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8 hrs ago |

Haslam, Ramsey And Harwell To Convene Education Summit

Governor Bill Haslam joined Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey and House Speaker Beth Harwell on Tuesday to announce that key stakeholders of K-12 education from across the state will come together in Nashville on Thursday, September 18 for Tennessee's Education Summit: Progress of the Past, Present and Future.


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12 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

Bill Haslam vs. The Tea Party Wing of GOP

Last week, Rep. Rick Womick called Gov. Bill Haslam a traitor for organizing support against dissident members of the conservative wing of the party.


Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Tea Party

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Business Law Prof Blog

Government & Business: Is a Governor More Powerful Than a Corporate CEO?

On Friday, Bill Haslam , the Governor of the State of Tennessee, spoke at a session sponsored by the C. Warren Neel Corporate Governance Center on The University of Tennessee's Knoxville campus.


Related Topix: US Governors, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News

Business & Heritage Clarksville

Berreta USA celebrates groundbreaking in Gallatin

NASHVILLE: Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty and Beretta USA officials have announced that Berreta USA will expand its U.S. operations by building a new firearms manufacturing plant in the Gallatin Industrial Park.


Related Topix: Tennessee, Gallatin, TN, US Governors, Sumner County, TN

Washington Times

5 things to know in Nov. 4 Tenn. general election

Republican U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander is strongly favored to win re-election in November.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Tennessee, Tennessee Government, US Governors


Face of the right's Obamacare hypocrisy: Why is Indiana's GOP governor getting a pass?

Americans for Prosperity went to war to block expansion of Medicaid -- so why are they going easy on Mike Pence? At this point it's near-impossible to maintain the fiction that the Affordable Care Act is failing or that the Republicans have a coherent strategy for unmaking it.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, US Governors, Tom Corbett, Pennsylvania

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Haslam Announces David Purkey As TEMA Director

Governor Bill Haslam on Friday announced the appointment of David W. Purkey as a deputy commissioner of the Military Department where he will direct the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency .


Related Topix: US Governors, Tennessee, Hamblen County, TN, East Tennessee State University, Tennessee State University, University of Tennessee

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Lebanon Democrat

Gov. Haslam: Tennessee Promise begins for high school seniors

It's back-to-school time in Tennessee, and this fall our high school seniors have an opportunity to change the future - for themselves, their families and for our state.


Related Topix: Tennessee, Tennessee Government, US Governors, Opinion

Crooks and Liars

Another 'Red' State Admits They Were WRONG About Obamacare, Quietly Accepts Medicaid Expansion

Remember earlier this year, around the time news of the ACA roll-out's success were starting to trickle in, when Republicans finally started revealing their true fears about it? Rand Paul summed it up nicely: "People get assumed and accustomed to receiving things, particularly things that they get for free."


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, University of Tennessee, US Governors, Liberal Political News

The Daily News

8 Apply to Become Next Tennessee Attorney General

Eight candidates have applied with the Tennessee Supreme Court for the next eight-year term as state attorney general.


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Lebanon Democrat

November elections candidates finalized

Bernie Ash, Samuel "Ken" Brown and Rick Hallum qualified to challenge incumbent Joe Hayes for the Lebanon alderman Ward 4 position.


Related Topix: Lebanon, TN, Mount Juliet, TN, US Politics, US News, Representative Diane Black, Republican, US House of Representatives, Wilson County, TN, US Governors, Lamar Alexander, US Senate

The Daily News

Editorial: Some Priorities for Our Newly Elected Officials

At the outset of a new term of office for the winners in the county general elections of August, we offer a few priorities.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Shelby County, TN, Luttrell, TN, US Governors, Opinion

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Jackson Sun

New nursing wing opens at UT Martin Parsons CenterNew nursing wing...

New nursing wing opens at UT Martin Parsons Center Student Jessica Brownyard has a lot to say about the UT Martin Parsons Center.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, University of Tennessee at Martin, Tennessee Government, Tennessee, University of Tennessee, US Governors

Greenwich Citizen

News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDT

With Friday's application deadline looming, the field of candidates to become Tennessee's next attorney general includes the incumbent, Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's top legal adviser, a state senator and the administrative director of state courts.


Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Healthcare Law, Law, Criminal Defense Law, US Politics, Barack Obama

The Washington Monthly

Lunch Buffet

After staying up late watching college football last night , I kinda hoped for one of those rich news days where the post topics would just fall into my lap like overripe fruit.


Related Topix: US Governors, Pennsylvania

The Washington Post

23 states still havena t expanded Medicaid. Which could be next?

Thursday's announcement that Pennsylvania will expand its Medicaid program brings the country one state closer to the original expansion outlined under Obamacare.


Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, Health Insurance, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Pat McCrory

World Magazine

Tennessee promises students free community college

Free college might sound too good to be true amidst national concern over the rising cost of higher education, but that's what Tennessee is promising its high school seniors.


Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Tennessee, US Governors

Allied Eye Hosts Milestone Ribbon Cutting On Thursday, Nov. 6

Allied Eye will celebrate its ribbon cutting on Nov. 6, at 4 p.m. The business is at 7405 Shallowford Road, Chattanooga, Tn.


Related Topix: Chattanooga, TN, Spring Hill, TN, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law

Murfreesboro Post

Federal-Mogul to add 135 jobs in Smyrna

One of many products... Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation's Powertrain Division has positioned itself as a global leader in lead-free engine bearings since introducing its complete portfolio of lead-free three-layer bronze bearing shells i Federal-Mogul officials announced this week the company will invest $6.2 million to expand its current ... (more)


Related Topix: Smyrna, TN, Rutherford County, TN, Tennessee, US Governors

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Covenant Hosts Panel By 3 Pastors Discussing Situation In Ferguson, Mo.

This Saturday, in conjunction with the Leadership Development Resource Weekend co-hosted by Covenant, a free panel discussion will be offered in Covenant's chapel with three PCA pastors from St. Louis.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law