Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris of Collierville, right, and fellow Republican Sen. Bill Ketron of Murfreesboro listen to proceedings during a Senate floor session in Nashville, Tenn., on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013. The chamber earlier voted to place a proposed constitutional amendment to ban a state income tax before the voters in next year's general election. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig)
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published Thursday, February 14th, 2013