1:00 PM Nov 15, 2014
Tennessee Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman, under whose tenure students made large gains in achievement but who nontheless became a lightning rod for criticism from teachers and many local school superintendents and some state lawmakers, is leaving, Gov. Bill Haslam announced this afternoon.
3:00 PM Aug 9, 2014
Leading by just 35 votes, Republican U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais this afternoon declared victory in Thursday’s 4th Congressional District GOP primary with challenger Jim Tracy.
4:00 PM Jul 19, 2014
Voters won’t decide this issue until November, but the fundraising, education and organizational battle is already in full swing over a proposed Tennessee constitutional amendment granting state lawmakers more power over abortion.