Ford Plant Squeaking Through Legislative Committees

Tennessee Lawmakers Treated A Proposed $5.6 Billion Ford Electric Truck Plant As If It Were Too Big To Fail, Passing Legislation Tuesday In Committees Through Gritted Teeth Before One Piece Stalled In The House Finance, Ways And Means Committee.

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Right To Work Committee Announces Leadership In All TN Counties

The Yes On 1 Committee Has Announced Its Regional And Local Leadership Team, Naming A County Chairman In All 95 Tennessee Counties. Yes On 1 Will Advocate For Amendment 1 To Place Right-To-Work In The Tennessee Constitution, Which Will Appear On The Ballot On November 8, 2022. Right-To-Work Says That Tennesseans Cannot Be Forced To Join A Union And Pay Dues In Order To Get Or Keep Their Job.

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Joint Legislative Committee Examines TN Bail Reform

A Tennessee Joint Legislative Committee Heard Testimony On How Bail Affects Jail Populations, Data On Pretrial Releases On Bond And Prior Case Law And How Closely Tennessee’s Judges Are Following State Law.

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Hamilton County Vehicle Emissions Testing To End In 2022

TDEC Announced Yesterday That Vehicle Emissions Testing In Five Tennessee Counties Will End On Jan. 14, 2022 Now That The EPA Has Approved A Revision To The State’s Air Quality Plan.

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FedEx Biggest Beneficiary Of TN Aviation Gas Tax Cut

A Tax Cut Is Going Into Effect Today In Tennessee, But The Largest Impact Will Be Felt By One Company. The Only Tennessee Company Hitting The Aviation Tax Cap Is FedEx.

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Thanks To Stalking Victim, Lifetime Order Of Protection Takes Effect July 1

A New Law Will Take Effect July 1st, Giving Victims Of Violent Crime An Option To Seek A Lifetime Order Of Protection. Tennessee Resident And Stalking Victim, Nikki Goeser, Testified Before Lawmakers Twice To Help Get This Bill Passed.

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Gov. Lee’s Permitless Carry Law – And Why To Avoid It

The Tennessee Firearms Association Recommends That People Get Or Keep The Tennessee Enhanced Handgun Permit Rather Than Relying On The Governor’s New Permitless Carry Bill That Goes Into Effect On July 1, 2021.

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Tennessee’s Lawmakers Celebrate Permitless Carry As It Becomes Law

On Wednesday, June 2, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee Signed Permitless Carry Into Law. The Signing Took Place In Gallatin At Beretta, A Firearm Manufacturer.

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Tennessee Legislature Budget Proposals Stray From Lee’s Plan

Tennessee Legislature State Budget Proposals Plan To Add $250 Million To The State’s Pension Fund While Cutting $100 Million From Gov. Lee’s $200 Million Proposal For Local Govt Grants And $100 Million From His $200 Million Broadband Expansion Proposal To Cover The Funds Allotted To The State Pension.

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