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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
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 Signs Immigration Law Revisions
May 18, 2012 Governor Bentley Announces April Unemployment Rate Decline
May 17, 2012 Governor Bentley Comments on Toyota Motor Manufacturing Alabama Expansion Announcement
May 17, 2012 Governor Bentley Finalizes Call for Special Session of the Alabama Legislature
May 9, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Unemployment Fraud Penalty Bill
May 8, 2012 Governor Bentley Praises Legislative Approval of Supply Money for Teachers
May 8, 2012 Governor Bentley Comments on Passage of Bills Relating to Homeowners Insurance
May 8, 2012 Governor Bentley Praises Pension Reform Approval
May 8, 2012 Governor Bentley Returns School Calendar Bill with Executive Amendment
May 8, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Bill Prohibiting Texting While Driving
May 3, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Bill Making Business Tax Filings More Efficient
May 1, 2012 Governor Bentley, State Health Officer Discuss Consequences of Underfunding Medicaid
May 1, 2012 Governor Bentley Praises New Jobs Coming to Montgomery Area
May 1, 2012 Governor Bentley Announces Economic Development Project Bringing More than 500 New Jobs to Alabama
April 26, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Sales Tax Holiday for Severe Weather Preparedness Items into Law
April 20, 2012 Alabama's Unemployment Rate Falls Again, March's Rate is 7.3%
April 19, 2012 Governor Bentley Marks One-Year Anniversary of Deadly Tornado
April 18, 2012 Governor Bentley Discusses Coastal Restoration Projects
April 14, 2012 Governor Bentley Responds to AEA Rally
April 10, 2012 Governor Bentley Praises Senate Approval of Pension Reform Proposals
April 10, 2012 Governor Bentley Praises Senate Approval of Streamlined Business Tax Filing
April 10, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Aviation Amendment as part of Economic Development Agenda
April 6, 2012 Governor Bentley Details Long-Term Plan for Alabama Department of Mental Health
April 5, 2012 Governor Bentley Discusses Revisions of Alabama Immigration Bill
April 4, 2012 Governor Bentley Signs Bill to Help Unemployed Veterans Find New Jobs
March 29, 2012 Alabama Economic Development Projects Increase in 2011
March 22, 2012 Governor Bentley Releases New Details on Transportation Agenda
March 20, 2012 Governor Bentley Praises Senate Approval of Heroes for Hire Act
March 20, 2012 SiO2 Medical Products to Create 300 High-Tech Jobs in Auburn
March 16, 2012 Proration Necessary to Balance State's General Fund Budget
March 15, 2012 Court Sides with Governor Bentley in Lawsuit Brought by Former AEA President
March 14, 2012 Governor Bentley, Legislative Leaders Outline New Options for Alabama Schools and Students
March 7, 2012 Governor Bentley Details Pension Reform Proposals
March 1, 2012 Governor Bentley Discusses Position on Children's Health Insurance Program
Feb. 28, 2012 Governor Bentley Details Proposal for Sales Tax Holiday on Severe Weather Preparedness Items
Feb. 26, 2012 Governor Bentley Co-Chairs Appalachian Regional Commission Meeting, Approves ARC Funding Formula for States
Feb. 23, 2012 Governor Bentley Details Plans to Improve Alabama's Roads and Bridges
Feb. 23, 2012 Alabama Economic Development Alliance Begins Work to Implement Accelerate Alabama Plan
Feb. 22, 2012 Alabama Exports for 2011 Surge to Highest Level Ever
Feb. 16, 2012 Key Component of Governor Bentley's Jobs Agenda Approved by House of Representatives
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