Corker says Obama administration "sat on its hands" in Syria, leading to Russian air strikes

Published Oct. 1 2015

Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said today that the Obama administration "has sat on its hands" and refused to give adequate...

Trump says he'd send back Syrians taken in by U.S.

Published Sep. 30 2015

KEENE, N.H. -- Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said Wednesday that if he's elected president he would send back Syrian...

Tennessee is No. 1 in nation for unspent federal funds to improve drinking water

Published Sep. 29 2015

NASHVILLE -- This is one national ranking Tennessee officials are not likely to boast about any time soon.

Governor Bill Haslam to speak about recent Israel trip

Published Sep. 27 2015

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam will speak about his recent trip to Israel on Thursday at the Jewish Federation of Greater...

Tennessee lawmakers express mixed feelings on Boehner resignation

Published Sep. 25 2015

NASHVILLE -- Republican U.S. House Speaker John Boehner's plan to resign both the speakership and his seat on Oct. 30...

GOP lawmakers: House Speaker John Boehner to resign at end of October

Published Sep. 25 2015

In a stunning move, House Speaker John Boehner informed fellow Republicans on Friday that he would resign from Congress at...

Tennessee lawmakers weigh in on Pope Francis' address to Congress

Published Sep. 24 2015

Tennessee Republican lawmakers are weighing in on Pope Francis' historic address today to a joint session of Congress with U.S....

Lawmakers move quickly to grill VW over diesel deception

Published Sep. 22 2015

The Volkswagen scandal over auto-emissions testing is now barreling into hearings in both the Tennessee Senate and the U.S. House.

Sources: Scott Walker to drop out of GOP presidential race

Published Sep. 21 2015

Two people familiar with his decision say Scott Walker is dropping out of the Republican race for president.

AG: Medicaid expansion requires legislative OK

Published Sep. 18 2015

NASHVILLE -- Supporters of Insure Tennessee suffered another loss at the hands of the attorney general this week, and Gov....

Clinton warns GOP a federal shutdown over Planned Parenthood would imperil economy

Published Sep. 17 2015

CONCORD, N.H. -- Hillary Rodham Clinton warned congressional Republicans on Thursday that they would be endangering the economy if they...

FACT CHECK: Who's right: Trump or other GOP candidates?

Published Sep. 17 2015

WASHINGTON -- Viewers of the second Republican presidential debate heard inflated claims about Planned Parenthood abortion practices and the risks...

GOP candidates debate Russia, immigration and Trump

Published Sep. 16 2015

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. -- Amid the back-and-forth bickering over Donald Trump, the Republican presidential contest took a substantive and serious...

Amid Trump bombast, quiet Ben Carson rises in GOP 2016 field

Published Sep. 15 2015

He is, in some ways, the anti-Trump — a gentle candidate who lets his record as a renowned brain surgeon...

Marco Rubio says games like Minecraft can prepare kids for future

Published Sep. 4 2015

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio said Thursday that the popular "Minecraft" video game is a good example of how to...

Marco Rubio visits Chattanooga shooting memorial before speech

Published Sep. 4 2015

Before speaking to several hundred Chattanoogans at Lindsay Street Hall on Thursday, presidential candidate Marco Rubio paid tribute to the...

Obama seals Iran deal win as Senate Democrats find 34 votes

Published Sep. 3 2015

WASHINGTON -- Overcoming ferocious opposition, President Barack Obama secured a legacy-defining foreign policy victory Wednesday as Senate Democrats clinched the...

Marco Rubio visits Chattanooga today

Published Sep. 3 2015

Republican presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio will be in the Scenic City today to ask Chattanoogans for their support.

Presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson coming to Chattanooga

Published Sep. 1 2015

Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson is coming to Chattanooga.

Hillary Clinton coming to Tennessee

Published Aug. 28 2015

Former U.S. Secretary of State and current Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton is set to attend a fundraiser with country...

Lamar Alexander says he'll vote against Iran nuclear deal

Published Aug. 28 2015

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander said today he will vote against the Iran nuclear deal, arguing that it would...

Donald Trump coming to Tennessee this weekend

Published Aug. 28 2015

Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Rick Santorum are among the guests expected to speak next week at...

Former Democratic congressman, GOP operative decry dark money

Published Aug. 25 2015

NASHVILLE -- A former Democratic congressman and a prominent Republican political operative on Tuesday called for ending untraceable spending for...