Former Interim Chief Of Staff On Paid Leave For Federal Investigation Accepts Job In Lee’s Administration

Holt Whitt, Interim Chief Of Staff For House Speaker Cameron Sexton Since January 2020, Will Be Joining Governor Bill Lee’s Administration, Even Though He Is Currently On Paid Leave As A Part Of An Ongoing Federal Investigation.

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Multiple Guns Stolen From Hixson Pawn Shop

On Monday, June 21, Multiple Guns Were Stolen From A Pawn Shop In Hixson, Tennessee. Officials Are Still Searching For The Suspect, And Have Offered A $5,000 Reward For Any Information That Leads To An Arrest.

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Governor Lee Signs Off On Unemployment, Certificate-Of-Need Reform

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee Has Signed Bills To Lower The Number Of Weeks Residents Can Accept Unemployment Benefits And To Reform Hospital Certificates Of Need.

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FBI Investigates Former Tennessee House Speaker Casada’s Involvement in Phoenix Solutions

The Federal Bureau Of Investigation Is Looking At Whether Former Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada Was The Owner Of A Group That Conducted A Number Of Non-Legislative Tasks For Several Republican Lawmakers, Bringing In Over $230,000 From The House Republican Caucus.

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TN Department Of Health Doctrine Allows Vaccinations, Medical Treatments Of Minors Without Parental Consent (Updated)

According To A Document Issued From The Tennessee Department Of Health, There Are Circumstances Where 7–14-Year-Old Children Can Receive A Vaccine With No Parental Consent. The Mature Minor Doctrine Also States That Children 14 Years Of Age And Older May Receive A Vaccine…

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10 Hamilton County Students Chosen For EPB ArtSpark Project

EPB Utility has selected ten winners from Hamilton County Schools for the third annual “ArtSpark Goes to School” challenge.

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TN General Assembly Cuts Unemployment Eligibility Weeks By Over Half, Bumps Up Benefit Amount

The Tennessee General Assembly Passed A Bill That Will Cut The Number Of Weeks Tennesseans Are Eligible For Unemployment From 26 Weeks To 12 Weeks. House Bill 1039 Also Increases The Weekly Benefit Amount.

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Tennessee Legislature Budget Proposals Stray From Lee’s Plan

Tennessee Legislature State Budget Proposals Plan To Add $250 Million To The State’s Pension Fund While Cutting $100 Million From Gov. Lee’s $200 Million Proposal For Local Govt Grants And $100 Million From His $200 Million Broadband Expansion Proposal To Cover The Funds Allotted To The State Pension.

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