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Stories with person: Philip Bredesen
  • O'Malley makes presidential campaign stop in Tennessee 
    Updated: Aug-28-15 8:53 am

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley knows he needs to make a big splash in early presidential contests like Iowa and New Hampshire, but he said he's already looking ahead to the next group of primary states like Tennessee in his bid for the Democratic nomination.

  • House, Senate speakers at odds over gas tax increase in 2016 
    Updated: Aug-13-15 4:28 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - While Gov. Bill Haslam is traveling the state seeking to draw attention to transportation funding needs facing Tennessee, top legislative Republicans are at odds about whether to even consider a gas tax hike in 2016.

  • Questions, jockeying abound amid Tenn. Supreme Court vacancy 
    Updated: Aug-02-15 11:59 am

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - When Gary Wade was appointed to the state Supreme Court in 2006, the self-described "mountain boy from the Smokies" planned to serve the eight-year term and retire from his distinguished judicial career.