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Gov. Lee proposes $40 million for school safety

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) -- Tennessee Governor Bill Lee introduced new proposal this week that would double the amount of state funding for school safety. Gov....

Lawmaker: Student in T-shirt lawsuit didn’t go on field trip

The student filed suit about school forcing students to wear t-shirts supporting controversial lawmaker on a field trip to his office.

Tennessee gov. says he regrets wearing Confederate uniform

Lee was 17 when he joined the Kappa Alpha fraternity at Auburn, which held the "Old South" party every spring.

Tennessee governor proposes $40M to improve school safety

The priority will be to spend the money on SROs

Mudslide kills one in East Tennessee mountains

UPDATE: The Tennessee Highway Patrol says the slide happened before daylight.  A 62 year old Jonesboro man drove his pickup into hole that had just...

GA Legislator proposes bill that forces insurers to lower costs of pain management alternatives

GEORGIA (WDEF)- Thousands died after overdosing on opioids this last year, bringing health officials to call it the leading cause of death in Tennessee for...

Georgia Senate committee approves Medicaid waiver proposal

By SANYA MANSOOR Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) - A proposal to allow Gov. Brian Kemp to pursue Medicaid waivers from the federal government has been approved...

Schools rescind honors after editor advocates KKK revival

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Two universities are withdrawing awards for a small-town newspaper editor advocating for a resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan. Auburn University...

Texas Confederate Vandalism & a Georgia law to protect it

As we told you last week, State Senator Jeff Mullis is proposing a bill in Georgia to protest ALL monuments against political attacks like this one.

Lawmakers propose bill to ban gay marriage in Tennessee

it would "defend natural marriage between one man and one woman, regardless of any court decision to the contrary."

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