Wednesday Apr 16
Eyes on Tennessee as it begins free communitya
Education experts will have their eyes on Tennessee as it works to provide free community college to all high school grads.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Daily News Journal
LEONHIRTH: Democrats in state need more leadership
Since any political excitement in Tennessee this year centers around the battling factions of the Republican Party and the tea party, a kerfuffle among Democrats has been a little surprising.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Daily News
When the U.S. Postal Service closed its branch office at 826 Mississippi Blvd . near E.H. Crump Boulevard in 2012, workers carted off an oil painting that hung there for several decades with little thought about the man portrayed in the painting.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Holder at center of marijuana debate
Attorney General Eric Holder found himself caught Tuesday in a vast congressional divide over how the federal government should respond to moves states have made to legalize marijuana.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Nice. Democrat Cohen Calls Donald Rumsfeld "A$$hole of the Year"
What a class act. Rep Steve Cohen called former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld the "a$$hole" of the year.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
DEA Official: All Parents Oppose Pot Legalization
A deputy administrator of the Drug Enforcement Agency told the House Services Committee this week that marijuana "insults our common values" and "every single parent out there" opposed marijuana legalization.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Haslam free tuition plan garners praise, concern
Gov. Bill Haslam's signature proposal this year, a program that would cover a full ride at two-year colleges for any high school graduate, appears on track to pass as lawmakers enter the waning days of the legislative session.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Critics: Ruling could bring flood of campaign money from wealthy donors
Do you agree with the Supreme Court's ruling to strike down restrictions on how much money an individual can contribute to candidates and party committees? WASHINGTON-A Tennessee government watchdog group warned Wednesday the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to strike down overall campaign contribution limits would send a flood of money pouring into ... (more)
Mon Mar 31, 2014
The Jackson Sun
Redistricting has little effect on Tennessee GOP
While Republican lawmakers in some states may have benefited from congressional redistricting, the changes had little effect in Tennessee.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
The Daily News
Clash of Contenders
Shelby County Commissioner Steve Mulroy says his political plans last year didn't include running for county mayor in 2014.
The election is not quite over
Democrats are reeling. They're playing defense, not offense. Their loss in a Florida election for a vacant House seat - in a district President Obama carried twice - was a devastating blow.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
The Daily Record
Commentary: November looking great for Republicans, right? Maybe
Democrats are reeling. They're playing defense, not offense. Their loss in a Florida election for a vacant House seat -- in a district President Obama carried twice -- was a devastating blow.