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Vestavia Hills Student Wins 2017 Congressional Art Competition
Birmingham, AL – Congressman Gary Palmer (AL-06) announced Carson McDonald, a student at Vestavia Hills High School, as the Sixth District’s 2017 Congressional Art Competition winner.
On Wednesday, October 21, US Representative Gary Palmer (R-Hoover) announced that he had voted for HR10, the Scholarships for Opportunity and Results Reauthorization Act. This bill would reauthorize the District of Columbia’s Opportunity Scholarship Program (DC OSP) which gives scholarships to low-income families in the District of Columbia to attend a private school of their choice.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Alabama Congressman Gary Palmer (R-AL06) told Yellowhammer Radio host Cliff Sims on Wednesday that he will push for a welfare work requirement as part of the upcoming debt limit increase negotiations with President Obama.
An informational meeting for anyone interested in the application process for any of the five U.S. Military Academies will be held from 6-7 p.m. Monday, September 21st at the Homewood Library Auditorium (1721 Oxmoor Road).
This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the educational and career opportunities offered by the five United States Service Academies (Army, Air Force, Navy, Coast Guard and Merchant Marines). Attendees will hear from representatives of each academy as well as Congressman Gary Palmer.