Capitol Hill Conversation – Republicans Pipe Up on Closing ECD Records

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Gov. Bill Haslam with House Speaker Beth Harwell and Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey - Photo courtesy of TNReport.com

Gov. Bill Haslam with House Speaker Beth Harwell and Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey – Photo courtesy of TNReport.com

An effort by the Haslam Administration to close records regarding cash grants to private companies is being reworked after hitting a snag in the state senate last week. Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey repeated what started as an argument from a few Democrats, that the state should at least make public who owns a company seeking state incentives. Capitol hill reporter Joe White joins WPLN’s Blake Farmer to discuss.
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