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

Sen. Becky Duncan Massey, Sen. Jim Summerville Tour UT

Sen. Becky Duncan Massey (R) Knoxville and Sen. Jim Summerville (R) Dickson were guests of UT President Joe DiPietro, UT Knoxville Chancellor Jimmy Cheek and UT Institute of Agriculture Chancellor Larry Arrington for a tour on Wednesday and Thursday of UT Knoxville and Ag campus facilities. Oak Ridge National Laboratory officials helped host the senators … Continued

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