MNPS school board to consider taking on high-stakes testing

A former teacher serving on the Metro school board is taking aim at the number of standardized tests students are taking each year. More

GOP nominates former councilman, two attorneys for Davidson Co. Election Commission

Jim Gotto, Ronald Buchanan and Jennifer Lawson are Republican nominees for appointment to commission More

How wine-in-grocery-stores bill died in the House

While the measure is dead, it’s unclear whether fans of bill will try to resurrect it or wait until next year More

Burch: March madness, Tennessee style

State lawmakers never seem to pass up opportunity to quickly sign more sheer stupidity into law More

As General Assembly opens, House considers limiting bills

Speaker Harwell, reelected to her post unanimously Tuesday, wants to cap lawmakers at 10 bills per year More

Matheny out, Johnson in as House GOP elects speaker pro tempore

Judd Matheny considered challenging House Speaker Beth Harwell for her post but backed off More

General Assembly preps for another round of cultural battles

Legislature’s social conservatives open session by taking aim at gays, the Ten Commandments and gun laws More

Harwell criticizes Durbin, says state has the right to require photo IDs of Tennessee voters

Democrats concerned law might disenfranchise some specific demographic groups More

Dean to Harwell: Don’t split up Nashville’s congressional district

Map emerges showing city divided into three districts  More

Dean to Harwell: Don’t split up Nashville’s congressional district

Map emerges showing city divided into three districts  More
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