Trump picks one-time critic J.D. Vance as vice presidential candidate

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One-time audit of AHSAA advanced by Alabama Senate committee

Last week, the Alabama Senate Education Policy Committee voted to give a favorable report to a bill that would allow the state to conduct a one-time audit of the Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA). SB99, sponsored by State Sen. Lance Bell (R-Pell City), is a bipartisan bill co-sponsored by 13 of the 35 state […]

Millions can claim one-time $3,600 direct payments

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program LIHEAP financially assists eligible families with their utility bills. This includes heating and cooling costs, bill payment support, energy crisis assistance, and energy-related home repairs. Grants range from $200 to $1,000 annually and are issued through states with funding from the Department of Health and Human Services. Many states […]