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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. 

Sep 30, 2022

A major broadband expansion announcement from Governor Ivey  in Prattville. Karen Goldsmith takes us there. Discussion is ongoing about the state’s death penalty after recent trouble with executions. Randy Scott goes deeper on the issue. Department of Human Resources Commissioner Nancy Buckner explains the high...

Sep 23, 2022

In light of suicide prevention month, we’ll talk with Commissioner Kent Davis of the Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs about efforts to combat veteran suicide.  Commissioner Chris Blankenship of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources discusses the various outdoor recreation offerings in...

Sep 16, 2022

A special focus on the opioid epidemic in Alabama - how to prevent addictions and what treatment is available.    Guests:  Katherine Robertson with Sallye Longshore; Dr. Stephen Taylor; Carie Wimberly; Dr. Luke Engeriser

Sep 9, 2022

  More budget hearings at the State House reveal how state agencies are faring financially.

  Joining Todd at the desk are:
Finance Director Bill Poole
Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield, Senate Majority Leader Clay Scofield.


Sep 2, 2022

Talking tourism, a transition for the 187th Fighter Wing, and medical marijuana licenses. Guests include Sen. Will Barfoot, Rep. Chris Pringle, Jane Adams of Cover Alabama, and Brandon Burroughs of Boeing...