- GOP officials reject Democratic lawmaker's White House trip Updated: May-24-16 6:30 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee state senators have been reimbursed for out-of-state travel for meetings from Florida to Alaska, and on topics ranging from school vouchers to the dangers of radical Islam. But GOP leaders say a Democrat's trip to the White House doesn't qualify.
- Ramsey, key force in Tennessee GOP boom, takes victory lap Updated: May-13-16 8:19 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey, a driving force in the Republican boom in Tennessee, is taking a final victory lap before retiring from politics.
- Speakers of Tennessee House and Senate expect no more vetoes Updated: May-12-16 5:54 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The speakers of the Tennessee House and Senate say they don't expect any more vetoes from fellow Republican Gov. Bill Haslam.