Tennessee Daily News Feed

WILL VOUCHERS PREVAIL?

WILL VOUCHERS PREVAIL?

Vouchers have their best shot ever. CLICK HERE.

 
 

LEGISLATORS FORCE LADY VOLS BACK ONTO UNIFORMS!

LEGISLATORS FORCE LADY VOLS BACK ONTO UNIFORMS!

If it wasn’t a big deal to return the logo to uniforms and the term Lady Vols to use, why did the University of Tennessee leadership fight so hard against it? CLICK HERE.

 
 

COMPLAINT ABOUT SEXUAL HARASSMENT LED TO PAYOFF, AND NO DISMISSAL.

COMPLAINT ABOUT SEXUAL HARASSMENT LED TO PAYOFF, AND NO DISMISSAL.

With direct taped evidence of sexual harassment the Tennessee legislative leadership paid off the victim and let the legislator keep his gig. CLICK HERE.  Other legislators currently sit accused, and charged, with much worse than Jeremy Durham, with no effort to expel them. And Speaker Harwell herself moved to dismiss […]

 
 

HOUSE GOP TO SELECT NEW MAJORITY WHIP ON MONDAY.

HOUSE GOP TO SELECT NEW MAJORITY WHIP ON MONDAY.

Names circulating for replacement for Jeremy Durham, but no front runner has emerged at this point. CLICK HERE.

 
 

DURHAM STEPS AWAY FROM GOP CAUCUS.

DURHAM STEPS AWAY FROM GOP CAUCUS.

Will the media frenzy subside or turn to others, now? CLICK HERE. Legislative Plaza appears to be a target rich environment if the media wants to pursue other rumors and gossip, on both sides of the political aisle.   Apparently, Majority Leader McCormick was told (years ago, months ago) by two […]

 
 

GAS TAX PLAN DEAD FOR THIS SESSION THANKS TO AFP GRASSROOTS EFFORTS.

GAS TAX PLAN DEAD FOR THIS SESSION THANKS TO AFP GRASSROOTS EFFORTS.

Americans for Prosperity-Tennessee (AFP-TN) is claiming victory for halting a proposed gas tax hike that Tennessee Governor Haslam suggested as a way to pay for more road construction in Tennessee. Town halls focusing on the potential gas tax increase engaged and enraged activists across the state.  AFP-TN activists made their […]

 
 

DURHAM RESIGNS AS MAJORITY WHIP.

DURHAM RESIGNS AS MAJORITY WHIP.

The misinformation campaign from the Tennessean continues nonetheless. They claim a woman “recently” raised an issue of possible sexual harassment by the legislator…based on an alleged text message in 2013???? Even Phil Williams of Channel 5 has called out the Tennessean’s reliance on unverified, unsourced and anonymous reporting. Other legislators […]

 
 

TENNESSEAN TEAM CONTINUES TO GO AFTER DURHAM.

TENNESSEAN TEAM CONTINUES TO GO AFTER DURHAM.

More anonymous sources and undocumented “proof”? There is a reason that complaints and investigations with proof are usually important, they prevent trial by media like we saw with Rolling Stone and the Virginia fraternity. Can’t wait to hear the interview questions from Gannett for Hillary and Bill when they finally campaign […]

 
 

SCHOOL CHOICE BATTLE MAY COME TO A HEAD THIS TUESDAY IN BUDGET COMMITTEE.

SCHOOL CHOICE BATTLE MAY COME TO A HEAD THIS TUESDAY IN BUDGET COMMITTEE.

Could be more twists and turns before the full Committee vote, but advocates of vouchers think they have the votes…for now. CLICK HERE.

 
 

MOVE OVER BOB, RANDY WANTS YOUR SPOT.

MOVE OVER BOB, RANDY WANTS YOUR SPOT.

The Randy Boyd/Obama connection continues. From supporting expansion of Obamacare, to embracing ObamaCore or Common Core, to promoting the Obama government funded internet push, to promoting taxpayer funded community college, it appears that Tennessee’s ECD Commissioner is trying to get even closer to Obama than Senator Corker! So Obama appoints […]