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February 20, 2018

Walt Maddox unveils education lottery plan

Tuscaloosa Mayor and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Walt Maddox on Monday unveiled a plan for a statewide education lottery to help create a 21st Century educational system to help prepare Alabama’s children for competition in the technological age before us. “There is no investment of public funds that provides greater return than an investment in education. We can transform Alabama’s education system without raising taxes one penny. It’s time the people vote and we implement the […]
February 19, 2018

Walt Maddox Proposal For The Alabama Education Lottery (AEL)

There is no investment of public funds that provides greater return than an investment in education. For too long, Alabama has neglected investment in our children’s education. As Governor, I will use the power of the office to focus on creating a 21st Century educational system to help prepare our children for competition in the technological age before us. Without raising taxes, the City of Tuscaloosa has made tremendous strides in accessibility of Pre-K education, […]
February 19, 2018

Gubernatorial Candidate Walt Maddox Unveils Lottery Plan

Democratic candidate for governor Walt Maddox has unveiled a plan for a statewide lottery that he says will improve education. In a written statement, he says his proposed Alabama Education Lottery would provide $300 million in school funding without raising taxes. He says that money would be used to give scholarships for thousands of Alabama students for higher education and workforce development programs, expand the state’s Pre-K program to all Alabama students, create a program […]
October 25, 2016

Community celebrates opening of new Pre-K class at Tuscaloosa school

TUSCALOOSA COUNTY, AL (WBRC) – Teachers and parents celebrated a new Pre-K class at Verner Elementary School Monday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. It was made possible by a boost in state funding. Continue reading at WBRC.com.