Johnson City Press Thursday, April 24, 2014
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Leaders' ties to ALEC

Leaders' ties to ALEC

March 26th, 2014 9:50 am by BILL HOWES

A recent column by Jennie Young may be the most important ever in the Johnson City newspaper.

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Gough refuses to see health care reality

Gough refuses to see health care reality

March 26th, 2014 8:46 am by DR. ANDREW SPITZNAS

How distasteful that your Community Voices columnist Kenneth Gough exploited the story of a local man's battle with (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) ALS to revive Sarah Palin's scare tactics about "death panels."

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More should be done to stop pill mills, Rx abuse

More should be done to stop pill mills, Rx abuse

March 26th, 2014 8:44 am by Johnson City Press

Health care experts have ranked Tennessee at second per capita in the nation for prescription drug abuse.

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Vote for Krieger

Vote for Krieger

March 25th, 2014 1:00 pm by SHEILA WHITLOCK

It is with gratefulness and pleasure I recommend Tom Krieger for Washington County commissioner in the 6th District.

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Rice for judge

Rice for judge

March 25th, 2014 11:55 am by DAVID G. SLAGLE

It is with great pleasure that I recommend Lisa Nidiffer Rice to succeed the retiring Judge Robert Cupp, Criminal Court Part 1, 1st Judicial District (Carter, Johnson, Washington and Unicoi Counties).

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What are your thoughts on standardized student testing and educator accountability?

What are your thoughts on standardized student testing and educator accountability?

March 24th, 2014 9:36 am by Johnson City Press

Legislation to prevent the results of standardized student test scores from being used in making decisions on renewing a teacher's license is currently being debated in Tennessee.

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Eclectic dcor still works quite well

Eclectic dcor still works quite well

March 24th, 2014 9:11 am by Bonnie Simmerman

When recently helping our son move into a new place, I was struck by the fact that the majority of his furniture and accessories came from here and there.

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Christians have rights, too

Christians have rights, too

March 24th, 2014 9:09 am by Tim Simpson

Christians have rights too!I have been reading and watching on the news for years now, and one current event said something that was enough about a woman placing a cross on the roadside for a lost love one and a group of atheist made her remove it! Am I t

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Below-average not quality

Below-average not quality

March 24th, 2014 9:08 am by Reneau Dubberley

It has been well documented that Tennessee's education attainment is below average in the United States.

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Tri-Cities: a wonderful place that could use a boost

Tri-Cities: a wonderful place that could use a boost

March 24th, 2014 9:06 am by EDWARD J. DWYER

Our state legislators adamantly refuse to accept $1.4 billion originally destined for Medicaid/TennCare expansion as part of Obamacare.

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