Dickerson defeats North as GOP rolls to historic state Senate status

District 20 seat had been held for last three decades by Democrats More

State GOP outspends Dems by near 3-to-1 margin in final days

Republicans spend about $1.74 million into state-level races while Democrats spend $617,811 More

Tennessee voters attract little attention from candidates driven by Electoral College

For millions of voters, outside a local measure or two, election season practically ended with the primaries More

State docks Metro Schools more than $3 million for rejecting Great Hearts

State Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman said the state had "no choice but to take this action" More

With session wrapped, state legislators turn focus to primary, election battles

Unresolved issues in state legislature will make their way into summer and fall election campaigns More

Taxes, civil service, controversy cap short legislative session

A look at the major issues of the second half of the 107th General Assembly More

Pro-gun, pro-business GOP stance leads to difficult position with latest gun bill

Core issues for GOP collide as business owners square off against gun advocates over where guns are allowed   More

Burch: The dark side of voting for tax cuts

Before rushing out to the Tea Party, consider what that vote will mean More

State GOP looks to limit unemployment benefits

After implying the unemployed are slackers and stoners, Republicans look to limit benefits in upcoming session More

Lt. Gov. Ramsey urges Rick Perry to run for president

Tennessee conservative prods Texas conservative after meeting in San Antonio   More
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