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Saying No to Medicaid Expansion State’s “Greatest Mistake...

Craig Fitzhugh, who these days serves as  mayor of nearby Ripley, Tennessee,  is better known for his many years of...

With Minimal Fuss, Commission Passes Budget and Tax Rate

In an unusually eventful and seriously elongated meeting Monday, the Shelby County Commission achieved some genuine...

Institute: Fees/Fines Collection Down Locally and Statewide

According to the Sycamore Institute, a Nashville-based public-policy research center, fees and fines have become a...

It’s Campaign Time Again!

With the weather warming and with the plague executing a semi-graceful withdrawal, it is suddenly time, even in this...

Commission Joins Council: “Veto Measure Against Critical...

A day after the Memphis City Council voted with near unanimity to ask a gubernatorial veto of legislation banning the...

ACLU Seeks Jail Compliance with COVID Order

The American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee (ACLU-TN), which last month successfully sued to obtain a federal...

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...

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...

Two Bills Would Quash Legal Challenges to State Authority

The Republican campaign against the kind of expanded voting rights that produced Democratic victories in November has...

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...