In recent weeks, much alarm has been raised concerning the state of the Black Belt region of Alabama, especially amid budget issues in the Alabama Legislature. This Monday, November 9, Congresswoman Terri Sewell will discuss the effects budget cuts will have on the region.
With a major meeting to be held tonight, the Tuscaloosa County Chapters of the NAACP and SCLC held a rally on the courthouse steps today to bring to the attention of the community the Integrated Curriculum, Facilities & Demographics Strategic Plan for Tuscaloosa City Schools.
This morning, the mayors of Alabama's five largest cities (Birmingham, Montgomery, Huntsville, Mobile, and Tuscaloosa) provided a press conference to discuss the details of the series of meetings they've been holding.
As a means of balancing the General Fund, it was decided that 31 rural driver's license offices would close. Many of these are in the state's Black Belt region, one of the most poverty-stricken areas in the state. ALL of this is a problem!
And the headline reads: “Gov. Bentley says decision to close driver’s license offices not race-based.” Now I don’t claim to be the smartest person on the planet, but what else would you expect him to say...
Does the Alabama Legislature want to do anything that is good for the people that put them in office? I was just reading an article about a committee in the Alabama House of Representatives approving a bill that would prohibit cities and counties from setting their own minimum wages...
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