ed henry

Trump Pardons Former Alabama State Rep. Ed Henry

FILE – In this May 2, 2019 file photo, former Alabama legislator Ed Henry smiles as he speaks with reporters outside the federal courthouse in Montgomery, Ala. President Donald Trump has pardoned the Alabama lawmaker who pleaded guilty two years ago for his role in a health care fraud case. (AP Photo/Kim Chandler, File)President Donald Trump has pardoned an Alabama…

Update: Former State. Rep. Ed Henry Sentenced in Health Care Fraud Case

A federal judge has sentenced a former Alabama lawmaker to two years of probation for his role in a health care fraud case. U.S. District Judge Keith Watkins on Thursday sentenced former state Rep. Ed Henry following a plea agreement. The Hartselle Republican is best known for leading the 2017 impeachment push against then-Gov. Robert Bentley. Prosecutors said doctors improperly…

Former State Rep. Ed Henry Facing Federal Sentence

A former Alabama lawmaker who led the 2017 impeachment push against then-Gov. Robert Bentley is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court after pleading guilty in a health care fraud case. Former state Rep. Ed Henry is scheduled to be sentenced today after pleading guilty to theft of government property. The case involved co-payments that doctors improperly waived for Medicare…

Alabama Lawmaker Tweets Hillary’s Husband ‘Likely a Rapist’

An Alabama lawmaker unhappy with Hillary Clinton’s allegations during the presidential debate that Republican Donald Trump is sexist expressed his disapproval by tweeting the Democratic nominee’s husband is “likely a rapist.” AL.com reports Rep. Ed Henry, R-Hartselle, posted to Twitter just after the debate: “It is ironic that Lying Hillary blast Trump as a sexist when she is married to…

Bill Banning Abortion in Alabama, “Essentially Dead”

An Alabama personhood bill, which would have effectively banned abortion in the state, has failed to make it to a vote in the legislature. Republican Ed Henry, the bill’s sponsor, says the bill is “essentially dead.” After House Democrats mounted a filibuster on Thursday, the House adjourned before getting to the bill. Henry’s bill was a proposed constitutional amendment to…

State Rep. Ed Henry Plan to Move Forward with Impeachment Process

State Rep. Ed Henry (R – Hartselle) held a State House news conference on Tuesday, April 5, in order to discuss Articles of Impeachment he plans to file against Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley. The news conference took place at 12:30 pm in the third floor press briefing room of the Alabama State House, which is located at 11 South Union…