Alabama Policy Institute: Governor Ivey should reject renewed calls to expand Medicaid 
Alabama Policy Institute: Governor Ivey should reject renewed calls to expand Medicaid 

Alabama Policy Institute: Governor Ivey should reject renewed calls to expand Medicaid 

Stephanie Smith May 23, 2024 API News 0

The long-term costs of Medicaid expansion outweigh any perceived short-term benefits to the state. API supports Governor Ivey’s hesitation to tie our state to the federal albatross and would encourage her to continue to reject external pressure to expand Medicaid. Alabama should instead pursue common

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2024 Regular Session Discussion on Priority Talk with Greg Davis
2024 Regular Session Discussion on Priority Talk with Greg Davis

2024 Regular Session Discussion on Priority Talk with Greg Davis

Stephanie Smith May 20, 2024 API News 0

The 2024 Regular Session was a decisive victory for conservative policy. 25 of our 30 BluePrint Issues were considered and 17 of our issues were successful. Stephanie Smith & Greg Davis discuss the legislation session here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/priority-talk/id1619643355?i=1000655487281

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2024 Regular Session Conservative Victories
2024 Regular Session Conservative Victories

2024 Regular Session Conservative Victories

The Alabama Policy Institute May 20, 2024 API News 0

CONSERVATIVE VICTORIESThe 2024 Regular Session was a decisive victory for conservative policy. 25 of our 30 BluePrint Issues were considered and 17 of our issues were successful.

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2024 Regular Session Wrap-up with Phil Williams
2024 Regular Session Wrap-up with Phil Williams

2024 Regular Session Wrap-up with Phil Williams

The Alabama Policy Institute May 3, 2024 API News 0

The 2024 Regular Session was a decisive victory for conservative policy. 25 of our 30 BluePrint Issues were considered and 17 of our issues were successful. Stephanie Smith and Phil Williams of Rightside Radio downloaded the good and the bad of the session here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/5-10-24-stephanie-smith-pres-of-api/id1575575839?i=1000655223752  

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Alabama legislature may ease religious exemption for school vaccines
Alabama legislature may ease religious exemption for school vaccines

Alabama legislature may ease religious exemption for school vaccines

The Alabama Policy Institute April 22, 2024 API News 0

Alabama State Senator Arthur Orr is shepherding a bill through the legislature that asserts parental rights regarding the vaccination of their children: https://www.al.com/educationlab/2024/04/alabama-legislature-may-ease-religious-exemption-for-school-vaccines.html. This isn't a API BluePrint issue, per se, but we certainly support his effort to put parents back in the drivers seat with decision-making for their

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Priority Talk: Stephanie Smith with Alabama Policy Institute
Priority Talk: Stephanie Smith with Alabama Policy Institute

Priority Talk: Stephanie Smith with Alabama Policy Institute

The Alabama Policy Institute April 19, 2024 API News Education Freedom Legislative Recap 0

Greg Davis of ALCAP and I discuss an update on Alabama legislative issues:https://open.spotify.com/episode/5MoHp5D8AhX1cS2sIxsY0d?si=TWXDpYK5SqybAeQiocQHKQhttps://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/priority-talk/id1619643355?i=1000653027726

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Vincent Vernuccio and Stephanie Holden Smith: How Alabama can protect its workers’ privacy
Vincent Vernuccio and Stephanie Holden Smith: How Alabama can protect its workers’ privacy

Vincent Vernuccio and Stephanie Holden Smith: How Alabama can protect its workers’ privacy

Stephanie Smith April 16, 2024 API News 0

We all want fairness and integrity without coercion in the union certification process. This law would ensure employees are given ample opportunity for their independent decisions to be recognized and respected while signaling to employers and employees that Alabama honors and respects their interests. https://1819news.com/news/item/vincent-vernuccio-and-stephanie-holden-smith-how-alabama-can-protect-its-workers-privacy

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Rightside Radio: President of API Stephanie Smith
Rightside Radio: President of API Stephanie Smith

Rightside Radio: President of API Stephanie Smith

The Alabama Policy Institute April 11, 2024 API News 0

I also got to talk to Phil Williams on his show this week about the movement on the gambling legislation. You can listen in here:https://www.podbean.com/ep/pb-mdysv-15dbc1b

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Yellowhammer News: API’s Stephanie Smith: Don’t put your hope in an education lottery
Yellowhammer News: API’s Stephanie Smith: Don’t put your hope in an education lottery

Yellowhammer News: API’s Stephanie Smith: Don’t put your hope in an education lottery

The Alabama Policy Institute April 10, 2024 API News Gambling 0

https://www.alreporter.com/2024/04/04/public-hearing-held-on-bill-targeting-voluntary-recognition-for-unions/

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