NRA Lays Pressure on TN GOP to Pass Guns-In-Parking-Lots

The National Rifle Association has issued a guns survey to candidates running for election to the Tennessee General Assembly. Not surprisingly, included in the survey are questions surrounding the guns-in-parking-lots legislation. One of those questions bluntly asks, “As a legislator, would you follow the demands of party leadership even if they run contrary to the … Continued

Gun Legislation

Sen. Faulk Predicts Return of Guns-In-Parking-Lots Bill

UT Advocacy headed to the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce Legislative BBQ tonight to visit with UT supporters and legislators from the northeastern part of the state.  At the event, legislators from the region gave an update on their accomplishments from session. Sen. Mike Faulk (R- Church Hill) addressed the guns-in-parking-lots issue that both the Chamber … Continued

Gun Legislation

Haslam To Focus On Higher Ed

Based on recent reports, higher education will be a primary focus for Governor Haslam in future months.  Specific details are yet to surface on what exactly the Governor will choose to include in his next legislative package.  However, Haslam is quoted by the Memphis Commercial Appeal, saying that he is “probably going to focus on … Continued

Higher Education Reform