jobs Archives - Walt Maddox For Governor


August 14, 2018

Job Creation as Governor

The Economic Benefits of Medicaid Expansion Many people don’t realize the degree to which expansion of Medicaid will cause a huge boom for Alabama’s economy. By taking full advantage of this important federal program, our state will receive about a 20 to 1 return in federal dollars for each state dollar spent. Amazingly, this will infuse our economy over the first six years with $28 billion in increased business activity, $17 billion added to the […]
July 8, 2018

The 13 best cities in the US to find a job in 2018

The best job markets in the US are all around the country — from California to Iowa to South Carolina. Career site Zippia looked at the 386 metropolitan areas nationwide and ranked them based on wage change, unemployment rate change, and current unemployment rate. Then they averaged those three rankings to produce a final ranking. See the list on
June 18, 2018

Walt Maddox calls for Gov. Ivey to support Amtrak project

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WPMI) — Walt Maddox has called upon Governor Ivey to help restore Amtrak train services to the gulf coast of Alabama: I call upon Gov. Ivey to support the proposed restoration of the Amtrak passenger rail line from New Orleans to Mobile, an important transportation service that was lost with hurricane Katrina in 2005. Our sister states of Louisiana and Mississippi are doing the right thing by supporting this project, one which will […]