The Tri-Star State | Nashville Public Radio

The Tri-Star State

What’s happening in Tennessee politics this week? Nashville Public Radio statehouse reporter Chas Sisk breaks down what you need to know at the state capitol and beyond — in just a few minutes. Episodes released each Sunday.

Chas Sisk / WPLN (File photo)

Democrats in the Tennessee legislature moved swiftly last week to make health care the first debate of the 2018 session.

Stephen Jerkins / WPLN (File photo)

Tennessee is in for an eventful few weeks, as lawmakers return to Nashville for the second year of the 110th General Assembly. And while it’s hard to predict what controversies will arise while they’re in session, it is clear that a huge wave of turnover is on the horizon.