March 2, 2017

The Tennessean Jake Lowary February 26, 2017- Democrats and Republicans in the Tennessee legislature and cities across the state are questioning a controversial bill they say is the first step down a path toward empowering discrimination and could keep cities “constantly” in court. Senate Bill 0127, filed by Clarksville Republican Sen. …

February 15, 2017

NRA-ILA February 14, 2017 As the Tennessee General Assembly reconvenes, many pro-gun and anti-gun bills have been filed. The following pro-gun bills are among many, but not all, that aim to promote and protect your Second Amendment rights and right to self-defense: House Bill 508 and Senate Bill 445, sponsored …

February 14, 2017

The Daily News Sam Stockard February 14, 2017 NASHVILLE – Tennessee lawmakers met last Thursday’s legislation-filing deadline with a host of social measures one Memphis representative describes as “wedge bills” because they drive people apart. Legislation largely affects the state’s LGBT community and includes counseling guidelines and an attempt to …

February 2, 2017

The Commercial Appeal Joey Garrison January 31, 2017 Following through on a threat, Tennessee Republican lawmakers have introduced state legislation to nullify partial marijuana decriminalization laws passed in Nashville and Memphis last year. House Criminal Justice Committee Chairman William Lamberth, R-Cottontown, on Monday filed a bill that would repeal any local …