(AL.com) – Democratic U.S. Senator Doug Jones, for months, has hosted several video conferences with medical experts and epidemiologists including Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious diseases. He said the purpose of these sessions is so that the public can get updates from experts who are routinely dealing with the coronavirus.
| Sun, 09/06/2020 at 01:06 PM
| Fri, 09/04/2020 at 02:25 PM
DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - Since the COVID-19 Pandemic began U.S. Sen. Doug Jones has been hosting virtual discussions. He spoke on WTVY’s Live at Lunch about his efforts to inform Alabamians.
| Wed, 09/02/2020 at 11:06 AM
(Alabama Political Reporter) – What happens if you just give impoverished citizens $500 per month — no strings attached? Good things, it turns out. The people use that income to buy food, medicine and basic necessities for life. They take a day off work if they’re sick and actually get treatment. They quit a second, hourly-wage job that they are overqualified for and instead work towards obtaining a better, higher-paying primary job.
| Sun, 08/30/2020 at 11:19 AM
(WVUA 23) – Surging COVID cases throughout the state have prompted several officials to delay re-opening phases. Tuscaloosa is the third-highest number of active COVID cases this month. Only Jefferson and Mobile counties have more cases. U.S. Sen. Doug Jones and Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox held a joint video conference last week.
| Fri, 08/28/2020 at 02:37 PM
(Alabama Political Reporter) – Alabama Sen. Doug Jones on Thursday held a press conference along with Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox, and Jones praised the mayor for being one of the first mayors to take steps to slow the spread of the virus, including implementing a mask mandate.
| Tue, 08/11/2020 at 11:54 AM
(Alabama Political Reporter) – Democratic Alabama Sen. Doug Jones said that the Senate should not have left Washington D.C. without a deal on a coronavirus aid bill. Instead, the Senate should have stayed and worked until a deal was reached.
| Mon, 08/10/2020 at 11:39 AM
(Alabama Political Reporter) – Democratic Alabama Sen. Doug Jones had harsh words for recent executive orders that President Donald Trump signed in lieu of continuing to pursue a bipartisan legislative COVID relief package. Jones said that Trump’s executive orders extending coronavirus relief are “more for show than actual help for the American people.”
| Thu, 08/06/2020 at 11:35 AM
(Alabama Political Reporter) – Incumbent Democratic Sen. Doug Jones’ re-election campaign released a statement critical of Republican Senate nominee Tommy Tuberville, suggesting that he is not taking the COVID-19 pandemic seriously enough.
| Mon, 08/03/2020 at 11:13 AM
(Alabama Political Reporter) – Alabama Sen. Doug Jones and two of his Democratic Senate colleagues — Nevada Sen. Jacky Rosen and New Hampshire Sen. Maggie Hassan — led 10 other senators in a letter asking Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky to bring the Senate back into session and work through the weekend until Congress reaches a bipartisan deal to address the public health and economic crises caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
| Sun, 08/02/2020 at 11:08 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Quad Cities Daily) – On Saturday, August 1, U.S. Senators Doug Jones of Alabama, Jacky Rosen of Nevada, and Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire led 10 of their Senate colleagues in a letter asking Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring the Senate back into session and work through the weekend until Congress reaches a bipartisan deal to address the public health and economic crises caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.