TennCon’s BIG 7 – 2022 Second Edition – Top 7 News Stories For Conservatives in Tennessee!

Tune in to the Second edition of The Tennessee Conservative’s BIG 7 for 2022!
1) Will Legislators Act To Safeguard Our Elections From Social Media Censorship In TN?
2) Biden Approval Rating Drops To 33%
3) Maury County Mayor Refuses To Comply With OSHA Mandate
4) Parents Unhappy With Current School Choice Options In Tennessee
5) “Woke” Professors To Qualify For Tenure at University Of Tennessee
6) TN Bill Filed To Grant School Vouchers To Students Impacted By Virus Protocols
7) Left-leaning Groups Try To Stop Conservative Critical Race Theory Conference

Read more

“Woke” Professors To Qualify For Tenure at University Of Tennessee

According To Plans Obtained By The College Fix, The University Of Tennessee – Knoxville’s School Of Engineering, College Of Law, And School Of Social Work Will Require “Diversity Work” As A Condition Of Advancement And Tenure Status For Professors.

Read more

Gov. Lee Announces Appointees To Key Boards And Commissions

On Tuesday, January 12th, Governor Bill Lee Announced Appointees To A Series Of Key Boards And Commissions.

Read more

UTC Committee Seeks To Make Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Courses A Requirement

The University Of Tennessee Chattanooga ‘Reimagining Committee’ Is Proposing A Revamp Of The General Education Program To, In Part, Make Room For A Minimum Of Six Hours Of Required Diversity, Equity And Inclusion Courses For All Students. The New Proposal Would Cut Several Required Credit Hours Of Math And Humanities.

Read more

Tennessee Delays Some ARPA Federal Spending Approvals

The Tennessee Committee Reviewing The State’s Spending Of Federal Money From The American Recovery Plan Act Pushed Several Decisions To January On Tuesday As It Came Closer To Completing Its Spending Of $3.7 Billion.

Read more

Proposal Spends $68M In Federal Stimulus Funds On TN Agricultural Research Labs

The Tennessee Department Of Agriculture Presented A Plan Tuesday For $68 Million In Food Sustainability Spending At A Pair Of Higher Education Labs To The State’s Financial Stimulus Accountability Group.

Read more

UTC To Convert Newly Renovated IT Center For LGBTQ+ Support

Stafford Confirmed The Conversion Of The Space By Stating, “UTC Will Establish A Student Success Center In Lupton Hall To Provide Education And Support Services To LGBTQ+ Community Members And The Larger UTC Community.”

Read more

Experts Tell Tennessee Funding Board To Remain Conservative In Revenue Estimates

The Tennessee State Funding Board Was Told Wednesday Inflation Will Continue To Rise Quickly, Sales Tax Revenue Cannot Continue At Its Current Trend And The State Should Remain Conservative In Its Revenue Estimates.

Read more

UTC Reportedly To Convert Newly Renovated IT Center Into “Pride Center”

A University Of Tennessee Insider Has Contacted The Tennessee Conservative With Concerns About The Recently Renovated IT (Information Technology) Center Located In The Lupton Library At The UTC Campus Receiving Approval From UT President Randy Boyd To Be Converted Into A Pride Center.

Read more

UT Knoxville Reinstates Mask Mandate Less Than 24 Hours After Lifting it

Less Than One Day After Announcing That They Were Lifting Their Mask Mandate To Comply With Newly Passed State Legislation, The University Of Tennessee System Has Reverted Back To Requiring Masks On Its Knoxville Campus.

Read more