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Flying high halfway through term, Haslam stays above fray, political land mines

Haslam's nonconfrontational style makes him hard target, especially without sign of serious opposition More

Haslam takes unscheduled trip to D.C., likely to talk Medicaid expansion

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Weekly Obsession: Haslam chooses Ayn Rand over Edmund Burke

Republicans have shown despite what governor says, it’s not 'least among us' they care about but largest More

Haslam rejects TennCare expansion under Affordable Care Act

Governor says he's researching alternative to buy private health insurance for 175,000 low-income people More

Haslam to lawmakers: Stand down on forcing Medicaid decision

Governor’s office cites 'philosophical reasons' in opposing bills dictating direction on expanding program   More

Beth Harwell: 'The City Paper' interview

Speaker Harwell discusses the pressing issues of this session as well as her way of running the House 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

Haslam: No decision yet on Medicaid expansion

With a large portion of the budget devoted to Tenncare, Haslams still studying options before accepting federal funds More

Inside the numbers: Tennessee children are healthier, but possibly because of poverty

 The state came in at 16th in the country in children’s health, but was low  in economic well-being (38th), family and community well-being (39th) and education (42nd). More

Judge lifts decree on TennCare in child health care case

Judge Wiseman commended the Tennessee Justice Center for pushing the case and applauded TennCare for adjusting to the decree More
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