Tag: R. Neal

BatBoy Endorses Haslam

Politicians don’t get the blogosphere. It’s a shame really. The title comes from a comment at KnoxViews by Andy Axel, where this all got started. Betsy Phillips takes to task Ron Ramsey, and Bill Haslam for that matter, this morning…

$1 Billion Dollars

From the Tennessee blogfather R. Neal, who has the numbers and analyzes what money was spent in Tennessee elections in 2007-08. A new study by the National Institute on Money in State Politics finds that the 2007-2008 state legislative campaigns…

We Don’t Need No Medicaid!

R. Neal over at Knoxviews points to a report by the Kaiser Family Foundation that shows record growth in Medicaid last year. Tennessee, Rhode Island and Maine were the only three states that saw negative growth in Medicaid for adults.…