An analysis by the Tennessee Health Care Campaign of Census data, Bureau of Labor statistics and two recently released reports indicate Wilson County could experience direct and measurable benefits from Insure Tennessee.
Tennessee House committees are increasingly gathering in cramped, tucked-away conference rooms in the legislative office complex to hold secret “pre-meetings” to discuss pending legislation. The public isn’t informed or invited.
A bill introduced into the Tennessee House of Representatives earlier this month has language that would modify how registered voters are notified of election aspects, such as changes, polling places and results.
A majority of Knox County school board members said they support proposed legislation that would allow government agencies, including school systems, to charge residents more to inspect public records.
After the state Capitol thaws out from the snow and ice, one bill lawmakers are expected to take up this session is legislation that would allow undocumented students who graduate from a Tennessee high school to pay in-state tuition at state colleges and universities.