Mayor Kelly Updates Chattanooga’s COVID Executive Order, Still Requires Masks In City Buildings

With The Expiration Of State And County Pandemic Restrictions, Mayor Tim Kelly Issued An Updated Executive Order On Friday To Modify The City’s Guidance On COVID-19 Precautions And Procedures.

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Governor Lee Signs Executive Order To End Public Health Orders

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee Announced Tuesday He Will End Statewide Public Health Orders Regarding The COVID-19 Pandemic And Shift The State Toward “Recovery.”

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8 States Have Enacted Laws Limiting Governors’ Emergency Powers Since Pandemic Onset

Since March 2020, 10 Bills In Eight States Have Been Signed Into Law That Are Aimed At Increasing Legislative Oversight Of Governors’ Emergency Powers.

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The Tennessee Conservative News Break April 5, 2021

1) Tennessee’s RINO County Mayors Continue with Mask Mandates
2) Rape Survivors Protection Act Passes Advances in the House
3) Pharma Lobby Fights Dems Proposal On Vaccine Access And Drug Pricing
4) Amazon Clashes With Democratic Lawmakers Bankrolled By Its Own Employees

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Tennessee Counties Updating Mask Mandates

With The Start Of Spring, The Continuation Of Vaccinations, And The Approach Of Lee’s Executive Order’s End, Many Counties Are Clarifying Their Plans For Local Mask Mandates.

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Blue States Scramble To Loosen Restrictions After Red States’ Success

State Re-openings Around The Country Appear To Be Pressuring States – Particularly Northern States With Democratic Governors, To Soften Their Stances On Mitigations. Now, With Vaccines Promised To The Nation By May 1, Governors Who Had Dug In Are Relenting On Mitigations. Some More Slowly Than Others.

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The Tennessee Conservative News Break March 12, 2021

1) Tennessee Bill Could Limit Unlawful Restrictions Placed On Churches During Emergencies
2) 7 Tennessee Republican Mayors Continue To Push Mask Mandates
3) Tennessee Families In Need To Receive Food Benefits Soon
4) Biden Signs $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Bill Into Law
5) Healthcare Interests, Restaurants Among COVID Relief Bill Winners
6) Biden To Direct States To Make All U.S. Adults Eligible For Covid Vaccine By May 1
7) Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Acknowledges Low Literacy Rates

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