Alabama state agencies could see funding cuts of 11.5 percent or higher next fiscal year unless lawmakers find additional money.
Members of the legislative General Fund committees on Wednesday distributed copies of a rough draft of a budget without additional revenue.
House General Fund budget chairman Rep. Steve Clouse said the results were "bleak."
Originally published on Thu June 28, 2012 7:46 am
California has long been a trendsetter. But when it comes to reducing smoking and lung cancer, the Golden State's success hasn't taken the entire nation by storm.
Just take a look at the chart, which shows lung cancer death rates among white women by the year they were born.
For those women born since 1933, lung cancer death rates in California have dropped by more than half. In Alabama, they've more than doubled.