Nearly 300 TN Businesses Awarded $310M In Shuttered Venue Grants

For 299 Venues And Businesses Across Tennessee, The Federal Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Paid Out As Much As $10 Million Per Business.

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Senator Katrina Robinson Trial Moves Forward After 15 Acquittals

A Federal Judge Has Acquitted Tennessee State Senator Katrina Robinson Of Fifteen Out Of Her Twenty Charges. Robinson Is Facing Charges Of Embezzlement, Theft, And Fraud After Prosecutors Accused Her Of Mishandling Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars In Grant Funding.

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Tennessee Reports Student Performance Improvement After Summer Camp Program

Tennessee Reported Wider Improvements At The Elementary School Level Than The Middle School Level In Summer Learning Camps Created to Make Up For Learning Loss During The COVID-19 Pandemic.

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Tennessee Doles Out $4 Million In Historic Development Grants

The Tennessee Department Of Economic And Community Development (TNECD) Announced On September 17th The Recipients Of Tennessee Historic Development Grants.

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Tennessee Will Put $180 Million In Public-Private Welfare Program

Tennessee Officials Have Said They Will Be Allocating $180 Million In Grants For Public-Private Partnerships To Create Welfare Programs. The Funds Will Be Given Through 2025 For Programs That Help Low-Income Tennessee Families Become Self-Sufficient.

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TN Approves $65M Incentive For Oracle’s Nashville Project

The Tennessee Comptroller State Funding Board Has Approved $65 Million In FastTrack Grants For Oracle’s New Nashville Campus.

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State Agencies Make Pitches For Spending Billions In TN ARPA Money

Tennessee’s Financial Stimulus Accountability Group Met With State Agency Heads Last Week Regarding Funding Requests Related To The Second Half Of $3.7 Billion In Federal American Rescue Plan Act Relief.

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TN Awards Two $1M-Plus Grants For Economic Development Projects

The Tennessee Department Of Economic And Community Development Revealed It Awarded $1.25 Million To Kaiser Aluminum Investments To Move Its Company Headquarters From California To Franklin. TNECD Also Granted Pet-Supply Online Retailer Chewy $2.1 Million For Its Fulfillment Center In Wilson County.

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TN Dept of Education Opens Registration For Reading 360 Virtual Summit

The Tennessee Department Of Education Made An Announcement About Registration For The Reading 360 Virtual Summit That Is Taking Place In September. The Department Also Announced The 92 School Districts That Are Participating In The Early Literacy Network.

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TN Doles Out $108.5M In Economic Development Grants First Half Of 2021

The Tennessee Department Of Economic And Community Development Awarded More Than $108.5 Million In Fasttrack Economic Development Grants Between 51 Businesses In The First Half Of 2021.

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