Lawmakers toy with reducing their benefits, still take home more than average worker

State representatives make more money as part-time legislators than most Tennesseans do in a year More

After deflecting controversy, Haslam finds himself in legal battle over DCS records

Replacing Kathryn O’Day is a first for Haslam, and situation is one of his first major controversies More

Rep. Dunn says he'll support expanded voucher bill, if advocates deliver votes

Bill is up for debate Tuesday in House Education Subcommittee, where Dunn expects 'a favorable hearing' More

At Opryland, NRA's LaPierre calls Obama deceptive and manipulative on gun control

Wayne LaPierre speaks to members of National Wild Turkey Federation in Nashville on Thursday   More

Haslam promises Medicaid expansion decision by end of legislative session

Move could stifle plans by some GOP legislators lining up to ban governor from expanding to program   More

More money, more demands for dollars in state budget

State expects hundreds of millions of extra tax dollars, it’s not enough to avoid budget cuts next year More

Sen. Lamar Alexander names 2014 re-election campaign co-chairs, minus DesJarlais

Asked about the omission of DesJarlais, an Alexander aide said, 'Both agreed it would be a distraction' More

Task force lays out options for school voucher plans

Last fall Haslam charged 9-member panel with proposing ideal program for student vouchers More

Capitol Hill leaders could open more secret meetings

In the House, lawmakers aren’t so sure how wide they will extend their doors More

Ramsey aims for quick compromise, passage of 'guns-in-lots' bill next session

Lt. gov. plans to hammer out compromise over issue that pitted gun rights advocates against business community More
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