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Changing America: Restrictive Curriculum Bills Nearly Tripled in 2022, Report Finds (The Hill)
Police: Suspect in I-85 Shootings Had 2,000 Rounds of Ammo (Associated Press)
Vincent City Council Temporarily Disbands Police Department Due To Alleged Racist Texts (CBS 42)
‘Summer Melt’ at Colleges Was Bad During the Pandemic, and Experts Fear It Could Get Even Worse (The Hechinger Report)
NFIB Alabama Endorses 17 for Legislature (Alabama Daily News)
Alabama Considers Adding New High School Graduation Requirement (al.com)
Birmingham, Huntsville Rank as Top Up-and-Coming Tech Talent Markets (Birmingham Business Journal)

BW Recommends: Trump Rally in Alabama

WATCH: Former President Donald Trump Speaks at Alabama Rally (CBS 42)
Trump Holds Rally in Cullman (Cullman Times)
Donald Trump Booed at Alabama Rally After Encouraging Crowd to Get COVID-19 Vaccine (Newsweek)
Mo Brooks Booed After Telling Trump Rally Crowd to Move Past 2020 Election (AL.com)
Trump Holds Rally in Cullman, Alabama News Network Political Analyst Steve Flowers Weighs In (Alabama News Network)
Trump Supporters Pack Farm in Cullman for Rally (WAAY)
Trump’s Rally in Alabama Is a Boon for Mo Brooks’ Senate Campaign (CNN)

Reactions to Alabama’s New Abortion Ban

The Alabama Legislature’s passage of a law to make almost all abortions in the state illegal drew attention across the country. Here are a few of the angles being addressed by the press:

Alabama Aims Squarely at Roe, but the Supreme Court May Prefer Glancing Blows (New York Times)

Televangelist Pat Robertson: Alabama’s Abortion Ban Is ‘Extreme’ and Has ‘Gone Too Far’ (Washington Post)

Alabama’s Extremist Abortion Bill Ruins John Roberts’ Roe Plan: SCOTUS was all teed up to quietly gut America’s abortion rights. Then Alabama happened. (Slate)

What Alabama’s Abortion Legislation Could Mean for the Rest of the Country (Video) (Washington Post)

23 Ways Anti-Abortion Activists Are Attempting to Erode Roe v. Wade Without Repealing It (Business Insider)

Abortion Laws Are Changing Across US. Here’s a State-by-State Guide and What It Means (Miami Herald)

What the Alabama Abortion Bill Really Aims to Do (CNN)

Alabama’s Lawmakers Want to Challenge Roe v. Wade (The Economist)

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