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Al.com
Alabama House debating Gov. Robert Bentley lottery proposalbecause it has changed since the Senate passed it 21-12 last Friday. On Wednes
Alabama House debating Gov. Robert Bentley lottery proposal
Al.com / Posted 9 hours ago
because it has changed since the Senate passed it 21-12 last Friday. On Wednesday, the House Economic Development and Tourism Committee approved a substitute version of the bill that passed the Senate. It would apply 90 percent of net lottery... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Alabama lottery debate: Merrill will not waive ballot deadlinehaven’t been printed yet, the secretary of state “shall” still accept it. In t
Alabama lottery debate: Merrill will not waive ballot deadline
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 9 hours ago
haven’t been printed yet, the secretary of state “shall” still accept it. In the Alabama House Wednesday, the Economic and Tourism Committee cleared the lottery bill, putting it on its way to the House floor. Merrill then requested an emergency... Read more
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Al.com
No gambling deal with Poarch Creek Indians, Gov. Robert Bentley says ahead of lottery votebe pledged directly to cover the state's Medicaid shortfall or towards educatio
No gambling deal with Poarch Creek Indians, Gov. Robert Bentley says ahead of lottery vote
Al.com / Posted 10 hours ago
be pledged directly to cover the state's Medicaid shortfall or towards education. The House's Economic Development and Tourism Committee advanced the lottery bill on an 8-3 vote yesterday and it now heads to the House floor. It remains unclear... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Alabama lottery debate: Merrill will not waive ballot deadlinehaven’t been printed yet, the secretary of state “shall” still accept it. In t
Alabama lottery debate: Merrill will not waive ballot deadline
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 hours ago
haven’t been printed yet, the secretary of state “shall” still accept it. In the Alabama House Wednesday, the Economic and Tourism Committee cleared the lottery bill, putting it on its way to the House floor. Merrill then requested an emergency... Read more
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Al.com
House committee approves lottery bill; could pass on Thursdaystate lottery, putting it in position for final passage by the Legislature on T
House committee approves lottery bill; could pass on Thursday
Al.com / Posted yesterday
state lottery, putting it in position for final passage by the Legislature on Thursday. The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee approved the bill by a vote of 8-3, with one abstention. The House is expected to consider the bill on... Read more
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Al.com
Secretary of state says deadline for lottery has passedkilled any chance for the lottery bill to pass today when it voted to block a m
Secretary of state says deadline for lottery has passed
Al.com / Posted yesterday
killed any chance for the lottery bill to pass today when it voted to block a meeting of the Economic Development and Tourism Committee. The committee had to approve the bill on Tuesday to put the bill in position to pass today. Today, some... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Lottery could make it onto November ballot, says lawmakers12 News file photo) Here's a rundown of how Alabama's representatives voted in
Lottery could make it onto November ballot, says lawmakers
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
12 News file photo) Here's a rundown of how Alabama's representatives voted in Tuesday's procedural vote that denied the tourism committee the ability to meet on the lottery. Here's a rundown of how Alabama's representatives voted in Tuesday's... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Hartselle police arrest pharmacy burglary suspect12 News file photo) Here's a rundown of how Alabama's representatives voted in
Hartselle police arrest pharmacy burglary suspect
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
12 News file photo) Here's a rundown of how Alabama's representatives voted in Tuesday's procedural vote that denied the tourism committee the ability to meet on the lottery. Here's a rundown of how Alabama's representatives voted in Tuesday's... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
County commissioners look at Highland Avenue projectthe city and county $64 million over 20 years, Mike Kenney, UNDC chairman told
County commissioners look at Highland Avenue project
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
the city and county $64 million over 20 years, Mike Kenney, UNDC chairman told the commission’s economic development and tourism committee. Commissioners were supportive of the TIF project, which funds the ongoing development through increases... Read more
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Al.com
Sen. Del Marsh says missed lottery deadline 'huge blunder' by Housemore money to Medicaid if the lottery bill dies. The House convenes at 6 p.m.
Sen. Del Marsh says missed lottery deadline 'huge blunder' by House
Al.com / Posted yesterday
more money to Medicaid if the lottery bill dies. The House convenes at 6 p.m. today. The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee will hold a public hearing on the lottery bill today at 4 p.m. If the committee approves the bill, the... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
District forms tourism groupTourists may be coming and Coldstream wants to be ready. Council agreed Monday
District forms tourism group
Vernon Morning Star / Posted yesterday
Tourists may be coming and Coldstream wants to be ready. Council agreed Monday to form a tourism committee, consisting of local residents and district representatives. “It’s an opportunity to get the public involved,” said Coun. Glen Taylor, who... Read more
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BC Local News
District forms tourism groupTourists may be coming and Coldstream wants to be ready. Council agreed Monday
District forms tourism group
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Tourists may be coming and Coldstream wants to be ready. Council agreed Monday to form a tourism committee, consisting of local residents and district representatives. “It’s an opportunity to get the public involved,” said Coun. Glen Taylor, who... Read more
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Al.com
Who voted to keep Alabama lottery off the Nov. 8 ballot?it would go to voters in a special election sometime after the general election
Who voted to keep Alabama lottery off the Nov. 8 ballot?
Al.com / Posted yesterday
it would go to voters in a special election sometime after the general election. The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee is scheduled to hold the public hearing today at 4 p.m. If the committee approves it, the House could then... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lottery bill stalls in House, won't make it on Nov. 8 ballotprice tag of a special election. "They are afraid to let the people vote," For
Lottery bill stalls in House, won't make it on Nov. 8 ballot
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
price tag of a special election. "They are afraid to let the people vote," Ford said. The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee will try again Wednesday on the bill. The committee scheduled a 4 p.m. meeting to discuss the legis... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
August 23 municipal election resultsbills pass but face major challenge ahead (Source: WSFA 12 News file video) T
August 23 municipal election results
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 days ago
bills pass but face major challenge ahead (Source: WSFA 12 News file video) Two lottery bills made it through the Senate tourism committee Tuesday. Two lottery bills made it through the Senate tourism committee Tuesday. Lawmakers elect House... Read more
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Al.com
Lottery bill apparently won't make it on November ballotit by Wednesday's deadline. But in an unusual procedural move, the House decli
Lottery bill apparently won't make it on November ballot
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
it by Wednesday's deadline. But in an unusual procedural move, the House declined to allow the Economic Development and Tourism Committee to hold a "leave of the House" meeting. Rep. Alan Harper, R-Northport, House sponsor of the lottery bill,... Read more
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Al.com
Poll results: Should Alabama have a lottery?of Representatives is set to debate the issue. The bill will be considered tod
Poll results: Should Alabama have a lottery?
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
of Representatives is set to debate the issue. The bill will be considered today by the House Economic Development and Tourism Committee. If it passes through committee it could be considered by the House on Wednesday. Sixty-nine percent of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Alabama lottery bill heading to public hearing in House committeeclock if lawmakers want to get the proposal before voters on the Nov. 8 electio
Alabama lottery bill heading to public hearing in House committee
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
clock if lawmakers want to get the proposal before voters on the Nov. 8 election. The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee will hold a public hearing Tuesday afternoon on the Senate-passed proposal to establish a state... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama lottery bill has problems after amendments insertedis a fix," Harris said. "Adopt a substitute in the House and send it back up he
Alabama lottery bill has problems after amendments inserted
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
is a fix," Harris said. "Adopt a substitute in the House and send it back up here." The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee is scheduled to consider the bill on Tuesday. Rep. Alan Harper, R-Northport, the committee chairman and... Read more
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Al.com
Clock ticking as Alabama lottery debate moves to Houseamendment for a state lottery on the ballot for voters for the Nov. 8 general e
Clock ticking as Alabama lottery debate moves to House
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
amendment for a state lottery on the ballot for voters for the Nov. 8 general election. The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee is scheduled to consider the bill on Tuesday. If the committee approves it, the House could pass it on... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Pot laws, Coliseum plans and more on City Council agendaat City Hall to reconfigure its metro alarms office. - Earlier in the day, at
Pot laws, Coliseum plans and more on City Council agenda
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
at City Hall to reconfigure its metro alarms office. - Earlier in the day, at 8:45 a.m. in the Economic Development & Tourism Committee, the public will get their first glimpse of the city’s 2016 contracts disparity study. Memphis Mayor Jim... Read more
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WCBI Columbus
Alabama Lottery Updatepublic vote since 19-99. It passed through the Senate by a narrow margin Frida
Alabama Lottery Update
WCBI Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
public vote since 19-99. It passed through the Senate by a narrow margin Friday, after a number of amendments. The House Tourism Committee could hear the bill on Tuesday. The lottery bill is at the center of the special session Bentley called... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
2 lottery bills pass but face major challenge aheadTwo lottery bills made it through the Senate tourism committee Tuesday. Howeve
2 lottery bills pass but face major challenge ahead
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
Two lottery bills made it through the Senate tourism committee Tuesday. However, Wednesday both of those lottery bills are expected to face the Senate floor where Senate Pro Tem Del Marsh said minds will have to change in order to have the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
French tourism slumps as terror attacks spook foreign travelersa report by the French hotel lobby group Union des Metiers et des Industries de
French tourism slumps as terror attacks spook foreign travelers
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
a report by the French hotel lobby group Union des Metiers et des Industries de l'Hotellerie. A poll by the Paris region tourism committee confirmed the trend. Reservations for August were deemed "bad or very bad" by more than half of the 450... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
French tourism slumps as terror attacks spook foreign travelersa report by the French hotel lobby group Union des Metiers et des Industries de
French tourism slumps as terror attacks spook foreign travelers
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
a report by the French hotel lobby group Union des Metiers et des Industries de l'Hotellerie. A poll by the Paris region tourism committee confirmed the trend. Reservations for August were deemed "bad or very bad" by more than half of the 450... Read more
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BC Local News
Rail trail action sought in districtof the same things as those being discussed at the political level,” said Coun.
Rail trail action sought in district
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
of the same things as those being discussed at the political level,” said Coun. Doug Dirk. The municipality is forming a tourism committee, partially to look at the rail trail and potential amenities. “It hasn’t reached the point yet where... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Senator: Historic home 'shining like a jewel' in restorationof Mississippi's 1890 constitution that's still in use. The Greenwood Commonwe
Senator: Historic home 'shining like a jewel' in restoration
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
of Mississippi's 1890 constitution that's still in use. The Greenwood Commonwealth reports (http://bit.ly/2bdDfH8 ) Senate Tourism Committee Chairwoman Lydia Chassaniol told the Greenwood Rotary Club the home is "shining like a jewel." The... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Senator: Historic home 'shining like a jewel' in restorationof Mississippi's 1890 constitution that's still in use. The Greenwood Commonwe
Senator: Historic home 'shining like a jewel' in restoration
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 15 days ago
of Mississippi's 1890 constitution that's still in use. The Greenwood Commonwealth reports (http://bit.ly/2bdDfH8 ) Senate Tourism Committee Chairwoman Lydia Chassaniol told the Greenwood Rotary Club the home is "shining like a jewel." The... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Rail trail action sought in districtof the same things as those being discussed at the political level,” said Coun.
Rail trail action sought in district
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 15 days ago
of the same things as those being discussed at the political level,” said Coun. Doug Dirk. The municipality is forming a tourism committee, partially to look at the rail trail and potential amenities. “It hasn’t reached the point yet where... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sarawak-Brunei collaboration to promote incoming tourism from Chinaof the Hebei province and Wuhan of the Hubei province. “These two cities have
Sarawak-Brunei collaboration to promote incoming tourism from China
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 days ago
of the Hebei province and Wuhan of the Hubei province. “These two cities have expressed interest. I met the provincial tourism committee and also the big tour operators, charter flight operators and also the Hebei Airlines. “In Wuhan, I met... Read more
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Canberra Times
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fearsde l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. P
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fears
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
de l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. Photo: iStock A poll by the Paris region tourism committee confirmed the trend. Reservations for August were deemed "bad or very bad" by more than half of the 450... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fearsde l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. P
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fears
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
de l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. Photo: iStock A poll by the Paris region tourism committee confirmed the trend. Reservations for August were deemed "bad or very bad" by more than half of the 450... Read more
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The Age
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fearsde l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. P
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fears
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
de l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. Photo: iStock A poll by the Paris region tourism committee confirmed the trend. Reservations for August were deemed "bad or very bad" by more than half of the 450... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fearsde l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. P
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fears
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
de l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. Photo: iStock A poll by the Paris region tourism committee confirmed the trend. Reservations for August were deemed "bad or very bad" by more than half of the 450... Read more
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WA Today
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fearsde l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. P
Fewer Americans in Paris as French tourism takes a hit from terror fears
WA Today / Posted 18 days ago
de l'Hotellerie. Tourists are thinner on the ground in Montmarte this summer. Photo: iStock A poll by the Paris region tourism committee confirmed the trend. Reservations for August were deemed "bad or very bad" by more than half of the 450... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
French tourism slumps as attacks spook travellersa report by the French hotel lobby group Union des Metiers et des Industries de
French tourism slumps as attacks spook travellers
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
a report by the French hotel lobby group Union des Metiers et des Industries de l'Hotellerie. A poll by the Paris region tourism committee confirmed the trend. Reservations for August were deemed "bad or very bad" by more than half of the 450... Read more
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Rappler
LIST: House committee chairmanships of the 17th Congressof business, among others. PDP-Laban member and Leyte 4th District Representat
LIST: House committee chairmanships of the 17th Congress
Rappler / Posted 24 days ago
of business, among others. PDP-Laban member and Leyte 4th District Representative Lucy Gomez is the new chairperson of the Tourism Committee, while Palawan 1st District Representative Franz Alvarez heads the Committee on Legislative... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Bruderheim renames arenawoman also established the Bruderheim Light Horse 4H Club, set up the Canadian
Bruderheim renames arena
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 28 days ago
woman also established the Bruderheim Light Horse 4H Club, set up the Canadian Buckskin Association, chaired the Bruderheim Tourism Committee, developed Bruderheim’s campground, and designed the prototype of the town’s flag. “Karol enjoyed seeing... Read more

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