Cam Ward

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Name: Cam Ward
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Contraband cellphones, inmate strikes not the path to fixing Alabama’s prison problems, state Sen. Cam Ward says

SPRINGVILLE, Alabama – Alabama's prison system needs to be changed, but inmates using contraband cellphones and organizing strikes could do more harm than good, state Sen. Cam Ward says.Ward, R-Alabaster, the chairman of the Alabama Legislature's prison ... [Published Birmingham News - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Remembering unlikely heroes

Unless you're an Edmonton Oilers fan, you probably don't remember much about Fernando Pisani.In fact, the only thing you might recall is Pisani's out-of-the-blue dominance in the 2006 NHL playoffs.Despite recording 38 points in the regular season as a ... [Published Portage Daily Graphic - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

New Education Trust Fund Budget signed into law

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley announced April 11 that he signed the Fiscal Year 2015 Education Trust Fund Budget, which does not include a pay raise for teachers and support personnel.“We would love to have had more for our teachers, but we’ll do the best ... [Published Clanton Advisor - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Sen. Cam Ward says meetings with national group working on Alabama prison reforms to start in May

MONTGOMERY, Alabama --- The chairman of the Alabama Legislature’s prison oversight committee said meetings will begin next month with a national group to come up with a long-range plan to fix some of the state’s prison problems.Sen. Cam Ward, R-Alabaster, ... [Published al.com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Commercial investors' confidence grows

VIDEO: Bulletproof yourself from the interest rate riseVIDEO: Love and MoneyInvestors are confident about the future of commercial property investment in New Zealand, the latest Colliers International investor confidence shows.Nationwide, confidence is ... [Published Land Lords - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

6 years after Alabama law released prison inmates for medical reasons, few have benefited

After the Legislature approved a law in 2008 allowing for the early release of prisoners who were close to death, the Alabama Department of Corrections figured there might 125 inmates who met the eligibility requirements.Since the program began in April ... [Published al.com - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Big changes expected to come to Alabama's prison system

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -Get ready to hear a lot more about big changes, specifically sentencing reform, in relation Alabama's prison crisis.Senator Cam Ward, the chairman of the Joint Prison Oversight Committee, says he expects meetings to begin next week ... [Published MyFox Birmingham - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 2 reports

Rangers 4, Hurricanes 1

Please support our site by enabling javascript to view ads.(Updated: UPDATED: Added Philadelphia result in second paragraph) : Brad Richards scored a pair of power-play goals and Martin St. Louis notched three assists as New York defeated Carolina for ... [Published GlobalPost - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Alabama Legislature ends 2014 session Thursday

As the last minutes ticked away for the 2014 Alabama Legislative session, a bill sponsored by Sen. Cam Ward to strengthen the Alabama Open Meetings Act died.“It was very unfortunate,” Ward said Friday morning. “It was literally the next to the last bill, ... [Published Clanton Advisor - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Sen. Cam Ward: 'Supreme Court gutted Open Meetings Act and we in the Legislature did not fix it'

MONTGOMERY, Alabama --- A bill to close loopholes in Alabama’s Open Meetings Act was among those that died when the legislative session ended Thursday night.Sen. Cam Ward of Alabaster, who sponsored the bill and negotiated to bring it to the brink of ... [Published al.com - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

AL.com readers, State Sen. Cam Ward identify 3 ideas to fix Alabama prisons

What should Alabama do to fix its prisons?AL.com commenters came up with a variety of ideas during an hour-long live chat Tuesday afternoon with state Sen. Cam Ward (R-Alabaster), who supported legislation to form a Prison Reform Task Force.Potential ... [Published al.com - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 2 reports

Solution for Alabama prison problems falls on judges and lawmakers, AL.com poll shows

As legislators and prison officials discuss the most effective remedies for Alabama's prison problems, AL.com readers weighed in by voting in our unscientific poll.We asked what measures Alabama's politicians should take to address prison problems, and ... [Published al.com - Mar 26 2014]

Quotes

"My real issue comes with Melvin's statements," Ward said. "he's circumventing the fact that he committed murder, and no one in the general public is going to buy into the argument that corrections was created as a means to destroy people. i'm not disagreeing with the circumstances and poor conditions in our facilities, but i take huge exception to him as a victim."
— Cam Ward (@SenCamWard) April 19, 2014 "i'm very reform-minded on corrections, but the notion that he's a victim is borderline absurd" Ward said in an interview with AL.com on Monday. "It really detracts from the serious circumstances going on in our facilities."

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Contraband cellphones, inmate strikes not the p... [Published Birmingham News - Apr 22 2014]
Carly's Law: 'This whole thing was driven by th... [Published al.com - Apr 22 2014]
No signs of work stoppage at St. Clair prison d... [Published al.com - Apr 21 2014]
Remembering unlikely heroes [Published Portage Daily Graphic - Apr 20 2014]
New Education Trust Fund Budget signed into law [Published Clanton Advisor - Apr 19 2014]
Sen. Cam Ward says meetings with national group... [Published al.com - Apr 17 2014]
Alabama keeps paying prison health care costs, ... [Published Mississippi Press - Apr 17 2014]
Recap of measures that passed and failed in the... [Published WSFA - Apr 17 2014]
Commercial investors' confidence grows [Published Land Lords - Apr 16 2014]
6 years after Alabama law released prison inmat... [Published al.com - Apr 16 2014]
NZ property investors remain confident - survey... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Apr 16 2014]
Big changes expected to come to Alabama's priso... [Published MyFox Birmingham - Apr 11 2014]
Alabama Legislative Update – Sine Die – The 201... [Published JD Supra - Apr 09 2014]
Alabama Governor Signs Bill to Strengthen the S... [Published WLTZ 38 - Apr 09 2014]
Bentley, lawmakers make formal request for pris... [Published Montgomery Advertiser - Apr 09 2014]
Rangers 4, Hurricanes 1 [Published GlobalPost - Apr 09 2014]
Brad Richards’ two power-play goals propel Rangers [Published New York Post - Apr 09 2014]
Bentley has few practical options on education ... [Published Montgomery Advertiser - Apr 08 2014]
Libertarian Gary Johnson wants to climb Everest... [Published al.com - Apr 08 2014]
Legislature votes to loosen rules on stormwater... [Published Piedmont Journal - Apr 08 2014]
Lethal injections could be on hold in AL after ... [Published WSFA - Apr 08 2014]
Inaction is best course of action [Published Athens News Courier - Apr 06 2014]
Alabama Legislature ends 2014 session Thursday [Published Clanton Advisor - Apr 04 2014]
Hoover Councilman John Lyda to share about dele... [Published al.com - Apr 04 2014]
Alabama legislative session fizzles out: 'Our w... [Published al.com - Apr 04 2014]
Sen. Cam Ward: 'Supreme Court gutted Open Meeti... [Published al.com - Apr 04 2014]
Many bills die on last day of Alabama Legislature [Published Sun Herald - Apr 04 2014]
Legislature approves education budget with insu... [Published Montgomery Advertiser - Apr 04 2014]
Senate approves changes to parental consent in ... [Published Montgomery Advertiser - Apr 03 2014]
Senate passes parental-notification abortion bill [Published Cleburne News - Apr 03 2014]
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