Tag: Tennessee General Assembly

Bully Bill Battle

As session lumbers on, most of the goofy distraction bills have either been passed, or passed up. Its time to take a look at some of the things we missed while we were being distracted, and bills that are coming…

Whine and groceries

I’m going to tell you a secret. I hate Wine in Grocery stores. I don’t hate the idea. I love the idea. I hate the amount of oxygen Wine in Grocery Stores sucks out of the “room”. The incessant coverage…

Voucher bill in the driver’s seat

The state legislature has been in session for over a week, and as anyone who’s been following state politics for a while knows…that means its time for another discussion about what advocates like to misleadingly call “school choice” and what…

First, they came for your lunch break…

National Republicans feel that passing new laws isn’t important, unless they repeal on old one. Apparently, one Tennessee Republican is getting that message…and it may leave you with a hunger pang. Sen. Brian Kelsey (R-Germantown) has introduced a bill that…

Medicaid Expansion: $55m lost

Last year, when Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam chose not to expand Medicaid, many said the costs were too high. Well this is how much that decision has cost us…since January. Click to see the daily message delivered on the House floor.