New Bill Shines Light on Chinese Influence in TN Colleges

The House Chamber Unanimously Passed Legislation Requiring Greater Transparency For Foreign Investments On College Campuses In Tennessee. It Prohibits The Establishment Of Confucius Institutes Which Have Ties To Communist Regimes.

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March Madness 2021: These Schools Have The Most Lobbying Power

Only One College Takes Home The Trophy In March Madness, But The Entire Higher Education Industry Was A Big Winner In Democrats’ Stimulus Package. The American Rescue Plan Provides Nearly $40 Billion In Aid To Colleges And Universities, More Than Either Of The Two Previous Stimulus Bills.

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The Tennessee Conservative News Break March 17, 2021

-Constitutional Carry One Step Closer To Becoming Law
-New Legislation Aims to Increase Transparency of Foreign Influences on Colleges in Tennessee
-Lee Says Tennessee Doesn’t Need Its Share Of American Rescue Plan Funding
-American Rescue Plan Act To Provide States 116 Times Their Revenue Losses
-Biden’s Oil & Gas Ban Undermines New Mexico’s Ability To Safeguard Economy, Environment
-COVID-19 And Hamilton County Schools: One Year Later

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New Legislation Aims To Increase Transparency Of Foreign Influences On Colleges In Tennessee

Governor Bill Lee Introduced The “Transparency In Foreign Investment Act” On Tuesday. The Legislation Would Increase The Level Of Transparency Required For Foreign Investments In College And University Campuses Across The State.

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Lee To Prioritize Crime Reduction, Economic Recovery in 2021

Governor Bill Lee Will Support Legislation Aimed At Reducing Crime In Tennessee And Recovering From Economic Challenges Posed By COVID-19 Pandemic During The 2021 Legislative Session.

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Why Do Red States Like Tennessee Allow Radicals to Hijack Their Taxpayer-Funded Universities?

A Recently-Arrived Volunteer Warns His Fellow Tennesseans About The Scourge Of Wokeness In Higher Education. Let Gov. Bill Lee and your state legislators know if you oppose UTK and other state schools becoming indoctrination centers for SJWs. Demand that they take action. They serve you.

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Universities Distribute Additional HEERF II Funds To Eligible Students

On Jan 14, The U.S. Department Of Education Announced An Additional $21.2 Billion Is Available To Higher Education Institutions To Facilitate Learning During The Pandemic. UTC Received $9,513,779, Of Which $4,756,890 Was Available And Disbursed To Students Beginning Last Week.

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Not So Unexpected Consequences

“Sometimes small gestures have unexpected consequences. Major initiatives practically guarantee them.” President Joe Biden’s January 20, 2021 Executive Order on Preventing and Combating Discrimination on the Basis of Gender Identity or Sexual Orientation’s most controversial aspect , or at least the item that has received the greatest attention to date, is the likely impact on women’s sports. Federally funded institutions will be forced to allow biological men access to women’s sports and scholarships meant for women in sports. This would include virtually all colleges and universities, and nearly every public high school in America.

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