Mid-day Update

Mid-day Extra: More from Alabama

Steve Chiotakis Dec 16, 2011

Alabama is one place that has been a recipient of federal aid following tornadoes that ripped through the state earlier this year. The state has also received media attention recently for its strict anti-immigration laws.

In today’s Mid-day Extra, we hear the extended interview with Alabama Governor Robert Bentley.

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