8
April 27, 2011 Governor Bentley Declares State of Emergency As Severe Weather Outbreak Impacts the State
April 27, 2011 Governor Bentley Mobilizes Alabama National Guard to Provide Emergency Assistance to Areas Impacted by Storms
April 19, 2011 Governor Bentley Requests Federal Assistance for Two Alabama Counties
April 16, 2011 Governor Bentley Tours Storm Damaged Community in Autauga County
April 15, 2011 Governor Bentley Declares State of Emergency as Severe Weather Outbreak Impacts the State
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