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Legislative “Power Grabs” Watered Down

NASHVILLE — As the Tennessee General Assembly entered into its last week, two bills that, if passed in their original...

Race Becomes Crisis Point at U of M Law School

A major potential revolt is brewing in the University of Memphis Law School, based on what Black students and a...

Key Legislation is Postponed; Public Figures are Appraised

Monday was a day of deferred judgment in two legislative tribunals. The state Senate in Nashville deadlocked 14 to 14...

Harris Proposes $1.4 Billion Budget Without Tax Hike

One year after presenting a budget proposal that ended up being submitted to seemingly endless wrangling by the...

TN General Assembly Keeps Big Brother Alive

Meanwhile, life goes on and so does the Tennessee General Assembly, which has reached what could be called the...

Roscoe Dixon, Former Legislator, Dead at 71

Veteran public servant was one of several lawmakers ensnared in Tennessee Waltz sting.

Transfer of “Three Gs” Braked, Pending Talks

According to state Representative Mark White (R-Memphis), Education chair in the Tennessee House, the fate of the...

Harold Ford Jr. Returning to the Airwaves for Fox News

Former Memphis Congressman Harold Ford Jr. may or may not be out of politics (that remains to be seen), but Ford, who...

This Mosque-Fighting, Insurrectionist, Vax Hoaxer, 9/11...

Laurie Cardoza-Moore was confirmed by both houses of the Tennessee General Assembly.

Rev. Bill Adkins Asks for Community Focus on Crime Control

Surrounded by a phalanx of African-American ministers, the Rev. Bill Adkins of Greater Imani Church stood in front of...