Alabama Governor Robert Bentley raises unlikely http://apr.org en Ala. Governor Says Raises Unlikely this Year http://apr.org/post/ala-governor-says-raises-unlikely-year-0 <p>Gov. Robert Bentley says it's unlikely teachers and state employees will get pay raises in this year's budgets.</p><p>The governor says his staff is studying the issue but that the money is just not there for a state employees' pay raise, which would mostly have to come out of the cash-strapped General Fund budget. He said it also looks uncertain whether the funds will be available for a pay increase for education employees.</p> Sat, 26 Jan 2013 23:08:52 +0000 The Associated Press 23842 at http://apr.org Ala. Governor Says Raises Unlikely this Year Ala. Governor Says Raises Unlikely this Year http://apr.org/post/ala-governor-says-raises-unlikely-year <p>Gov. Robert Bentley says it's unlikely teachers and state employees will get pay raises in this year's budgets.</p><p>The governor says his staff is studying the issue but that the money is just not there for a state employees' pay raise, which would mostly have to come out of the cash-strapped General Fund budget. He said it also looks uncertain whether the funds will be available for a pay increase for education employees.</p> Sat, 26 Jan 2013 23:08:49 +0000 The Associated Press 23841 at http://apr.org Ala. Governor Says Raises Unlikely this Year