That old saying, "A day of reckoning is fast approaching," is so apropos when discussing Alabama's seriously overcrowded prisons. Addressing solely the finances of prison reform, it would cost $840 million to build new prisons that would reduce Alabama's prison capacity of 190 percent to just 100 percent. That $840 million is 44 percent of the state's unearmarked $1.9 billion general fund budget. read more
MONTGOMERY--The President and CEO of the Business Council of Alabama today issued a statement following news of the death of Marty Sullivan, the former long-time Senior Vice President for Public A..
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Business Council of Alabama President and CEO William J. Canary issued the following statement Wednesday evening following passage of the School Choice and Student Opportunity..