TN Legislation Would Codify Family Visitation Of Hospital Patients, But With “Certain Conditions”

A New Bill Undergoing The Legislative Process In The Tennessee General Assembly Seeks To Require Hospitals To Allow At Least One Family Member To Visit A Patient During An End-Of-Life Situation When A Disaster Or Public Emergency Has Been Called.

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School Choice More Important To Tennesseans Than Ever Before

Expanding Options For School Choice Is Increasingly Supported By Tennessee Parents According To Polls, Especially After Seeing How Their Children’s Education Has Suffered During The Pandemic.

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OSHA To Withdraw Mandates For Businesses With 100+ Employees

The U.S. Occupational Health And Safety Administration Said Tuesday It Will Withdraw Its Vaccination And Testing Emergency Temporary Standard On Wednesday For Businesses With More Than 100 Employees After A U.S. Supreme Court Decision.

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Maury County Mayor Refuses To Comply With OSHA Mandate To Force Vaccines

Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Says He Does Not Plan To Force County Employees To Take The Covid Vaccine, Despite The Fact That The Federal Requirement May Become Law After The Supreme Court Completes Its Review.

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No Reprieve From Masks For Nashville Schools

(MNPS) Are Prepared To Welcome Students Back On Friday, Although Expected Severe Weather Conditions Make That Questionable. One Thing Is Certain; All Students And Staff Will Be Expected To Continue To Wear Masks During School Hours As MNPS Has Chosen To Abide By A Federal Judge’s Order That Blocks Tennessee Law Prohibiting Schools From Issuing Mask Mandates.

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U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Challenges To Biden Mandates In Early January

The Nation’s Highest Court Agreed To Hear Oral Arguments Jan. 7 On The Biden Administration’s Separate Executive Branch Mandates That Most Health Care Workers And Those Employed By Private Businesses With 100 Workers Or More Be Fully Vaccinated Against Covid-19, Be Tested Regularly, Or Face Losing Their Jobs.

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Biden Administration Rolls Out More COVID Measures, Says Vaccine Requirements For Domestic Flights Possible

“Nothing Is Off The Table, Including Domestic Travel,” Psaki Said. “But We Do Have Some Strong Protections In Place Already, Including Requirement Of Mask Wearing, Which Was Extended, Doubling Of Fines If People Are Not In Compliance.”

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Tennessee Venues Still Allowing Forced Pandemic Protocols

Photo Credit: Public Domain The Tennessee Conservative [By Jason Vaughn] – Over the course of the pandemic, many entertainment venues

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More Than 1/3 Of Unvaccinated Workers Will Quit Their Jobs If Forced To Take Weekly COVID Test

More Than A Third Of U.S. Workers Who Have Not Been Vaccinated For Covid-19 Say They Will Quit Their Jobs If Their Employer Requires Them To Take A Weekly Test Or Get The Shots As A Condition Of Employment.

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TN Health Commissioner Acknowledges “Unintended Consequences” of Biden’s Federal Mandate

Tennessee’s Commissioner For The Department Of Health Is Concerned About The “Unintended Consequences” That May Occur As A Result Of President Biden’s Recent Order That Forces Bigger Companies To Make Vaccines Mandatory For Their Employees.

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