Tag: Tennessee House of Representatives

Speaker: mouthpiece or bullhorn?

The Republican-dominated Tennessee General Assembly today effectively chose its leaders for the next session. Though they won’t be official until voted on by the full House and Senate in January, House Speaker Beth Harwell, and Senate Speaker and Lt. Gov.

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Who will usher in the super-duper majority?

House Republicans’ former consultant Josh Thomas has left the building, and there are reports that veteran political adviser Chip Saltsman has put in for the job. Andy Sher has more.

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Democrats and Republicans eyeing state House majority

You might not hear as much about it, but the campaign for the Tennessee House of Representatives is every bit as embattled as the one for its federal counterpart. After the 2008 election, the Republican Party held an historic majority,

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