Gov. Bentley to create Office of Minority Affairs

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. –  Governor Robert Bentley will sign an executive order today, creating the Governor’s Office of Minority Affairs.

The office will advise the governor on issues affecting minorities and women. It will focus on the improvement of the overall quality of life of minorities, specifically in education, health, economics, political participation and empowerment, housing, employment, civil rights, criminal justice and race relations, according to a news release from the Governor’s Office.

Bentley will sign the executive order at the State Capitol at 11:30 a.m. this morning.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.