House Republicans Investigate Taxpayer Funding Of Wuhan Lab

While The Origins Of COVID-19 Have Been A Political Hot Button Issue Rife With Controversy, New Evidence Has Prompted A Different Question: Did American Taxpayers Help Fund The Controversial Wuhan Lab?

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Hagerty Files Amendments To Improve American Innovation & Competitiveness Act To Counter Chinese Communist Party

United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN) Has Filed A Number Of Amendments To The Legislation Currently Being Debated On The Senate Floor Intended To Address U.S. Competitiveness With China.

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Hagerty Op-ed: Why ‘For the People Act’ Would Disenfranchise Tennessee Voters

It’s An Unprecedented, Unconstitutional, And Un-American Power Grab That Would Disenfranchise Every Tennessean. Tennessee’s State Representatives Would No Longer Set Tennessee’s Election Rules, As The Founding Fathers Envisioned. And This Partisan Legislation Would Open The Floodgates To Illegally Cast Votes, Thereby Washing Away Lawful Votes And Jeopardizing Our System Of Representative Government.

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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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Biden’s $1.5 Trillion Budget Only Includes A 1.7% Increase For National Defense

President Joe Biden Released Top-level Numbers For His Proposed 2022 Budget Friday. The $1.5 Trillion Plan Includes Major Spending Increases For Domestic Projects While Keeping Defense Spending Essentially Steady With Inflation.

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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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Secret-Stealing Chinese ‘Grad Students’ Outed By America’s Spy Busters

At Least Half A Dozen Have Been Arrested In The Last Year Or So. The Prosecutions Illustrate Growing American Alarm About Chinese Technology Theft, An Important Part Of China’s Effort To Supplant The U.S. Both As A Dominant Military Power In Asia & As The World’s Leader In Science & Technology.

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Canceling Keystone XL Pipeline Is A Gift To China And Russia

Energy policy isn’t the simplicity of soundbites. “Cancel Keystone” is a bumper sticker, not the decision of a serious politician who sees the real world fallout of jobs and geopolitics let alone the increase in emissions that will result. This is just the beginning of an energy agenda that will cripple us on so many levels: jobs, cost of living, and opportunity. It will hurt our critical allies in Canada and Europe. It will benefit our enemies, Russia and China. And it will do absolutely nothing for the environment.

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