Haslam heads to Europe on trade mission next week

Published Jun. 22 2017

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and the state's chief economic recruiter, Bob Rolfe, will head to Europe next week for an...

Sen. Bob Corker: U.S. looking at North Korea travel ban after Ohio college student's death

Published Jun. 20 2017

The United States could ban Americans from traveling to North Korea in light of the death of Ohio college student...

Georgia race finally heads to voters; DC watching closely

Published Jun. 20 2017

The most expensive House race in U.S. history heads to voters today in the northern suburbs of Atlanta.

Tennessee Democrats slam Alexander, Corker over GOP secrecy on Obamacare repeal bill

Published Jun. 20 2017

Tennessee Democrats are turning up the heat on the state's two Republican U.S. senators — Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker...

Six Tennessee congressmen support effort to secure 'long term solution' for federal highway funding

Published Jun. 20 2017

Six of Tennessee's nine congressmen have signed on to a letter in which a majority of U.S. House members are...

Georgia high court: State can't be sued without its consent

Published Jun. 19 2017

A challenge to a Georgia law banning most abortions after 20 weeks has led the state's highest court to reaffirm...

Rep. Scott DesJarlais' name was on list found with gunman at congressional baseball shooting

Published Jun. 19 2017

Rep. Scott DesJarlais' office confirmed Monday the Tennessee Republican's name was on a list that authorities found with the gunman...

Handel, Ossoff make last appeals in Georgia U.S. House race

Published Jun. 19 2017

Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff are making their final arguments in the Georgia 6th Congressional District race that...

Researcher finds Georgia voter records exposed on internet

Published Jun. 15 2017

A security researcher disclosed a gaping security hole at the outfit that manages Georgia's election technology, days before the state...

Haslam gives advice to gubernatorial hopefuls

Published Jun. 15 2017

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam is keeping a keen eye on the 2018 campaign to succeed him but says he won't...

Virginia shooting serves as grim reminder for Tennessee Highway Patrol of lurking danger

Published Jun. 14 2017

At Tennessee's state Capitol, the Virginia shooting was a grim reminder of an ever-present risk for Tennessee Highway Patrol Capt....

Chuck Fleischmann recounts scene of shooting at GOP baseball practice

Published Jun. 14 2017

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn. was among the congressman who were fired upon and on Wednesday afternoon he recounted a...

Gas station tycoon Jimmy Haslam opposes Trump's plan to privatize interstate rest areas

Published Jun. 14 2017

NASHVILLE — A national coalition of truck stop and travel plaza operators, restaurants, trucking firms and others are urging key...

New state anti-litter campaign: "Nobody Trashes Tennessee"

Published Jun. 13 2017

NASHVILLE — With an estimated 100 million pieces of trash on Tennessee roadways and more than $15 million spent a...

Tennessee Senate Majority Leader said to be vetted for possible federal judgeship

Published Jun. 12 2017

Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris, a likely 2018 GOP candidate for governor, is being vetted as a possible Trump administration...

Area delegates weigh in on Comey testimony

Published Jun. 9 2017

Tennessee congressional delegates' reactions to fired FBI Director James Comey's Capitol Hill testimony on Thursday about Russia and President Donald...

Report: Tennessee sees increase in domestic violence, decrease in school crime

Published Jun. 8 2017

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released on Thursday its annual reports on both domestic violence and school crime, noting a...

U.S. Rep. Black says Trump 'made the right call' to fire Comey [video]

Published Jun. 8 2017

A Tennessee Republican congressman today praised President Donald Trump for having fired then-FBI Director James Comey last month following the...

Governor hopeful ropes in $1.3 million at Franklin, Tenn. fundraiser

Published Jun. 8 2017

Tennessee Republican gubernatorial hopeful Bill Lee brought in $1.3 million at his first major fundraiser Tuesday evening in his hometown...

Tennessee GOP gubernatorial hopeful Bill Lee raises $1.3 million at first major fundraiser

Published Jun. 7 2017

Tennessee Republican gubernatorial hopeful Bill Lee brought in $1.3 million Tuesday evening at his first major fundraiser Tuesday evening in...

Tennessee Rep. Blackburn confirms bid for 9th term in House

Published Jun. 7 2017

Republican Marsha Blackburn has confirmed she will seek another term in the U.S. House of Representatives.

'Time to act is now' on Obamacare repeal, replacement, Price tells Tennessee health care professionals

Published Jun. 7 2017

As Republican senators in the nation's capital continued struggling Tuesday over a replacement agreement on Obamacare, Health and Human Services...

In Georgia, runoff candidates Ossoff, Handel cast each other as rubber stamps

Published Jun. 6 2017

A nationally watched Georgia congressional race may turn on which candidate voters decide is less of a lackey to unpopular...