NASHVILLE — Tennessee’s correction agency failed to provide adequate oversight to ensure the safety of the state’s inmates and public, a scathing new audit has found.
MEMPHIS — Democrats from the U.S. House Judiciary Committee are hearing from experts about barriers to voting caused by alleged racial discrimination.
NASHVILLE Gov. Bill Lee has announced when he’ll call a special legislative session in order to allow the GOP-controlled House to elect a new speaker.
NASHVILLE — Trauma surgeon Manny Sethi said Monday that he’s running for a U.S. Senate seat opening in Tennessee.
NASHVILLE — Tennessee’s embattled House Speaker Glen Casada says he plans to resign following a vote of no confidence by his Republican caucus.
NASHVILLE — A Republican lawmaker says Tennessee GOP House Speaker Glen Casada tried to “rig and predetermine” an ethics review regarding his mounting scandals. He’s requesting Casada’s leadership resignation.
NASHVILLE — Tennessee’s embattled House speaker is now being accused of violating the state’s election laws after spending the past two weeks facing a long list of other scandals surrounding his office.
NASHVILLE — Tennessee’s House speaker on Tuesday said he was wrong to participate in lewd conversations about women with his former chief of staff and described the language as “locker room talk” between adult men.
NASHVILLE — The Republican Tennessee House speaker’s chief of staff resigned Monday amid allegations that he sent sexually explicit and racist text messages, and after admitting he used cocaine inside a legislative office building when he held a
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NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Senate has cleared a bill allowing penalization of paid voter registration groups through fines for too many incomplete signup forms and criminal charges for violating new requirements.
NASHVILLE — A voucher-like proposal has split the Tennessee House and Senate as lawmakers wrestle over the details in this year’s top legislative issue.
NASHVILLE — The Tennessee House has advanced a proposal that would keep the state on daylight saving time year-round.
NASHVILLE — A $13 million proposal to install cameras on school buses in order to catch drivers who properly fail to stop when students are being dropped off is advancing in Tennessee.
NASHVILLE — Tennessee lawmakers are expanding a pilot project that would allow more people to vote at any polling site inside their county.
NASHVILLE — The Tennessee House has advanced a bill aimed at giving FedEx $21.3 million in tax breaks over seven years for its $1.3 billion Memphis hub expansion.