Another Top Tennessee State Lawmaker Is Leaving Legislature
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Local Republican lawmakers question Rep. Hakeem's concerns about Hamilton County Election Commission
Two local Republican state legislators question criticisms made by fellow Rep. Yusuf Hakeem, a Chattanooga Democrat and the lone Black lawmaker from the county, who earlier this week aired what he ...
Lawmakers grill Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn on state's response to reopening schools amid COVID-19 pandemic
Members of the state's House Education Committee heard from the Department of Education and superintendents about the state's efforts to reopen schools Tuesday.
Louisiana lawmakers call another COVID-19 special session
(AP) — Louisiana lawmakers announced Monday that they will convene a special session next week to address the near-bankruptcy of the state unemployment ... the scope of legislative authority in ...
Tennessee Education Commissioner Schwinn gets an education in governance and politics
Following stints as a teacher — as well as in senior education leadership roles in California and Delaware — Tennessee Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn finds herself in the midst of a new learning ...
'The Timing Isn't Right For It': Paid Quarantine Leave Dies In Senate Committee
Advocates and a handful of Virginia lawmakers have been calling for paid sick days since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Oxfam: Michigan Is The 13th Best State For Workers During Covid-19
A new study from Oxfam America shows that Michigan isn't in the top 10 states for workers during the pandemic — but it's close.
Governor’s emergency powers debated again in TN legislative committee
A legislative committee posed that question to some of Tennessee’s top legal figures Thursday as its members grapple with whether or not to change any state laws about a governor’s emergency ...
Criminal justice reform remains issue for TN lawmakers to pursue
(WKRN) — One of the Tennessee legislative issues largely ... Its a topic long talked about by state lawmakers and the issue is likely to be at the top of their agenda next year.
Criminal justice reform remains issue for Tennessee lawmaker
(WKRN) – One of the Tennessee legislative issues largely ... Its a topic long talked about by state lawmakers and the issue is likely to be at the top of their agenda next year.
California Taxpayers Can Check Out Any Time They Like, But Lawmakers Still Want To Tax Those Who Leave
It’s the last day of session for the California Legislature, where state lawmakers have a ... from the state’s current top rate. AB 1253 provides yet another tax increase that is marketed ...
Opponents warn a Tennessee abortion ban will cost taxpayers
Wade, the harder it is for a state ... Tennessee's top legislative leaders. Last year, a so-called "fetal heartbeat bill" advanced through the Tennessee House but stalled in the Senate when key ...
Expelled state lawmaker escorted from Tennessee game
(AP) — Former Republican state Rep. Jeremy Durham, who earlier this month became the first lawmaker expelled from the Tennessee General Assembly ... Durham was asked to leave in the third ...