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Big Recent Military Contracts by Ala. Contractors and Agencies

SRC Inc., of North Syracuse, New York, was awarded a $425 million contract for development, production, deployment and support of the Expeditionary-Low, Slow, Small...

PFAS Chemicals From Firefighter Foam Could Be More Dangerous Than Previously Thought

In the last years, Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFAS) emerged as litigation in the toxic tort world. Most in Alabama are familiar with the Dupont litigation,...

Unemployment Pay Near $2 Billion; State Still Overwhelmed

Since the Covid-19 pandemic struck in mid-March, Alabama has paid nearly $2 billion in unemployment benefits to more than 308,000 people, and state officials...

Big Workforce Goals Remain, Mindful of Crisis Setbacks

The future of work has accelerated 10 years in three months. That’s one main conclusion in an editorial by Alabama Workforce Council Chairman Tim McCartney,...

Lovely Fairhope Charged with Environmental Nastiness

The City of Fairhope, one of the most upscale cities in Alabama, stands accused by the state of five years of flagrant and repeated...

Post-Covid, Foreign Investment Rules Tighten

Owners and investors need to know — expansion of regulations gaps closed in national security reviews new inclusion of medical supplies and food non-controlling...

Winners, Losers from This Year’s Legislative Session

As we began 2020, lawmakers had high hopes for the regular session. The economy was booming, state revenue was up and there was even...

Breaking Down Alabama’s New ‘Safer at Home’ Order

At a press conference April 28, Gov. Kay Ivey announced a partial relaxation of restrictions she imposed, on March 27, in an earlier Stay...

Jones Urges Creation of Health Care Manufacturing Task Force

With visions of a new wave of industrial renaissance for Alabama, U.S. Sen. Doug Jones has urged Gov. Kay Ivey to create a health...

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