Post Tagged with: "House Speaker"

In Protest, Cooper Votes Powell for Speaker

January 3, 2013 at 2:23 pm

Nashville’s Democratic congressman voted for a Republican to be Speaker of the House Thursday, though not Rep. John Boehner.

Bill Would Take Primary Election Outcomes Away From State Parties

March 16, 2010 at 10:29 pm

A bill to rein in the power of the executive committees of Tenneessee’s state political parties has been approved by a state House subcommittee. The measure will keep the parties from changing the outcome of primary elections.

237 Apply for Chance to Nominate Judges

August 3, 2009 at 5:16 pm

The applications to the state’s Judicial Nominating Commission have been made public.