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Outside Prosecutor to Look Into Ford Case

District Attorney General Amy Weirich announced Monday that the the Tennessee District Attorneys General Conference...

On the Docket: Bills Before the General Assembly Could...

A persistent issue in Tennessee government is that of whether state law should trump the preferences of local...

Vaccine Crisis Politics: Commission Meeting Previews Next...

Not that it is, or should be, the most significant fact to emerge from last week’s COVID-19 debacle in Shelby County,...

Snowblind: Our Vision May at Long Last Be Returning

Yes, it was one hell of a week, literally. I was put in mind of a situation five years ago involving a couple of the...

State of the State: Two Parties, Two Views

On Friday, three days before Republican Governor Bill Lee‘s State of the State address, Tennessee’s Democratic...

Out of the Past: Joe Cooper Mulls a Re-emergence

Joe Cooper is a name from the political past: He called this past week to suggest that he was thinking seriously of...

Touching the Hot Buttons: County Commission Takes on...

The public musings of the Shelby County Commission add up at times to as accurate a bellwether on issues at large as...

Former Memphian Wins State Dem Chair; Cohen Outs Boebert

In American popular music history, there is a long-established tradition whereby individuals with talent begin their...

Bob Corker’s Back: Resumes Criticism of Trump, Eyes...

Not everybody thinks he’s entitled to do so, but former Tennessee Senator Bob Corker is making a point of saying “I...

Roland versus Kustoff? Conflict Over Who’s the Most Trumpian

Before the current week is finished, we’ll have an accurate head count of how many members of Congress choose to cast...