Tennessee

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Is today, February 7, 2010 NASHVILLE – In Tennessee, while African-Americans comprise approximately 16 percent of the total state population, they make up 64 percent of HIV infection diagnoses. In an effort to draw attention to this crisis among black…

Mandatory Joint Custody

This came in the email box late yesterday about a bill being discussed this week in Nashville. We have a long-standing tradition of tracking bills that present a positive outcome and those having potential for significant harm to women, children…

A New Tax on Hospitals?

Tom Humphrey talks about the latest attempt to save charity hospitals such as THE MED. The Tennessee Hospital Association is floating the idea of a new “bed tax” on hospitals as a means of offsetting the impact of Gov. Phil…