Here's a report from The Vidalia Onion...
Governor Bentley of Alabama Holds his State Up as a Paragon of Republican Ideals
Governor Bentley, in his state of the state address on Tuesday night continued to reject Obamacare, Medicaid expansion, and federal government intervention. Instead, he showed the nation what Republican ideals of low taxes and small government can do for a state. After all, Alabama was practicing low taxes, small government and resistance to federal programs long before it was Republican cool – and it has really paid off. (Continue reading here).