Post Tagged with: "Susan Lynn"

Lynn Bests Incumbent for Former Mt. Juliet Seat

August 3, 2012 at 12:02 am

Susan Lynn of Mt. Juliet is headed back to the General Assembly. She beat single-term incumbent Linda Elam by a two-to-one margin in the Republican primary.

Legislation Requires “Anti-Coercion” Signs In Abortion Clinics

March 31, 2010 at 5:36 pm

Both houses of the Tennessee General Assembly have approved a measure intended to make it harder to “coerce” a woman into having an abortion.

Challenge To Healthcare Overhaul Moves In House

March 31, 2010 at 5:28 pm

An effort to challenge the nation’s health care overhaul in court is moving through Tennessee’s House of Representatives. The bill’s supporters say health insurance regulation is a matter of state’s rights rather than federal authority.

State Senator Changes Her Mind About Re-election Bid

March 11, 2010 at 4:53 pm

A veteran state senator made an abrupt political about-face Thursday, announcing that she will, after all, run for her Senate seat. The decision could potentially stop a domino affect for Republicans.

State Senate Snubs Hypothetical National Health Care

February 17, 2010 at 8:28 pm

Even though the U.S. Congress has not passed an overhaul of health care, the Tennessee Senate took steps Wednesday to block a national insurance system.

Education Bill Passed In Time for Race to the Top Application

January 16, 2010 at 7:07 pm

Large, bipartisan majorities in both houses approved the bill that for the first time would allow student achievement scores to be factored into a teacher’s job rating.