Lawmakers abandon ultrasound bill to focus on constitutional amendment

Republican-led legislature wants to amend constitution, let lawmakers decide if abortions are protected by law More

Up for Debate: State lawmakers' perks

'The City Paper' asks readers to weigh in on an issue of the day More

House sends guns-in-lots bill to Haslam, who will likely sign

Representatives deliver 72-22 vote for legislation allowing firearms to be stowed in vehicles on public, private lots More

Senate committee passes bill on wine in grocery stores

Committee hears two hours of testimony Monday from grocery retailers, liquor store owners and others More

Senate approves restrictions on EBT use in bars, strip clubs, tobacco shops

Violators would be required to pay back the state, and benefits would be revoked after third time 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

Lawmakers look at steps to relieve a corrections system nearing capacity

State’s 14 prisons are at 98% capacity, with overflow of about 5,000 inmates serving some time in local jails   More

Venues and ticket resellers gear up for legislative slugfest

Both sides accuse the other of disingenuous behavior in the name of consumer protection More

Analysis: Voucher momentum is growing on Capitol Hill

With Haslam behind the plan, school choice is coming in some form, but any new law comes with questions More

With reforms on table, Rhee's StudentsFirst gives generously to legislative campaigns

Former D.C. chancellor's group gives $112K to re-elect Rep. DeBerry, socially conservative Democrat More
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