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
May 7, 2019 at 11:09 AM
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.
NASHVILLE — Gov. Bill Lee’s office is declining to answer questions surrounding why the Republican has not called a meeting of the Capitol Commission to address the bust of a Confederate cavalry general and early Ku Klux Klan leader on display in
Apr 21, 2019 at 10:20 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee troopers arrested five protesters at the state Capitol after a 30-hour long sit-in outside Gov. Bill Lee’s office.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A resolution that would change the Tennessee Constitution to say God is the source of liberty for the state’s citizens has cleared the House.
NASHVILLE — A new state commission would manage appeals from charter schools whose requests to operate are denied by local school boards, under legislation advanced by the Tennessee House on Wednesday.
NASHVILLE — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee is seeking almost $24.7 million to treat hepatitis C in prisons.
MEMPHIS — The Tennessee Department of Health says more than 600 hundred kindergarteners enrolled in Shelby County Schools last year without records showing they were fully vaccinated.
MEMPHIS — A Tennessee man has been convicted of murder in the 2016 robbery and shooting deaths of a couple.
NASHVILLE — A Tennessee push to outlaw childlike sex dolls has advanced in the Legislature.