U.S. Rep. Diane Black takes aim at primary challenger Joe Carr

Published Jul. 19 2016

Incumbent U.S. Rep. Diane Black isn't going to let a barrage of attacks from her challenger go unreturned in the...

Tennessee's Republican delegates see raucous start to GOP convention

Published Jul. 19 2016

The Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, got off to a rollicking start Monday for Tennessee delegates, with some attendees...

Report shows many knew of state Rep. Durham's misdeeds for years

Published Jul. 19 2016

Once allegations of rampant misconduct by Jeremy Durham were documented by a 48-page report released on Wednesday, lawmakers roundly condemned...

DesJarlais' first TV ad mocks 'Mr. California,' Grant Starrett [video]

Published Jul. 18 2016

More than a week after 4th District GOP primary rival Grant Starrett began airing a new television ad assaulting U.S....

Tennessee GOP convention delegates say Trump needs to bring party together

Published Jul. 18 2016

Tennessee delegates to the Republican National Convention say they are counting on expected presidential nominee Donald Trump to bring the...

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann's 2016 GOP primary should be easier than past races

Published Jul. 17 2016

Normally at this time in an even-numbered year, U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann would be fighting for his political life as...

Bob Corker praises Donald Trump's VP selection

Published Jul. 16 2016

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker on Friday praised Donald Trump's selection of Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as the presumptive GOP nominee's...

Grant Starrett spends more than $400,000 in second quarter on race against Rep. Scott DesJarlais

Published Jul. 16 2016

Republican Grant Starrett's second quarter disclosure shows he spent $407,000 on his 4th Congressional District GOP primary challenge to U.S....

[Video] Gov. Haslam pays tribute to U.S. servicemen killed in Chattanooga attack

Published Jul. 15 2016

In a video released today, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam pays tribute to the five U.S. servicemen killed in last July's...

[Video] Sen. Bob Corker honors Chattanooga's Fallen Five

Published Jul. 15 2016

U.S. Senator Bob Corker, R-Tenn., today released a video honoring the five service members who lost their lives during the...

Early voting starts today in Tennessee

Published Jul. 15 2016

Early voting kicks off today in Tennessee's Aug. 4 party primary and local general elections.

Jeremy Durham says sexual harassment allegations false

Published Jul. 14 2016

A state representative accused of sexually harassing at least 22 women said Thursday that nearly all of the allegations in...

Tennessee to release long-awaited assessment of residents' broadband access and usage

Published Jul. 14 2016

With the Haslam administration expected to release a long-awaited assessment of Tennesseans' internet broadband access and usage next week, a...

Tennessee Supreme Court board censures local attorney

Published Jul. 13 2016

A local attorney has received a public censure from the Board of Professional Responsibility of the Tennessee Supreme Court.

Investigation: Tennessee lawmaker sexually harassed women on job

Published Jul. 13 2016

An investigation of a Tennessee state legislator has found he took advantage of his position to sexually harass at least...

Tennessee tax collections for the year rise to nearly $1 billion above projections

Published Jul. 13 2016

Tennessee revenue collections tore through expectations yet again in June, bringing in $112.8 million more than projected.

Forty Secretaries of State from across country holding annual conference in Nashville this week

Published Jul. 13 2016

Secretaries of State from 40 states convene this week in Nashville for their annual conference where officials will discuss topics...

Judge denies preliminary injunction in Durham investigation

Published Jul. 12 2016

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery may release the report from the investigation into embattled state Rep. Jeremy Durham, a Davidson...

Nick Wilkinson raises $42,600 in his fight to take Todd Gardenhire's state senate seat

Published Jul. 12 2016

NASHVILLE - With a little help from his boss, Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke, several local tech entrepreneurs and others, Democrat...

Evangelical Leader Dobson endorses Starrett in contest with DesJarlais

Published Jul. 12 2016

NASHVILLE - One of the country's most prominent Christian conservative evangelical leaders, Dr. James Dobson, is endorsing Grant Starrett in...

Former Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Robert Cooper dies at 95

Published Jul. 12 2016

Former state Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert Elbert Cooper was praised Monday as a "judge's judge" who was fair to...


Gardenhire raises $36,000 for GOP re-elect; Berke to host fundraiser for challenger Nick Wilkinson

Published Jul. 12 2016

Incumbent state Rep. Mike Carter, R-Ooltewah, led second-quarter fundraising over GOP primary challenger Ethan White in the House District 29...

Tennessee lawmaker facing harassment claims files suit to block probe

Published Jul. 11 2016

A state lawmaker accused of sexually harassing female staff wants to prevent the results of an attorney general's office investigation...