TN Refugee Study Committee Outlines Mission Statement & Agenda

On Friday 10AM CST, The Joint Study Committee On Refugee Issues Gathered For Their Introductory Meeting In The Cordell Hull Building In Nashville, TN To Outline Their Mission Statement And To Prepare Their Agenda.

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Nashville DA Refuses To Enforce Transgender Bathroom Law

Despite Increased Pressure From Lawmakers, Davidson County District Attorney Glenn Funk Continues To Refuse To Enforce Tennessee’s New Law That Requires Businesses To Post Transgender-Friendly Bathroom Signs.

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Tennessee Launches Committee To Study Refugee Relocation

Tennessee’s Legislative Leaders Have Announced The Formation Of A Joint Committee After Gov. Bill Lee And Others Expressed Outrage Over The Federal Government’s Program To Resettle Hundreds Of Unaccompanied Children Apprehended By Immigration Officials In Tennessee.

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Centerville, Clifton and Clinton Accredited As Tennessee Main Street Communities

Tennessee Department Of Economic And Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe Announced This Week That Centerville, Clifton And Clinton Have Achieved Tennessee Main Street Accreditation.

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State Representative Mike Carter Loses Battle With Pancreatic Cancer

Representative Mike Carter, A Republican From Ooltewah, Dies At Age 67 After A Short Battle With Pancreatic Cancer.

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Tennesseans Ask Gov. Lee Why He’s Soft on Illegal Immigration

In Statements Made By Governor Lee Last Year, It Appears That He Opened The Door To Tennessee Becoming A Drop-off Point For Displaced Migrant Minors Coming To Our State Via Biden’s Border Crisis.

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Lee And General Assembly Deliver ‘Conservative Wins’ in 2021 Session

On May 5th, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee Marked The Close Of The 2021 Legislative Session, Which Included The Passage Of His $42.6 Billion Budget And Full Agenda As Outlined During His State Of The State Address in February.

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Medical Marijuana Moves Forward in TN After Compromise

Tennessee State Legislators Have Come To An Agreement On A Medical Cannabis Decriminalization Bill After A Wider-ranging Bill Just Barely Failed To Pass.

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A Year Of Missed Opportunities – Good Tennessee Bills Being Rejected Again

Legislative Committees Are Closing Down. Soon, We Will Know What 2nd Amendment Related Issues Are Going To Be Enacted By The Republican Super Majority And Which Are Not. Never, Never Forget That With The Super Majority, The Failure To Enact Any Legislation Or The Enactment Of Legislation. Good Or Bad, Is Solely The Act Of The Legislature’s Republican Caucuses. Incrementalism And Half-steps May Seem Like Progress But The Fact That It Is A Half- Step By A Super Majority Is Significant And Must Be Noted For The 2022 Election Cycle.

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