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Congressmen Voice Support of Second Amendment After Obama Announcement

Congressmen Voice Support of Second Amendment After Obama Announcement

by / on January 16, 2013

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

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TN Reps Challenge Health Law’s Missing Language

by / on July 20, 2012

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.

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Tennessee Legislators Have Mix of Hope, Skepticism for Supercommittee

by / on November 7, 2011

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.

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TN Reps Gear Up for Congressional Fight Over IPAB

by / on September 6, 2011

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

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

by / on June 24, 2011

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.

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Gordon’s Bill to Ban Foreign Nuclear Waste Passes House

by / on December 2, 2009

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

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

by / on October 19, 2009

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

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Links to Scheduled Town Hall Meetings

by / on August 19, 2009

Health Care Town Hall meetings for the Tennessee delegation

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

by / on July 23, 2009

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

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VA Gets Earful on Botched Colonoscopies in Murfreesboro and Elsewhere

by / on June 16, 2009

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

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