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  1. Defining Tennessee Whiskey returns to Tennessee General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Amends TCA Section 57-2-106." House Bill 1084 was passed on April 19, 2013, and was signed into law by Governor Bill Haslam on May 13, 2013. The bill defines the requirements to advertise, describe, label, name, sell, or refer to for marketing or ...

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  2. Haslam not sure filing of lawsuits benefits BEPRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Already faced with recent votes by five local school boards to sue Tennessee over its education funding formula, Gov. Bill Haslam said Monday he's "not sure that suing people ever helps the conversation." Speaking with reporters, Haslam noted he expects to meet this coming Monday with school directors from Hamilton County, which last week voted to sue the state, as well as Knox and Shelby counties, where school boards are also contemplating litigation.

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  3. Nissan Project to Bring 1000 Jobs to SmyrnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Sidelines

    Nissan North America will invest $160 million into the automobile manufacturer's Smyrna plant, building a new supplier park that will create 1,000 new jobs, according to an announcement by Governor Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd this afternoon. The project currently involves the construction of an "integrated logistics center" on the Smyrna campus that will be over 1.5 million square feet in size.

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  4. APSU to formerly install Dr. Alisa White as PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Business & Heritage Clarksville

    Austin Peay State University will officially install Dr. Alisa White as the University's tenth president during a ceremony at 10 a.m. March 23 in the Mabry Concert Hall. Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam is scheduled to attend the ceremony that will celebrate the formal transfer of leadership at Austin Peay with musical performances,speeches from dignitaries and a Presidential Address by Dr. White.

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  5. Haslam to Meet Educators Next Week in School Funding DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Daily News

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam says he'll meet with the leaders of the state's four largest school districts next week to discuss an ongoing dispute over education funding. The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports Haslam told reporters he expects to meet on March 23 with school directors from Hamilton, Knox and Shelby counties as well as the director of Metro Nashville Public Schools.

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  6. Tennessee School Voucher Bill Headed for Full Senate VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Daily News

    ... failing public school to a private school with funding from the state. It's similar to a measure Republican Gov. Bill Haslam proposed last year that failed. The governor also failed to pass voucher legislation in the previous session. Under Dunn's ...

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  7. Nissan expanding to house 1,000 jobs from auto suppliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Jackson Sun

    ... maintenance costs and a starting price after tax incentives competitive with a comparable gas-powered car. Gov. Bill Haslam announced Tuesday at a press conference in the Tennessee State Capitol that Nissan is the company behind "Project Cedar." A ...

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  8. Smyrna's big $100M investment about to be revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Business Journal

    ... according to Nashville Business Journal research. There are 12,000 Nissan employees in Middle Tennessee, Gov. Bill Haslam said today, a number that has doubled since he took office. On Monday, the Rutherford County Industrial Development Board ...

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  9. Tennessee mulls removing control over guns in parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... right to have them come in and override the community's decision on whether to allow the guns." Republican Gov. Bill Haslam opposed similar legislation in the past, and as Knoxville mayor supported a 2009 city council vote that kept in place a ban ...

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  10. Tennessee Mulls Removing Control Over Guns in ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | News Max

    ... right to have them come in and override the community's decision on whether to allow the guns." Republican Gov. Bill Haslam opposed similar legislation in the past, and as Knoxville mayor supported a 2009 city council vote that kept in place a ban ...

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  11. Tennessee Promise opens doors for students in rural countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee Promise opens doors for students in rural counties Tennessee Promise opens doors for students in rural counties Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1GoQfia A free trip to college is just around the corner for thousands of East Tennessee students. And the impact runs especially deep in the state's rural counties.

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  12. Tennessee editorial roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... to move a child from a failing public school to a private school. It is similar to a measure Republican Gov. Bill Haslam proposed last year that failed. Under Dunn's proposal, eligibility would be opened to low-income students in districts that have ...

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  13. Feds: More than 231,000 Tennesseans enrolled in health careRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WTVC

    ... who lack insurance and who do not qualify for a subsidy to help pay for coverage on the federal exchange. Gov. Bill Haslam unsuccessfully tried to get the legislature to pass a bill to cover them. 6:00 NewChannel 9 6:30 ABC World News Tonight 7:00 ...

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  14. Tennessee House Advances Guns-in-Parks Bill Opposed By HaslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Daily News

    ... among people with state-issued handgun carry permits about where they can legally be armed. Republican Gov. Bill Haslam opposed similar legislation in the past, and as Knoxville mayor supported a 2009 city council vote that kept in place a ban on ...

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  15. 50+ Campuses Participate In Inaugural Event To Support Student Veteran Success In TNRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... practices in support of student veteran success in Tennessee. The event is part of the larger discussion Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder are encouraging around the state to improve access to higher ...

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  16. PublicSchoolOptions.org Finds Tennessee Virtual Academy Made Strong...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The public school has been ordered to close at the end of this year by the state Department of Education, despite the department's own data that shows the school has made real academic progress from 2013 to 2014, and students enrolled in TNVA in their second and third years are making positive academic gains. "It's understandable that TNVA had a difficult first year as administrators, teachers, parents and students experienced a new school model," said , president of PSO, a national alliance of parents that supports and defends parents' rights to access the best public school options for their children.

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  17. Tenn. House advances guns-in-parks bill opposed by HaslamRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Washington Times

    ... among people with state-issued handgun carry permits about where they can legally be armed. Republican Gov. Bill Haslam opposed similar legislation in the past, and as Knoxville mayor supported a 2009 city council vote that kept in place a ban on ...

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  18. Director of Nashville schools urges cooperation with stateRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WTVC

    The director of Metro Nashville Public Schools is urging board members to cooperate with state officials to resolve a dispute over education funding. The Tennessean reports Director Jesse Register sent an email on Monday to the school board, metro Council and Gov. Bill Haslam saying he hopes opening a line of communication with the Haslam administration, including new Education Commissioner Candice McQueen, would result in more Basic Education Program funding.

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  19. Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero running for re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... the first female mayor of Knoxville, a first for the four largest cities in Tennessee. Rogero served under Gov. Bill Haslam as director of the Community Development Department while he was major of Knoxville. Initially, Rogero ran against Haslam in ...

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  20. What you need to know TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... this week. But there are several other measures that could spur debate if they come up in committee. Gov. Bill Haslam has proposed cuts to mental health funding through TennCare that could impact tens of thousands of people. The possible 2016 budget ...

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