TN Shifts Learning Loss Programs To Stimulus Funding, Moves Road Projects To State Funds

Tennessee Plans To Spend $102 Million Of Its $3.7 Billion American Rescue Plan Allocation On A Learning Loss Intervention Program For Tennessee Students. It Was Recommended That The $25.5 Million Annual Total Of State Funds “Be Re-Invested Into New Educational Expenses Incurred.”

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COVID Relief Funds Paid For ‘Equity Warriors,’ CRT Lessons In Public Schools

Top Republicans In The U.S. House Are Pursuing An Investigation Into Reports That Federal Tax Dollars Designated For Covid-Related Learning Loss Were Spent To Promote “Equity Warriors,” Critical Race Theory Programming And More At Local Schools.

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Tennessee Counties, Cities Receive $38M In Federal Funds For Water Infrastructure Improvements

Six Tennessee Counties Are Receiving Federal Grants That Add Up To Nearly $38 Million For Water Infrastructure.

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Latest ESSER Surveys Ask Stakeholders To Rank How Important Mental Health Services Are In Schools

Public Schools In Tennessee Will Receive Over $4.5 Billion In Federal Money By Fall Of 2023. According To Sources, Tennessee Is Heavily Investing American Rescue Plan ESSER Funds In Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Programs Under The Guise Of Students’ Mental Health.

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Hagerty Files Amendment To Reverse IRS Snooping On Third-Party Payment Platforms

U.S. Senator Bill Hagerty Has Filed An Amendment To Democrats’ Tax-Increase Legislation To Strike The Provision Inserted By The Biden Administration That Requires Third-Party Payment Platforms To Report Businesses’ Gross Transaction Volumes Totaling More Than $600 To The IRS.

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Taxpayer Funded Stadium Proposal For Chattanooga Lookouts Called A Waste Of Money

Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger Is Ready To Tap Into County Reserves Or Use Federal Stimulus Money To Fund A New Stadium For The Chattanooga Lookouts. Beacon Center Of Tennessee Spokesman, Mark Cunningham, Says That The Plan Is A “Handout To Well-Connected Millionaires At The Expense Of Taxpayers.”

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Metro Nashville City Council Creates Another Magnet For Illegal Aliens To Come To Tennessee

The Metro Nashville Government Approved A $1,825,585 Grant For Immigration Legal Services In Their Session On Tuesday.

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Tennessee Moves Closer To Spending Full $3.7B Allocation In Federal ARPA Funds

Tennessee Has Committed To Spending $3.4 Billion Of The $3.7 Billion Allocated To The State Under The American Rescue Plan Act.

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Senators Introduce Bill To Prevent ‘Crack Pipe’ Funding

U.S. Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., And John Kennedy, R-La., Introduced New Legislation Thursday That Would Block American Rescue Plan Taxpayer Dollars From Being Used To Purchase And Distribute Crack Pipes.

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