Governor Robert Julian Bentley's Public Statements


Full Name: Robert Julian Bentley
Current Office: Governor, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last 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
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Issue Position: Curing Alabama's Economy Issue Position: Protecting Our Constitutional Rights Issue Position: Guaranteeing PACT Contracts Issue Position: Affordable & Accessible Health Care Issue Position: Family & Social Values Issue Position: Protecting Personal Property Issue Position: Transportation & Infrastructure Issue Position: Law Enforcement & Public Safety Issue Position: Governance & Public Management Issue Position: Supporting Our Veterans Issue Position: Honesty, Integrity & Ethics Issue Position: Immigration Reform Issue Position: Improving Education 7/02/14 Jobs Announcement 7/02/14 Even More Alabamians Are Working, Unemployment Rate Drops 7/01/14 Governor Bentley Announces $35 Million in Bond Refinancing Savings 6/26/14 Alabama to Open Red Snapper Season in State Waters Every Weekend in July 6/20/14 Alabama's May Unemployment Rate is 6.8% 6/10/14 Alabama Launches Justice Reinvestment Initiative 5/15/14 2013 New & Expanding Industries Report Highlights Solid Year of Economic Development Activity in Alabama 5/13/14 Alabama's Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program Leads Nation in Quality for the Eighth Year in a Row 5/08/14 Alabama Approved for Federal Disaster Assistance in Five Additional Counties 5/06/14 Governor Bentley Requests Federal Disaster Assistance for Five Additional Alabama Counties 4/25/14 SBA Disaster Assistance Approved for Jefferson and Surrounding Counties 4/17/14 Governor Bentley Releases Alabama Water Resources Management Policy Report 4/11/14 Governor Bentley Signs Education Trust Fund Budget 4/08/14 Governor Bentley, State Leaders Request Participation in Justice Reinvestment Initiative 4/01/14 Governor Bentley Signs Carly's Law 3/21/14 Governor Bentley Announces Education Trust Fund Budget Solution 3/07/14 Governor Bentley Enlists National Firm to Continue Prison Reform Efforts at Tutwiler 2/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts 2/23/14 Governor Bentley to Serve as 2014 Appalachian Regional Commission Co-Chair 2/20/14 Governor Bentley Encourages Alabamians to Participate in Sales Tax Holiday for Severe Weather Items 2/13/14 Governor Bentley Issues Statement on Final Passage of Workforce Council Bill 2/10/14 Governor Bentley Issues State of Emergency in Preparation for Winter Weather 1/27/14 Governor Bentley Declares State of Emergency in Preparation for Severe Winter Weather 1/24/14 Governor Bentley's Statement on Unemployment Rate at 6.1% 1/23/14 Governor Bentley Declares State of Emergency Due to Propane Gas Shortage 1/16/14 Governor Bentley Announces Support for Legislation to Strengthen Alabama's Open Meetings Law 1/14/14 Governor Bentley's 2014 State of the State Address 1/04/14 Governor Bentley's Statement on Boeing Union Vote in Washington 1/03/14 Governor Rick Scott and Governor Robert Bentley Announce National Championship Friendly Wager 12/30/13 Governor Bentley Meets with Auburn Football Team Before BCS Championship 12/23/13 Governor Bentley Announces Over $1 Billion in Historic Savings for State Government 12/23/13 Letter to President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Boehner, Minority Leader McConnell, and Minority Leader Pelosi - Clear Path for Trade and Investment 12/17/13 Alabama Joins West Virginia Lawsuit to Protect the Certainty of Clean Water Act Permits 12/17/13 Governor Bentley Announces More Than $30 Million in Grants for Continued Tornado Recovery Efforts 12/12/13 Boeing to Establish Technology Research Center in Huntsville with 300-400 Jobs 12/10/13 Governor Bentley Creates Commission to Address Delivery of Services for Veterans 11/21/13 Governor Bentley Statement on the Pardoning of the Scottsboro Boys