Governor Lee Defends Medicaid Block Grant Program

According To The U.S. Census, More Than 836,000 People In Tennessee Do Not Have Health Insurance. Despite Some Pushback From The New Administration, Governor Lee Is Hopeful That The Medicaid Block Grant Waiver Program Will Remain In Place And Will Allow More People To Get The Insurance They Need.

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Lee’s Signature Makes Tennessee A Second Amendment Sanctuary State

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee Signed A Bill Wednesday That Makes The State A Second Amendment Sanctuary.

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Watermarked Absentee Ballots Coming To Tennessee In 2022

Gov. Bill Lee Signed The Tennessee Election Integrity Act, Which Was Passed By The TN Legislature Last Month And Will Put An Approved Watermark On All Absentee Ballots With The Goal Of Providing More Security To The Election Process.

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Bill Limiting Unemployment Compensation Passes Tennessee House

The Tennessee House Passed Legislation Tuesday That Would Limit Unemployment Compensation From The State To 12 Weeks While Increasing The Weekly Pay For The First Time Since 2001.

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Second Amendment Sanctuary Bill Passes Tennessee House

The Tennessee House Adopted A Bill To Make The State A Second Amendment Sanctuary. It “Affirms That Any Law, Treaty, Executive Order, Rule, Or Regulation Of The United States Government” That Violates The Second Amendment Is Unenforceable. The Bill Now Will Head To Gov. Bill Lee’s Desk.

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Legislation Requiring Watermarks On Absentee Ballots Heads To Lee’s Desk

The Tennessee Legislature Nearly Unanimously Approved A Bill That Requires The Addition Of A Watermark On All Absentee Ballots.

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Lee’s Imprisonment Alternatives And Prisoner Re-entry Bills Pass Tennessee House

Two Bills Touted By Gov. Bill Lee As The Key To His Criminal Justice Reform Package Passed The Tennessee House On Thursday.

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Governor Lee To Consider Bill On LGBTQ Curriculum

Governor Lee Will Soon Be Considering A Tennessee Bill That Would Require Schools To Inform Parents Of Any Curriculum That Includes Instruction On Gender Identity Or Sexual Orientation And Would Allow Parents To Opt Their Student Out Of That Instruction.

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Bill Granting TN School Boards Sole Authority To Close Schools Headed To Gov. Lee

A Bill That Will Give Local School Boards The Sole Authority To Close Schools Was Approved Thursday By The Tennessee House And Is On Its Way To Gov. Bill Lee.

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