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19 min ago | News Max

Cutler: Obama Can't Be Trusted with Emergency Funding Money

Unless Congress sets strict parameters about how the Obama administration spends any money appropriated to deal with the border crisis, Congress should not give the president a nickel, former DEA and INS officer Michael Cutler said on Newsmax TV 's "America's Forum" on Monday.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, US Governors

4 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

Tennessee urges residents to vote earlyTennessee urges residents to...

Tennessee urges residents to vote early Early voting helps people avoid long lines and late returns on election day.


Related Topix: US Governors, Knoxville, TN, Nashville, TN

Sun Jul 27, 2014

USA Today

Gun makers' exodus benefits Tennessee

For more than a century, the stretch of New England along the Connecticut River has been known as "Gun Valley" for its heavy concentration of firearms manufacturers.


Related Topix: US Governors, New York, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knox judicial candidates eye better efficiency A death, resignation...

A death, resignation and retirement of three judges during the past eight years will result in a new chapter in Knox County's Criminal and Sessions courts when voters decide winners in competitive races on Aug. 7. Much of the past eight-year period became controversial when then-Criminal Court Judge Richard Baumgartner resigned and pleaded guilty ... (more)


Related Topix: Prison, Knox County, TN, US Governors, Tennessee State University

Washington Examiner

Strict anti-gun laws are costing blue states gunmakers' business

Beretta USA announced last week that it will relocate from Maryland to Tennessee , explaining that stringent gun laws supported by Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley would make it nearly impossible for the company to manufacture or sell many of its products in the Old Line State.


Related Topix: US Governors, Martin O'Malley, Guns, IGN Entertainment, Fox Interactive Media, Accokeek, MD

Hazlewood Supports Haslam Demand For Answers In Unaccompanied Minors

Republican Tennessee House candidate Patsy Hazlewood applauded Governor Bill Haslam's demand for answers of the Barack Obama Administration after data posted Thursday indicate that 760 unaccompanied illegal minors "have been released by the Office of Refugee Resettlement to sponsors in Tennessee."


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law

Sat Jul 26, 2014

An Open Letter To Tennesseans

We are incredibly fortunate to live in a state in which companies worldwide are clamoring to establish a presence.

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Related Topix: Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker, Lamar Alexander, US Governors

Clarksville Online

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam announces new state Veterans cemetery

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam and Department of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder today announced the future site of the fifth state veterans cemetery will be in Parkers Crossroads.


Related Topix: Tennessee, US Governors, Parkers Crossroads, TN, Somerville, TN, Henderson County, TN, Nashville, TN


Haslam sends letter to president about minors

In a letter to President Barack Obama, Gov. Bill Haslam says his administration should have been informed about the placement of 760 unaccompanied immigrant children in Tennessee.


Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Tennessee Government, Tennessee

Christian Science Monitor

Governors chafe at quiet dispersion of child border crossers

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, seen here in Knoxville, Tenn., after voting in the state primary election in June, has spoken out against the quiet transfer of undocumented migrant children to his state by federal authorities.


Related Topix: US Governors, Immigration Reform, Chris Christie, US News


Of course Obama is sending illegal aliens here.

Here are the rules for comments. Know them. Live them. It's been a brutal first week of early voting at the polls.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Governors, Greeneville, TN

Schools Matter

Haslam's Secret Meeting at Ground Zero of Secret Classroom Camera Project

Last year we were able to uncover details of a Gates-funded student and teacher surveillance plan that gathered classroom video data and dumped it into a corporate Cloud for sharing among, who knows? Now it seems Governor Haslam is meeting undercover with a group of "educators" in Washington County to find out "what works and what's not."


Related Topix: US Governors, Washington County, TN, Education Etc.

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Tennessee mom arrested for abusing drugs during pregnancy

It's the first case of its kind. A 26-year old mother from Tennessee has been arrested and charged of simple assault after she and her baby girl tested positive for methamphetamine .


Related Topix: Drugs, US Governors


Teachers upset at being shut out of Governor Haslam's education meeting

Some teachers are concerned over the direction of education in Tennessee, and disappointed more were not included in Governor Bill Haslam's closed meetings with select educators.


Related Topix: US Governors, Washington County, TN

WBIR-TV Knoxville

USA flag stolen from 102-year-old veteran replaced

The state has replaced a special American flag that was stolen from a 102-year-old WWII veteran in Greeneville.


Related Topix: Greeneville, TN, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Governors, Nashville, TN

WATE-TV Knoxville

One of two missing Monroe County inmates recaptured

Cindy Heinemann describes herself as determined. She started Misty Mountain Soap Company in her kitchen 10 years ago.


Related Topix: Monroe County, TN, Tennessee Government, US Governors, Tennessee, Anderson County, TN

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Cursive writing standards in the works for Tennessee schools

Cursive handwriting is making a comeback in Tennessee, with performance benchmarks in the works to guide the teaching of the fading art to students.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Tennessee, Keyboards, US Governors, Kids, Family


Governor Haslam, UT President speak at Milan No-Till Field Day

It's not often that a land-grant university president speaks at a field day. But the leaders of the Milan, Tenn., Research and Education Center had both UT Systems President Joe DiPietro and Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam speak at the VIP Breakfast that kicks off the Milan No-Till Field Day.


Related Topix: US Governors, Milan, TN

WATE-TV Knoxville

Gov. Haslam announces 1,000 new jobs coming to Anderson County's SL Tennessee plant

In an effort to stop an invasive insect that destroys ash trees, seven counties in Middle and East Tennessee have been added to a quarantine that now affects 34 counties in the state.


Related Topix: Tennessee, Anderson County, TN, US Governors, Knoxville, TN

Business Journal

Auto parts maker SL Tennessee announcing major expansion

A Volkswagen, Hyundai and General Motors supplier in Clinton will announce a major expansion this morning.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker, US Governors