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March 13, 2013 In The News

Meat Inspector Furloughs Would Be One Day a Week, USDA Official Says
By Ellyn Ferguson | CQ News | March 13, 2013



Meat packers could be forced to close one day a week under the Agriculture Department’s unfolding plan to address the sequester’s budget cuts.

March 8, 2013 In The News

Report: Alabama congressmen received $28,450 in NRA money in past four years
By Kent Faulk | | March 8, 2013


March 6, 2013 In The News

House passes FY 2013 funding measure with $2.119 billion for new NASA rocket
By Lee Roop | | March 6, 2013


March 4, 2013 In The News


Reps. Costa, Hastings co-chair specialty crop caucus
Western Farm Press | March 4, 2013


U.S. Representatives Jim Costa (D) of California and Doc Hastings (R) of Washington, co-chairs of the Congressional Specialty Crop Caucus, announced the reorganization of the caucus and membership for the 113th Congress.

March 3, 2013 In The News

Twin brothers to join sibling at U.S. Military Academy
By Lisa Rogers | Gadsden Times | March 3, 2013




When twin brothers Jonah and Micah Mills were kids, they told their parents they wanted to be in the military when they grew up.

February 28, 2013 In The News

U.S. House passes Violence Against Women Act reauthorization with help from 2 Alabama representatives
By Madison Underwood | | February 28, 2013



February 27, 2013 In The News

Shelby, Aderholt say sequester not good for nation
By Emily Hayes | Times-Journal | February 27, 2013



Unless Congress acts by Friday, a series of automatic cuts — called the sequester — will force spending reductions both for domestic programs and the military.

February 26, 2013 In The News


Capstone's Jim Crouse to Testify at Today's House Energy and Commerce Committee Hearing
Globe Newswire | February 26, 2013


February 22, 2013 In The News

Federal bill almost kills product line at HH Technologies
By Trent Moore | Cullman Times | February 22, 2013 


February 15, 2013 In The News

Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle prepared to 'slow down spending' because of looming sequestration threat
By Steve Doyle | | February 15, 2013



HUNTSVILLE, Alabama- The threat of America plunging off the fiscal cliff has sent the City of Huntsville into saving mode.