Tuberville Joins Working Group Following SCOTUS Loper Bright Decision

WASHINGTON – Following the Supreme Court’s ruling in Loper Bright Enterprises v. Raimondo, U.S. Senator Tommy Tuberville’s (R-AL) joined U.S. Senator Eric Schmitt (R-MO) and 17 Senate colleagues in launching a major effort to remove legislative authority from administrative agencies and place it back where it belongs: Congress. This effort includes introducing the Separation of Powers Restoration Act (SOPRA), launching a working group comprised of Senators that will regularly meet to discuss furthering this goal, […]

Tuberville Doubles Down on Efforts to Prevent Illegal Aliens from Voting in American Elections

Letter demands answers from DOJ by July 19, 2024 WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator Tommy Tuberville (R-AL) joined U.S. Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN), U.S. Representative Andy Biggs (R-AZ-05), and other legislators in demanding answers from U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland on the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) efforts to prevent foreign nationals from illegally registering to vote in American elections. In their letter, […]

Tuberville Helps Secure $550 Million Grant for I-10 Mobile River Bridge and Bayway Project

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Senator Tommy Tuberville (R-AL) announced a $550 million federal grant for the I-10 Mobile River Bridge and Bayway Project. Senator Tuberville has been working with the U.S. Department of Transportation to secure this grant through the Bridge Investment Program for south Alabama since being sworn into office in 2021. The I-10 bridge, which was built more than 50 […]

Senate Passes Tuberville Legislation by Unanimous Consent

WASHINGTON – Last night, the U.S. Senate passed Senator Tommy Tuberville’s (R-AL) bipartisan Poison Control Centers Reauthorization Act of 2024 unanimously. Sen. Tuberville’s legislation reauthorizes the Poison Control Centers (PCC) Network program through 2029, providing lifesaving care to millions of families. Identical legislation cleared the House Energy and Commerce Committee unanimously in March. “Poison Centers across the country play a critical […]

Tuberville Leads Hearing on Natural Disaster Infrastructure in Rural Communities

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Tommy Tuberville (R-AL), Ranking Member of the AG Subcommittee on Rural Development and Energy, led a hearing on the necessity for strong infrastructure to safeguard our rural areas from natural disasters and examine how the federal government can better support rural communities with disaster response, recovery, and resiliency.  Senator Tuberville questioned two Alabama natives—Wiregrass […]

Tuberville Hosts Alabama Leaders as Witnesses in Senate AG Hearing

Mark Bolin of Foley and Brad Kimbro of Ashford Testify About Condition of Rural Infrastructure WASHINGTON — Today, two Alabamians, Wiregrass Electric Cooperative CEO Brad Kimbro and Alabama Rural Water Association President Mark Bohlin, testified in a U.S. Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry (AG) Subcommittee on Rural Development and Energy hearing at the invitation of Ranking […]