Registry Board Seeks Order On Cothren’s Subpoena Objection

The Tennessee Registry Of Election Finance Is Requesting A Court Order Requiring Cade Cothren To Explain Why He Refused To Show Up When Subpoenaed To Testify About A Political Action Committee.

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House Passes Bill That Would Require Expense Reports From Non-Profits 60 Days Before Elections

In An 87 To 3 Vote, With 5 Representatives Abstaining, A Bill That Would Require Non-Profits To Report All Expenditures Of 60 Days Prior To Elections Was Passed By The Tennessee House.

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Tennessee Public School Funding Formula Passes House Committee

A New Funding Formula For Tennessee’s Public Schools Continued To Wind Its Way Through Legislative Committees On Monday.

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Taxpayer-Funded Lobbyists, Firearms Legislation & The Importance Of Successful Educational Outcomes In TN (Interview w/ Rep. Todd Warner)

In this interview, Representative Todd Warner (R-Chapel Hill-District 92 ) speaks candidly about his biggest disappointment with his experience in the Tennessee Legislature – the influence of taxpayer-funded lobbyists and the good legislation aimed at limiting their influence that has been killed this session.

Warner also discusses his firearms bill that would grant 18 year-olds the right to bear arms along with the importance of the state’s educational system to produce literate individuals, if for no other reason than to lower the chances of them turning to crime.

All this and more in an interview that you do not want to miss!

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TN Rep Bud Hulsey Confirms He Was Served With Federal Subpoena

Only One State House Member Other Than Speaker Cameron Sexton Admitted Wednesday To Being Subpoenaed This Week To Testify Before A Federal Grand Jury.

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TN Lobbyist Association Urges Members To Action Against Lobbying Transparency Legislation (Update 3/24/22)

On March 18th, The Tennessee Lobbyist Association (TLA) Sent An Email To All Their Members Urging Their Action To Lobby Against ‘Transparency For Taxpayer-Funded Lobbying’ Legislation Currently Being Considered In The General Assembly.

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House Speaker, Lawmakers Get Federal Subpoenas In Corruption Probe

A Federal Grand Jury Has Subpoenaed Tennessee House Speaker Cameron Sexton And Possibly Several Other Lawmakers In An Investigation Of Corruption In The Legislature.

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Lee Denies Any Knowledge Of National Guard Offer For Voucher Vote

For The Second Time, Gov. Bill Lee Denied Knowledge Monday Of A National Guard Promotion Offer To Rep. John Mark Windle In Return For A Vote In Favor Of The Education Savings Account Bill In 2019.

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Speaker Firing Two Suspended Employees Linked To FBI Investigation

Two Legislative Staff Members Suspended Since An FBI Raid On The Cordell Hull Building In January 2021 Are Being Fired, Just Days After Rep. Robin Smith Resigned Her Post And Pleaded Guilty To Wire Fraud.

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Outraged Tennesseans Denied Opportunity To Testify Regarding Patient’s Rights Bill (Update 3.7.22)

Tennesseans Were Outraged When A Patients Rights Caption Bill Failed On Tuesday Before They Had A Chance To Speak. Doctors And Citizens From All Over Tennessee Traveled To The Nashville Capitol, Packing The Health Subcommittee Room And Hallways, To Testify On Behalf Of The Bill Sponsored By Representative Todd Warner.

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