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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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 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
Feb. 26, 2013 Governor Bentley Calls for Support of Alabama Commercial Aviation Business Improvement Act
Feb. 25, 2013 Governor Bentley Issues Statement on Sequestration Concerns
Feb. 20, 2013 Governor Bentley Discusses State Sales Tax Holiday for Severe Weather Preparedness Items
Feb. 20, 2013 Governor Bentley Signs the People's Trust Act
Feb. 19, 2013 Governor Bentley Highlights Need for Expansion of Alabama's Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program
Feb. 13, 2013 Governor Bentley Releases Affordable Homeowners Insurance Commission Report
Feb. 11, 2013 Alabama Exports Hit New Record at $19.5 Billion
Feb. 5, 2013 2013 Alabama State of the State Address
Feb. 4, 2013 Governor Bentley Announces More than 300 New Road and Bridge Projects as Part of ATRIP Initiative
Feb. 4, 2013 Governor Bentley Statement on Conclusion of Dale County Hostage Situation
Jan. 22, 2013 Governor Bentley Details Law Enforcement Efficiency Plans, Upcoming Legislation
Jan. 18, 2013 Alabama's Unemployment Rate Falls to 7.1%
Jan. 15, 2013 Governor Bentley Establishes College & Career Ready Task Force
Jan. 9, 2013 Governor Bentley Begins Chairmanship of Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission
Dec. 27, 2012 Tens of Millions in Additional Savings Identified: Update on Road to a Billion Dollars in Savings, Pending Legislation
Dec. 25, 2012 Statement from Governor Robert Bentley on Christmas Day Tornadoes, Severe Storms
Dec. 21, 2012 Alabama's Unemployment Rate Drops to 7.5%
Dec. 20, 2012 Governor Bentley Appoints New Children's Affairs Commissioner
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
Dec. 14, 2012 Governor Bentley Announces Additional Audit of Alabama State University
Nov. 16, 2012 Alabama's Unemployment Rate Drops to 8.1%
Nov. 13, 2012 Governor Bentley Announces Alabama Will Not Set Up State Insurance Exchange
Nov. 6, 2012 Governor Bentley Issues Statement on Voter Approval of Amendment 2
Oct. 25, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Executive Order Establishing Alabama Medicaid Advisory Commission
Oct. 19, 2012 Alabama's September Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.3%
Oct. 2, 2012 Governor Bentley Discourages Texting While Driving in Video for Driver Education Programs
Oct. 1, 2012 Governor Bentley Declines Decision on ACA Component; Cites Lack of Proper Options & Information
Sept. 28, 2012 Governor Bentley Urges U.S. Corps of Engineers to Change Policy on Lock Usage Along Two Rivers
Sept. 18, 2012 Governor Bentley Statement on Voter Approval of Constitutional Amendment
Sept. 12, 2012 Governor Bentley Goes to Nation's Capital to Secure Fair Funding for Tornado Recovery
Sept. 10, 2012 State Files Rehearing Applications to Defend Ability to Enforce Immigration Law
Aug. 20, 2012 Governor Bentley Responds to 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling on Alabama Immigration Law
Aug. 11, 2012 Governor Bentley Congratulates Representative Paul Ryan
July 19, 2012 Governor Bentley Unveils Road to a Billion Dollars in Savings
July 14, 2012 Governor Bentley Responds to Misleading Report on Romney Financial Documents
July 5, 2012 Stock Up & Stay Safe Thanks to Sales Tax Holiday
July 2, 2012 Governor Bentley, Airbus Executives Announce Alabama Manufacturing Facility
June 29, 2012 Governor Bentley Praises Congressional Approval of RESTORE Act
June 28, 2012 Governor Bentley Responds to U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Obamacare
June 25, 2012 Governor Bentley Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on Arizona Immigration Law
June 24, 2012 Governor Bentley, Alabama EMA Closely Monitoring Tropical Storm Debby
June 21, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Executive Order Aimed at Increasing Efficiencies
June 13, 2012 Governor Bentley Discusses Homeowners Insurance Bills and Benefits for Consumers
June 7, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Executive Order Merging AIDT with Alabama Department of Commerce
June 6, 2012 Governor Bentley Congratulates Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker
June 5, 2012 Governor Bentley Welcomes Hong Kong Commissioner, Business Delegation
May 31, 2012 Governor Bentley Announces More than 100 Road and Bridge Projects as Part of ATRIP Initiative
May 18, 2012 Governor Bentley Announces April Unemployment Rate Decline
May 18, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Immigration Law Revisions
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