Bill Threatens Transparency In Tennessee Department Of Tourist Development (Update 2.19.24)

Recently Proposed Legislation Would Allow The Tennessee Department Of Tourist Development To Keep Records Hidden From The Public At The Discretion Of The Attorney General And Tourism Commissioner.

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99% Of GOP Primary Voters Disagree With TNGOP Leadership On Illegal Immigration; Bill To Prohibit Evil Hospitals From Letting Patients Die Alone Passes TN Senate & Much More In The BIG 7!

Mark Your Calendar! “Protect Tennessee’s Borders Rally” On March 20th!

99% Of GOP Primary Voters Disagree With TNGOP Leadership On Illegal Immigration

Bill To Prohibit Evil Hospitals From Letting Patients Die Alone Passes TN Senate & More!

& More In The Tennessee Conservative’s Big 7 Weekend Digest!

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Tennessee Tourism Asks For $9M Budget Increase For Worldwide Marketing

Tennessee’s Department Of Tourist Development Wants $9 Million More To Market The State In 26 Areas Outside Of The State Along With Working On Pursuing Direct Flights To Canada, Germany And France.

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TN Tourism Teams Up With Armchair Productions For “Tennessee Music Pathways” Podcast

The Tennessee Department Of Tourist Development And Armchair Productions Teamed Up To Launch A Six-Episode Podcast Series Titled “Tennessee Music Pathways.” Presenter And Award-Winning Journalist Aaron Millar Traveled Across The State To Capture Unique Musical Stories, Performances And Interviews With Musicians, Historians And Fans, Highlighting Each Distinct Region’s Musical Heritage.

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Lobbyists For Titans Stadium Include Family Members Of Top Tennessee Officials

To Secure Passage Of Tennessee Governor Bill Lee’s $52.8 Billion Budget, Which Included $500 Million In State Bonds To Fund A New Domed Stadium For The Tennessee Titans, The Organization Built A Team Of 15 Individuals To Lobby Legislators To Secure Their Votes. Among The Lobbyists Included Nicole Watson, Wife Of Senator Bo Watson And Virginia Ezell Briley, Daughter Of Tennessee’s Commissioner Of Tourist Development, Mark Ezell.

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TN To Spend $15M To Improve Newly-Designated Bill Dance Signature Lakes

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) And State Of Tennessee Announced A Plan Thursday To Spend $15 Million On Improvements At 18 Lakes With The Help Of Fisherman Bill Dance.

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Tennessee Officials Held Private Budget Meeting Over Federal Covid Funds

On Wednesday, September 1, Tennessee Officials Held A Private Budget Hearing Regarding New Federal Covid Aid. Different State Departments Pitched Ideas On How The $3.8 Billion In Funds Should Be Spent. A Second Private Meeting Was Held On Thursday But Neither Was Publicized.

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TN Tourism Spending Drops More Than 30% In 2020

Tourism Spending In Tennessee Dropped In 2020 For The First Time In 10 Years, According To Data From The U.S. Travel Association And Tourism Economics.

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