You are here: Home - Group Watch (Page 31)

Archive for the ‘Group Watch’ Category

November 2018 Group Watch: Education Leaders Want More $ For Classrooms

The Alabama State Board of Education wants to put more money toward classroom supplies to relieve some of the pressure on classroom teachers. The board recently approved a budget recom-mendation asking lawmakers for $600 per teacher. The current rate is $536 per teacher. They are also asking for an additional $11.2

Read more

November 2018 Group Watch: AL Ranked in Top 10 in Biz Climate

National publication Site Selection rated Alabama No. 8 in its business climate analysis. The rating reflects the state’s consistent attractiveness for high value economic development projects. Alabama scored in the top ten in 2016 and 2017. Alabama Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield said the primary objective of the state’s economic development team

Read more

November 2018 Group Watch: Happy Thanksgiving!

‘Tis the season to count blessings and show gratitude, so as always, we’d like to tell our clients how much we appreciate the opportunity to represent you and your interests. Thank you and Happy Thanksgiving!

Read more

November 2018 Group Watch: Tweet of the Month

@thebloomgroup Nov. 9 My son Hannon finished the Highlands College Half Marathon today. I’m so proud of him and his commitment. @HighlandsAL@HCollege

Read more

October 2018 Group Watch: News & Views from the State House

Fall weather has finally arrived, and with it, increased and new funding for several programs and initiatives around the state. Livingston’s University Charter School Earns $1.7M grant: The U.S. Department of Education has awarded the University Charter School in Livingston a five-year grant worth at least $1.7 million as part of a program

Read more

October 2018 Group Watch: New State Center to Monitor Cyber Attacks

Governor Kay Ivey recently announced the opening of the Security Operations Center (SOC), an operation designed to protect state technology systems from cyberattacks. The SOC, part of the state’s Office of Information Technology, works as a centralized agency to assess all threats coming into the state. Individual agencies have their own

Read more

October 2018 Group Watch: Tweet of the Month

@SouthernCompany Oct. 15 Sometimes a big hug is all you need to lift your spirits. Thank you to Jason and the thousands of workers who have committed to restoring power and hope to our service territory. See more here.

Read more

October 2018 Group Watch: New Medicaid Program

Governor Ivey recently announced that the federal government has approved a new statewide care-management program to complement and enhance the state’s current system of long-term care services provided to approximately 23,000 Alabama Medicaid recipients. The Integrated Care Network (ICN) program was approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Read more

September 2018 Group Watch: News & Views from the State House

The governor and other GOP leaders say the state is headed in the right direction and have listed priorities for the next four years. A recent high ranking for Alabama is in line with their sentiments. Publication Names Alabama No. 1: Global Trade, a magazine focusing on U.S. companies doing international business,

Read more

September 2018 Group Watch: Tweet of the Month

@thebloomgroup Aug 26 Retweet from @DrABHosey Happy 100th Birthday to Ms. Katherine Johnson, NASA human computer who calculated trajectories for the Apollo space missions by hand!

Read more

The Bloom Group, Inc.

401 Adams Avenue, Suite 710
Montgomery, Alabama 36104
Telephone: (334) 244-8948
Fax: (334) 213-0688

Live Audio Feed

Listen to your senators and representatives at work. Click here to find links to live audio of the House and audio plus video of the Senate.

Alabama Civil Justice Reform Committee

Alabama Civil Justice Reform Committee

The News You Need

Find the latest information on all things Alabama politics on Alabama Today.