Post Tagged with: "Joe McCord"

House Lawmakers Try To Resurrect Traffic Camera Restrictions

by / on May 20, 2010

Some state lawmakers are still trying to restrict the use of cameras to catch speeders and drivers that run red lights. House members bought up situations in their home districts during debate on the issue.

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“Guns In Bars” Passes In State House, Goes To Governor

by / on May 5, 2010

A proposal to allow handgun carry permit-holders to take their weapons anywhere that alcoholic drinks are served is now going to the governor.

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Mountaintop Removal Bill Stalled by Adjournment Vote

by / on March 30, 2010

An attempt to restrict coal miners from blowing the top off of Tennessee mountains was shut down today in a subcommittee of the state House of Representatives.

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House Votes Down Relaxing Tennessee’s Water Quality Standards

by / on June 4, 2009

The state House of Representatives voted down a bill that would’ve allowed more of the mineral, selenium, in Tennessee’s water than the EPA deems safe.

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