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The CAPITOL JOURNAL PODCAST provides extensive coverage of the Alabama Legislature from a studio inside the Alabama Statehouse. Don Dailey hosts the program, examining key issues and interviewing newsmakers. 

May 29, 2020

State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris joins us to discuss the continued rise of Alabama coronavirus cases and deaths. Superintendent of Education Dr. Eric Mackey will be with us to talk about next week’s reopening of state schools. Congressman Robert Aderholt will join us to discuss the U.S. House approving...

May 22, 2020

State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris joins us to discuss the new loosening of state business restrictions; Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh will be with us to talk about tensions during the final days of the legislative session; House Speaker Mac McCutcheon will also join us to discuss those tensions; and Rep. Rod...

May 15, 2020

Gov. Ivey discusses her proposal for spending $1.8 billion in federal stimulus funding. Alabama Health Officer Scott Harris talks a spike in virus cases, & Rep. Bill Poole covers passage of a record $7.2 billion school-spending plan.

May 8, 2020

State Health Officer Scott Harris discusses virus statistics, Sen. Del Marsh talks about virus stimulus money, & U.S. Sen. candidate Jeff Sessions maintains that China should be held liable for the global virus pandemic.

May 1, 2020

We report on Gov. Kay Ivey easing some of the virus restrictions on state businesses. We will be joined by State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris, who talks about the need for a phased-in approach to reopening the economy. We’re also joined by House Speaker Mac McCutcheon of Monrovia, who will discuss next week’s...