Governor Kay Ivey

Governor Ivey Signs Letter to President Biden Calling on Action to the Southern Border Crisis

Governor Ivey has signed on to a letter with 19 other governors calling on President Biden and Vice President Harris to take action on the crisis at the southern border immediately. Along with the letter, Governor Ivey issued the following statement: “When we have an unsecured and open southern border, Alabama is impacted, which is why I have joined 19…

Alabama to Give Some People a Second Chance with Expungement Bill

  Alabama will soon allow people with long-ago convictions for certain low-level crimes to apply to have their records wiped clean. The Alabama Legislature approved an expanded expungement bill  that was signed into law by Gov. Kay Ivey. The bill is called the Record Expungement Designed to Enhance Employment and Eliminate Recidivism  Act — or the REDEEMER Act. It would…

Gov. Kay Ivey Signs Ban on Transgender Athletes

FILE – Gov. Kay Ivey Alabama is the latest state to ban transgender girls from playing on female public school sports teams. Gov. Kay Ivey on Friday signed legislation that says public K-12 schools cannot allow a “biological male” to participate on a female team. Idaho last year became the first state to pass such a ban, but it faces…