Cumberland Mountain State Park Unveils Restored Historic Cabins

Tennessee State Park Officials Unveiled Eleven Recently Restored Historic Cabins Located In Cumberland Mountain State Park. The Cabins Were Originally Built During The Great Depression By The Civilian Conservation Corps. Tennessee House Speaker Cameron Sexton And Senator Paul Bailey Both Attended The Rededication Ceremony.

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Tennessee General Assembly Approves $1 Million for Coal Industry

TN Legislators Passed A Bill That Will Allow The State To Regain Control Of A Coal Industry That Has Been Seriously Lacking In Production In Recent Years. Initial Agreements Showed That Oversight Of The Industry Would Come At No Cost To The State, But The New Bill Will Leave Tennessee Paying Nearly $1 Million Per Year.

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Should Tennessee Taxpayers Prop up a Dying Industry?

Tennessee’s Coal Mining Industry Has Declined In Both Production And Jobs By Over 80% In The Last Decade. In 2010, The Coal Industry Supported Nearly 550 Tennessee Jobs Each Quarter. In 2018, That Number Dropped Below 100. New And Continuing Permit Applications Have Dropped Precipitously In Recent Years As Demand For Tennessee’s Particular Type Of Coal Has Dwindled. Until The Primacy Act Is Repealed, Tennessee Taxpayers Will Be Propping Up An Unnecessary Program – To The Tune Of $2.5 Million Before 2025 – To Benefit A Shockingly Small Number Of Individuals.

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Dems Funnel Funds into Tennessee Renewable Energy Projects Amid Reports of Rising Need for Reliable Fuels

The Amount Of Energy Used To Produce One Dollar Of GDP In Tennessee Is Slightly Greater Than The Median Of Other States. This Indicates Tennessee May Need To Determine Their Own Best Practices, Despite What Other States Are Doing.

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Tennessee To Set Up Electric Car Stations Across The State

There Were 11,000+ Electric Cars Registered In Tennessee At The End Of 2020. These Extra Charging Stations Should Give Motorists Who Use Electric Vehicles Plenty Of Places To Charge, Without Having To Worry About Where The Next Station Will Be.

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Stay Home Orders Lead To Record Number Of Campers Across Tennessee

During the 2020 pandemic, stay home orders meant many people were confined to their houses, but many others ‘stayed home’ in campers, tents, and more.

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Tennessee State Comptroller Will Not Seek Reelection, Endorses Deputy To Take His Place

Comptroller Wilson, Having Held Office Since 2009, Will Not Vie For Reelection. Instead, He Endorses The Election To The Position Of The Current Deputy Comptroller, Jason Mumpower.

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