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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene apologizes after visit to Holocaust Museum

WASHINGTON D.C. (WDEF) - The normally fiery northwest Georgia Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene was subdued in an afternoon press conference in Washington on Monday. She...

Republican Greg Vital announces bid for Mike Carter’s seat in legislature

GEORGETOWN, Tennessee (WDEF) - Republican activist and businessman Greg Vital announces he will run to follow Mike Carter in the Tennessee House. Carter died from...

Vaccinated lawmakers get to take off their masks in House

WASHINGTON (AP) - Fully vaccinated members of Congress and staffers will no longer have to wear masks on the House floor and in committee...

Transportation secretary to visit closed interstate bridge

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg will visit the Interstate 40 bridge connecting Tennessee and Arkansas that's been indefinitely closed after...

Tennessee lawmakers introduce the Migrant Resettlement Transparency Act

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- Lawmakers in Tennessee have been asking the Biden Administration for clarity when it comes to migrant children entering in the state....

Biden betting on wage growth, while GOP warns of inflation

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Biden administration is giving a bit of simple advice to businesses that are unable to find workers: Offer people more...

Former U.S. Senator Bob Corker Talks About ‘Frontline’ Episode on Erlanger Hospital

Former U.S. Senator and mayor of Chattanooga, Bob Corker gave a speech at the Rotary Club today. Corker gave his congratulations and support to...

Honoring the life of Ooltewah’s Mike Carter

OOLTEWAH, Tennessee (WDEF) - A Memorial Service will be held at 2 Friday afternoon for State Representative Mike Carter. It will be held at Ooltewah...

District Attorney addresses questions about hiring relatives & his marriage

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Hamilton county District Attorney General Neal Pinkston responded today to a published report that he has married an employee and is...

Reps. Fleischmann, Green signal support for Cheney ousting

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - At the Chattanooga Convention Center, both Congressman Chuck Fleischmann and Mark Green spoke at a luncheon after the Armed Forces...

President Joe Biden’s American families plan and its impact on taxes

President Joe Biden has unveiled a new $1.8 trillion spending and tax plan called the American Families Plan.

State bill would punish schools teaching about systemic racism

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - “When you’re using the term systemic racism and making that the focal point of so much of the discussion, soon...

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Board approves tuition hikes for Tennessee colleges

Tennessee’s Board of Regents has approved a tuition increase for the state’s community colleges and technology colleges.

Weather Update: Tuesday’s Forecast – June 22nd, 2021

Tennessee Valley (WDEF): After A Few Tuesday Morning Showers, Drier And More Pleasant Weather Is Ahead! Scattered showers and storms will gradually move Eastward through...

Lost Dog Shallowford Rd/Jersey Pike Area

MacKenzie went missing on June 14,2021 from the Shallowford Rd/Jersey Pike intersection around 4:15 PM. MacKenzie is a female mixed breed 1 year old...

Ronald Acuna Solo Homer Gives Braves 1-0 Win In Game Two Against the Mets

Atlanta Braves closer Will Smith loaded the bases in the nightcap’s seventh inning but escaped for his 14th save in a 1-0 win. Ronald...