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  1. Dyer County sheriff pushes for stiffer penalties for repeat offendersRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | WMC-TV Memphis

    Staffers from Tenn. Senator Lamar Alexander's office began a unique tour of Shelby County Pre-K classrooms on Monday.

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  2. Senator's staffers tour pre-school to see impact of Pre-K budget cutsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | WMC-TV Memphis

    Senator Lamar Alexander's office began a unique tour of Shelby County Pre-K classrooms on Monday.

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  3. Tax Day freebies being offered around Mid-SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... its recent elimination of Memphis' Weights and Measures unit. (WMC-TV) - Staffers from Tenn. Senator Lamar Alexander's office began a unique tour of Shelby County Pre-K classrooms on Monday. They are working to gather facts and see firsthand the ...

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  4. Capitol View Commentary: Friday, November 8, 2013Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    ... in office. A Tennessee elected official who seems to never miss or go off his talking points is GOP Senator Lamar Alexander. Continuing to pound away on one of his major re-election themes (against Obamacare) the staff on the Senator's health ...

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  5. Capitol View Commentary: Friday, August 9, 2013Read the original story

    Aug 9, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    ... especially since Governor Bredesen is not interested. Now, can the Democrats find anybody to oppose Senator Lamar Alexander? That's looking less and less likely with each passing day. It looks like the old Saturn automotive plant is longer the ...

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  6. Game On, Wildcats! Labor Board Orders Union Election For Northwestern Football PlayersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | JD Supra

    ... this a "fight for justice." Criticism has come from many corners, not excluding politicians such as Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) who commented, "imagine a university's basketball players striking before a Sweet Sixteen game demanding shorter ...

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  7. Roy Exum: Horse Bill Is ThreatenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... by every animal health organization in America and an infuriated public nationwide, Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander and Rep. Marcia Blackburn are bucking the effort every way possible. Both have introduced alternate legislation in the Congress and ...

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  8. Policy Divides Over Union Elections on Display at NLRBRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... proposal "poses significant harm to businesses and workers." The comment from the group, which includes Sen. Lamar Alexander (R., Tenn.) and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.), joins about 8,000 others recently filed in opposition or ...

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  9. Alexander, Burr: Unionization Is No Solution For College AthletesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Chattanoogan.com

    In a discussion on the floor of the United States Senate, Senator Lamar Alexander and Senator Richard Burr Thursday night warned that the unionization of college athletes, as permitted by a recent National Labor Relations Board regional director's decision, would destroy college sports and harm the entire American system of higher education.

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  10. Federal waiver gives Tenn. hospitals $80MRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | WTVF Nashville

    ... struggling hospitals after they were granted a federal waiver that gives them $80 million. Republican Sens. Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker announced this week that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services issued a waiver that would allow a ...

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  11. Tennessee could claim two Senate chairmanships in next CongressRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander already senses the opportunities for shaping domestic policy - likewise for Republican Sen. Bob Corker and foreign policy.

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  12. Phony Republican Sympathy for Kathleen SebeliusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | BusinessWeek

    ... Senator Pat Roberts assailed her "gross incompetence" as necessitating her resignation. Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander cited the " disastrous rollout " of the Affordable Care Act. Representative John Fleming of Louisiana complained that ...

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  13. Tennessee lawmakers push delay on rules governing tax-exempt groupsRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    NASHVILLE - U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and fellow Senate Republicans are pushing a bill delaying for one year new Internal Revenue Service rules GOP lawmakers say can "target" political speech by nonprofit groups.

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  14. Crossover voting ban fails to passRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Daily News Journal

    ... was filed by state Rep. Joe Carr, a Lascassas Republican who is waging a tea party challenge to U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander. "We're trying to inhibit people who cross vote for no other purpose than to tamper with the election," he said. Tennessee ...

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  15. Student, 22, Found Dead On UTC Campus; Believed To Be Due To Medical ReasonsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... due to medical causes. (click for more) In a discussion on the floor of the United States Senate, Senator Lamar Alexander and Senator Richard Burr (R-N.C.) Thursday night warned that the unionization of college athletes, as permitted by a recent ...

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  16. Unionization would 'destroy' college sports, senators sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Washington Examiner

    ... to unionize would "destroy" college sports and "harm the entire U.S. system of higher education ." Sens. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and Richard Burr of North Carolina have lashed out at a recent decision by a National Labor Relations Board ...

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  17. Capitol View Commentary: Friday, November 8, 2013Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    ... in office. A Tennessee elected official who seems to never miss or go off his talking points is GOP Senator Lamar Alexander. Continuing to pound away on one of his major re-election themes (against Obamacare) the staff on the Senator's health ...

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  18. Capitol View Commentary: Friday, November 1, 2013Read the original story

    Nov 1, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    ... to prove to national conservative Super PACS that his underdog effort to upset long time Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander was worth investing millions of their money (much as at least former Senator Jim DeMint's group is now doing against Senate ...

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  19. Capitol View Commentary: Friday, October 4, 2013Read the original story

    Oct 4, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    ... are donating their salaries for now to charity (Second Harvest & the Wounded Warrior Project). The Senators, Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker are doing the same (Corker has always done it). The rest of our delegation are still pocketing their pay, ...

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  20. Capitol View Commentary: Friday, September 6, 2013Read the original story

    Sep 6, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    ... already some interesting political anger on display. As you would expect both candidates, incumbent Senator Lamar Alexander and challenger State Representative Joe Car have Facebook pages. Both are populated with positive messages from the campaigns ...

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