TN Pandemic Stress Support Line Adds Texting Capability

Tennessee’s Emotional Support Line For Pandemic Stress Is Adding A New Method For People To Reach Out For Help. The Free And Confidential Line Now Has The Capability To Offer Assistance Via Text Message.

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Senate Committee Rolls Vaccine Religious Exemption Bill One Week

The Tennessee Senate Continues To Delay The Religious Exemption Protection Act, Allowing Action To Be Deferred To Next Week. This Delay Allows Additional Time For Individuals To Contact Committee Members To Support This Bill.

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Hospital Lobby Tied To Cuomo Wields Influence In Washington

As New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Faces Intense Criticism For Concealing Data About Nursing Home Deaths & Reportedly Threatening A Lawmaker Who Pushed To Investigate The Matter, A Powerful Hospital Lobby With Close Ties To Cuomo & Other New York Politicians Is Coming Under Scrutiny.

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Tennessee Teacher Vaccinations For COVID-19 Open Statewide Next Week

Tennessee K-12 Teachers Statewide Can Schedule Appointments Beginning Monday To Get Their COVID-19 Vaccinations. A New Phase Of Vaccinations Was Announced Tuesday By The State Health Department, Including Teachers, Child Care Staff And Tennesseans 65 And Older.

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Governor Lee Presents Nearly $42B Budget In State Of The State Address

Touting His Administration’s Commitment To Personal Freedoms And Local Control Throughout The Pandemic, Lee Proposed A $41.8 Billion Budget Monday Night In His State Of The State Address.

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Hamilton County Releases Virtual Covid Victims Memorial

As the Covid vaccine is distributed across Hamilton County, and cases begin to decline, Chattanooga has begun to remember those lost over the previous year. The city just released a virtual memorial to honor residents who lost their lives to the virus.

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Hamilton County COVID-19 Vaccine Plan Changes; Concerns About Reaching Herd Immunity

More People Moved Up In Line For COVID Vaccination, How Decisions Are Made To Move Between Tiers And Concerns About Reaching Herd Immunity.

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Majority Of Tennessee Congressional Republicans Oppose $900B COVID Stimulus Bill

Senator Marsha Blackburn Stated That Senate Republicans Were Working On A Relief Bill Since July But Faced Opposition From Democrats Who Wanted To Include “Over 3 Trillion In Special Interest Giveaways” In The Relief Package.

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Tennessee Receives First Shipment Of Moderna Vaccine

Tennessee Is Slated To Receive 115,200 Doses Of The Vaccine Over The Next Two Weeks. Smaller Hospitals That Did Not Receive The Pfizer Vaccine Should Receive The Moderna Vaccine Next Week.

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