Workers Who Molested Minors At TN Immigrant Center Get 2022 Court Date

The Two Female Employees Of The Now Shuttered Chattanooga Immigrant Facility That Were Booked For Sexual Assault Of Minors Will Not Return To Court Until Next Year.

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Illegal Immigration Investigation In TN Continues With Study Committee

During The Third Meeting Of The Joint Study Committee On Refugee Issues, The Committee Continued Its Investigation Into Current Immigration Issues In TN With Presentations By The Department Of Children’s Services, The Office Of Legal Services, Tennessee Office For Refugees/Catholic Charities And Professors Of Law…

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State Expects Chattanooga Illegal Alien Shelter’s License To Be Suspended Into Fall

The Closed Chattanooga Shelter Was The Focus For Much Of The TN Legislature’s Study Committee On Refugee Issues Meeting. TN Suspended The Baptiste Group’s License To Operate The Shelter After A Sexual Battery Arrest…

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Legislators Seek Answers Regarding Billions of Dollars In No-Bid Contracts

Lawmakers Are Questioning Billions Of Dollars Of Deals That The State Made After Lee’s Executive Order In Response To The Pandemic Gave Departments Permission To Enter Into Contracts Without Taking Bids.

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Chattanooga Facility for Immigrant Youth Sues, Claims Racial Bias Over License Suspension

The Baptiste Group Is Appealing The Suspension Of The License For Its Chattanooga Home For Immigrant Youth, Claiming That The State Violated Their Right To Due Process.
Their Claim Accuses The State Of Prejudice And Bias Against The Company.

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Hamilton County Commission Debates Continued Funding For Nashville Lobbyist

During yesterday’s Hamilton County Commission meeting, the commissioners voted on a resolution to authorize Mayor Coppinger to sign a contract with Nashville lobbyist, Will Denami, to represent the interests of the County before the TN General Assembly and other governmental entities. The price tag of the contract brought some criticism…

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Study Committee Seeks Answers To Illegal Immigration In TN

On Tuesday July 15, 10AM CST, The Joint Study Committee On Refugee Issues Met Live For The Second Time In The Cordell Hull Building In Nashville, TN. They Heard Presentations From The Governor’s Office, Department Of Children’s Services And The Fiscal Review Committee.

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TN Spends Nearly $4M Per Year To Educate Unaccompanied Alien Minors

Tennessee Has Spent Nearly $60 Million Over 15 Years Educating Children Who Entered The State As Unaccompanied Minors, According To The State’s Fiscal Review Committee Estimates.

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Roddey Coe Seeks Appointment To Hamilton County School Board

Former Vice President Of The Chattanooga Autism Center, Roddey Coe, Has Announced That He Is Seeking The Appointment To The Vacant District 9 Hamilton County School Board Seat.

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NOVONIX Plans $160 Million Expansion In Chattanooga Adding 290 Jobs

NOVONIX, A Battery Materials And Technology Company Headquartered In Brisbane, Australia, Announced A $160 Million Expansion That Is Expected To Create 290 New Jobs At Its Chattanooga Manufacturing Facility.

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