industrial incentives http://apr.org en Gov. Bentley Says He Plans To Call Special Session http://apr.org/post/gov-bentley-says-he-plans-call-special-session <p></p><p>Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley says he plans to call a special session of the Legislature to use money from the state's education budget to pay for economic incentives to lure new businesses.</p><p>Al.com reports Bentley made the remarks Wednesday at a workforce development summit in Washington County. He said the special session would come after the election in November.</p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:13:10 +0000 The Associated Press 56359 at http://apr.org Gov. Bentley Says He Plans To Call Special Session Alabama Sells News Bonds For Industrial Incentives http://apr.org/post/alabama-sells-news-bonds-industrial-incentives <p>State officials are issuing $33 million in bonds to keep promises to new and expanding industries and refinancing nearly $140 million in old bonds to save $12 million.</p><p>Two state boards headed by the governor voted unanimously Wednesday to refinance $1.9 million in bonds sold in 2001 for improvements at state parks and $137.7 million in bonds sold between 2001 and 2005 to pay for incentives the state promised new and expanding industries.</p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 22:02:05 +0000 The Associated Press 35608 at http://apr.org Alabama Sells News Bonds For Industrial Incentives