Former New York Times columnist Bill Safire coined the phrase "MEGO numbers" when discussing government budgets. "MEGO" was his acronym for "my eyes glaze over."
First, let's get one thing straight: Cee Lo Green wasn't "banned" by Riverbend for cursing in his performance on Saturday night.
Readers react to Cee Lo green’s concert at Riverbend.
The Riverbend Festival is one of Chattanooga's most beloved institutions.
heers: Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke. Rather than allowing bureaucrats in City Hall to upgrade their office furniture on the taxpayers' dime, Berke ordered employees to find unused chairs and desks that the city already owns — or buy new furniture with their own money.
Glenn Greenwald, columnist for the Guardian who uncovered the National Security Agency surveillance scandal @GGreenwald The real story isn't just the spying itself: it's that we have this massive, ubiquitous surveillance State, operating in total secrecy
HEADLINE: Rep. Chuck Fleischmann bill targets spending for conferences
There are multiple ways that Congress could improve the Farm Bill, making it more efficient, while at the same time lowering the cost to the taxpayers footing the bill for the massive legislation.
How is government spending our money? That's the question Adam Andrzejewski, a government watchdog and former Illinois gubernatorial candidate, wanted to answer.
I really didn't know what to expect when I arrived at the state capitol in April for Justice Day on the Hill, an annual event of Tennesseans for Alternatives to the Death Penalty.
Before answering a few of your emails, letters, Tweets and online comments, I want to sincerely thank all of the readers who send in or post comments and questions.
A few weeks back, this editorial page took the Chattanooga History Center to task over its lofty projection that the yet-to-open downtown museum would attract more than 60,000 visitors a year.
The Free Press editorial page joined with McKamey and HomeAgain, the maker of pet microchips, to offer free microchipping to 25 dogs and cats in the Chattanooga area last week.
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HEADLINE: Chattanooga draws praise for hosting bicycle championship