The state Senate Judiciary Committee is examining a new proposal that would rework the way judges are appointed in Tennessee. How the state picks its top judges has been at issue since last session, but the bill’s sponsor says the legislature must act soon.Read more ›
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Governor Phil Bredesen says he’ll ask the legislature to extend his deadline for recommending a budget. He says it makes sense to wait to see what kind of stimulus package the Obama administration will propose.Read more ›
Michigan-based Hemlock semiconductors announced yesterday that it’s expanding its Michigan production facility and opening a new one in Clarksville. Despite projections predicting next year’s budget could be as much as a billion dollars short, Governor Phil Bredesen says the incentive package offered is worth it.Read more ›
State Republicans have released a list of applicants for the three constitutional officer positions and will hold open interviews for candidates next week.Read more ›
Tennessee Republicans who are interested in applying for one of the three state constitutional officer positions have until 4:30 today.Read more ›
State departments have now explained how they can eliminate more than 2,000 jobs. The plans and reasons, called a “business justification,” were posted online today.Read more ›