Serving the people of Senate District 5 for the past 3 ½ years has been an honor and privilege, and a responsibility I take seriously. Together, we have persevered through tornadoes, an economic slump and budget crises.
Bright days lie ahead if we come together and work hard to create a better economy, stronger communities, and a more responsive government. We have made sweeping changes to streamline state government, push back against Obamacare, reform Medicaid and improve education. But there is still more to do.
My goal has been and will continue to be providing honest and effective representation for you in the Alabama Senate. I’d be honored to have your vote and support.
Senators Greg Reed (R-Jasper) and Roger Bedford (D-Russellville) yesterday passed Senate Joint Resolution 57, which was co-sponsored by 28 senators. SJR57 urges the federal Environmental Protection Agency to issue guidelines regarding power production that would allow Alabama to regulate its existing power plants. The EPA’s recent actions have caused many power generation plants across the [... Read More]
Senator Greg Reed (R-Jasper) today urged Alabamians to take advantage of a sales tax holiday this weekend on purchasing items for weather preparedness. The exemption on sales tax for certain items (listed below) begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday and ends at midnight on Sunday. “As spring begins to arrive and with it severe weather season, [... Read More]