Alabama senator blocking military promotions over abortion policy says he’ll ‘work it out’

By: - March 29, 2023 1:05 pm

Alabama Sen. Tommy Tuberville told States Newsroom Tuesday he will work out a solution with Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin over the Republican's hold on 160 promotions because of the Pentagon's abortion policies. Tuberville is seen here at an earlier committee hearing on military issues.(Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)

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Ashley Murray
Ashley Murray

Ashley Murray covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include domestic policy and appropriations.