Tennessee Senator Bob Corker is getting one more chance to leave his imprint on the financial reform legislation winding its way thorough Congress.Read more ›
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A survey of registered voters in Tennessee and North Carolina gives some insight into what makes Tea Party supporters different from most Republicans. The conclusion is â€“ not much.Read more ›
Tennessee is on track to make a woman speaker of the state House of Representatives for the first time. Today the House Republican caucus nominated Nashville representative Beth Harwell to oversee the state house.Read more ›
Tennessee Senator Bob Corker has a trademark presentation on the federal budget deficit, which he delivered for what he says was the 45th public time last night in Nashville. While some in the audience were receptive, afterward others took the live broadcast as a chance to criticize Corker on talk radio.Read more ›
Of the four major candidates vying to be Tennesseeâ€™s next governor, only one has never served in elected office. Jackson Businessman Mike McWherter doesnâ€™t see that as a bad thing in setting himself apart from the three Republicans in the race.Read more ›
A veterans group pushing for a troop increase in Afghanistan has found an ally in Republican Marsha Blackburn. Blackburnâ€™s district is home to Fort Campbell and the 101st Airborne Division. She welcomed the director of Vets for Freedom to Capitol Hill. Many congressional Republicans have sided with the organization which lobbied Congress to increase troops in Iraq. Now the group and Blackburn say more troops are the key to turning […]Read more ›
A civil action filed in federal court Wednesday seeks to reinstate election administrators who lost their jobs since Republicans gained control of the General Assembly.Read more ›