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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
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 Alabama Economic Development Alliance Begins Work to Implement Accelerate Alabama Plan
Feb. 23, 2012 Governor Bentley Details Plans to Improve Alabama's Roads and Bridges
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
Feb. 9, 2012 Governor Bentley Comments on House Approval of Jobs Bills
Feb. 8, 2012 Governor Bentley Requests Public Assistance for Three Counties Impacted by January Storms
Feb. 7, 2012 Alabama State of the State Address 2012
Feb. 2, 2012 Governor Bentley Participates in Scale Back Alabama
Jan. 25, 2012 Governor Bentley, Legislative Leaders Propose Education Agenda for 2012 Regular Session
Jan. 23, 2012 Governor Bentley Declares State of Emergency as Severe Weather Outbreak Impacts the State
Jan. 20, 2012 Alabama's Unemployment Rate Continues Dramatic Decline
Dec. 30, 2011 Governor Bentley Elected Co-Chair of Appalachian Regional Commission
Dec. 29, 2011 Alabama Medicaid Agency Receives $19 Million Performance Bonus for Efforts to Enroll Uninsured Children in Medicaid
Dec. 28, 2011 Governor Bentley Orders State Agencies to Promote Energy Efficient Practices
Dec. 16, 2011 Alabama's Unemployment Rate Continues Sharp Decline
Dec. 14, 2011 Governor Bentley Calls for Teacher Exemption from Ethics Law
Dec. 9, 2011 Governor Bentley and Legislative Leadership Committed to Making Immigration Law Most Effective in Nation
Dec. 8, 2011 Governor Bentley Announces Adoption Incentive Award for Alabama
Dec. 1, 2011 Governor Bentley Creates Alabama's HIV/AIDS Prevention Task Force
Nov. 29, 2011 Health Insurance Exchange Study Commission Presents Report to Governor Bentley
Nov. 18, 2011 Alabama's October Unemployment Rate Experiences Significant Drop
Nov. 9, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement on Jefferson County Vote to File Chapter 9 Bankruptcy
Nov. 8, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement on Jefferson County Commission Meeting
Nov. 1, 2011 Alabama Leads the Nation in Reading Gains, Meets National Average for the First Time
Oct. 14, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement on Immigration Law Ruling
Oct. 14, 2011 Governor Bentley Announces Crackdown on Synthetic Marijuana
Oct. 13, 2011 Governor Bentley Launches "Work Alabama" and Announces Team to Address Jobs Needs
Sept. 28, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement on Immigration Law Ruling
Sept. 27, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement on Navistar Railcar Plant in Colbert County
Sept. 26, 2011 Governor Bentley Announces Creation of ALVerify
Sept. 19, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement on 11th Circuit Court Decision regarding Lake Lanier
Sept. 16, 2011 Alabama Health Insurance Exchange Study Commission Holds Organizational Meeting
Sept. 16, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement Regarding Jefferson County Commission Decision to Accept Sewer Debt Settlement
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. 29, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement on Illegal Immigration Lawsuit Hearing
Aug. 12, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement Regarding Jefferson County Commission Meeting Today
Aug. 1, 2011 Governor Bentley Statement on New Distribution Facility in Hackleburg
July 19, 2011 Governor Bentley Establishes Alabama Economic Development Alliance
July 12, 2011 Pilot Program Aimed to Help with Debris Removal Ends Today
July 1, 2011 Governor Bentley Requests 60 Day Extension of Operation Clean Sweep
June 22, 2011 Long-Term Community Recovery Partnership to Aid Storm Affected Communities Meets in Montgomery
June 16, 2011 Governor Bentley Establishes Timeline for Closing W.D. Partlow Developmental Center
June 15, 2011 Governor Bentley Signs Pro-Life Bill to Protect the Life of the Unborn
June 8, 2011 Governor Bentley Signs Congressional Redistricting Bill
June 7, 2011 Governor Bentley Signs Emergency Drought Condition Declaration
June 2, 2011 Governor Bentley Praises Legislature for Passing Full Employment Act of 2011
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