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Congressmen Voice Support of Second Amendment After Obama Announcement

Congressmen Voice Support of Second Amendment After Obama Announcement

January 16, 2013 at 6:15 pm

Most of Tennessee’s Congressional delegation is either balking or staying silent in response to the gun control plan President Obama unveiled today.

TN Reps Challenge Health Law’s Missing Language

July 20, 2012 at 4:40 pm

With outright repeal efforts nowhere, the G-O-P is attacking president’s signature health care law piece by piece, and two Tennessee Republicans believe they’ve found a way to unravel the legislation.

Tennessee Legislators Have Mix of Hope, Skepticism for Supercommittee

November 7, 2011 at 7:41 am

Time is running out for the Congressional Supercommittee charged with trimming more than a trillion dollars from the nation’s budget. None from Tennessee’s delegation are on the panel, instead they’re watching from the sidelines as the Thanksgiving deadline looms.

TN Reps Gear Up for Congressional Fight Over IPAB

September 6, 2011 at 6:33 am

Tennessee Representatives are split about a piece of last year’s federal healthcare overhaul — the Independent Payment Advisory Board, or IPAB.

State’s GOP Congressman Reject Authority for Libya Mission, Split on Funding It

June 24, 2011 at 5:01 pm

Today not a single Tennessee Republican voted to authorize President Obama’s military effort in Libya. But some of them stopped short of pulling funds from that NATO-led mission.

Gordon’s Bill to Ban Foreign Nuclear Waste Passes House

December 2, 2009 at 6:33 pm

Tennessee Congressman Bart Gordon’s bill to ban foreign radioactive waste passed the House today, after a lively floor debate.

Congressman Touts “Outside Experience” For Boosting Number of Effective Teachers

October 19, 2009 at 6:42 am

Tennessee Republican Phil Roe is looking for ways to get high-quality teachers in low-performing schools.

Links to Scheduled Town Hall Meetings

August 19, 2009 at 4:03 pm

Health Care Town Hall meetings for the Tennessee delegation

Tennessee’s Party Line Vote on “Pay-As-You-Go”

July 23, 2009 at 6:15 am

Tennessee’s U.S. House members voted along party lines yesterday on the bill known as “PayGo.”

VA Gets Earful on Botched Colonoscopies in Murfreesboro and Elsewhere

June 16, 2009 at 2:34 pm

Top doctors with Veterans Affairs told a Congressional subcommittee Tuesday that they would do everything possible to eliminate future colonoscopy errors.