5 Years Since Introduction Of Legislation To Give Tennesseans The Ability To Recall Elected Leaders, Citizens Are Still Stuck With No Recourse For Accountability

Image Credit: The Tennessee Conservative [By Kelly M. Jackson] – As the General Session winds to a close likely in the next couple of weeks, the opportunity for a law that will allow for Tennesseans to recall elected leaders they feel have failed to live up to promises they made when they were campaigning […]

MTSU Board Chairman Pushes Legislation By Senator Shane Reeves To Close Meetings For “Sensitive” Topics

Photo: Sen. Shane Reeves, R-Murfreesboro, is sponsoring a bill that would close public college board meetings to discuss “sensitive” topics. Photo Credit: John Partipilo By Sam Stockard [Tennessee Lookout -CC BY-NC-ND 4.0] – Middle Tennessee State University’s board chair is pushing legislation, sponsored by State Sen. Shane Reeves and Rep. Mark White, that would enable […]

Unveiling the Dark Money Influence: Prop 13 Initiatives Target Tennessee

Image Credit: Canva By Rob Mitchell [Rutherford County Assessor of Property] – In the intricate labyrinth of political strategy, Tennessee has become entangled in a complex network of undisclosed funding and covert organizations. These entities are advocating for the implementation of California’s notorious “Prop 13” tax cap initiatives. The mysterious “TennCap” is leading this campaign, […]

The Post-Crumbley Future of Justice – HotAir

On Thursday, James Crumbley, the father of mass school shooter Ethan Crumbley, was convicted of involuntary manslaughter. This followed the previous conviction of his wife, Jennifer Crumbley on the same charge. They both face sentencing next month and could receive up to fifteen years in prison, not for killing anyone themselves, but for their failure […]

Bill To Keep Autopsy Reports Of Murdered Children Hidden From The Public Passes By Voice Vote In Committee Led By Chairman John Ragan

Image Credit: The Tennessee Conservative [By Paula Gomes] – A bill to keep autopsy reports of murdered children hidden from the public passed the House Government Operations Committee yesterday afternoon by a voice vote. House Bill 1695 (HB1695) sponsored by Representative Rebecca Alexander (R-Jonesborough-District 7) now heads to the House floor for a final […]

Tennessee Dept of Education Releases School Accountability Rankings

Image Credit: Canva The Tennessee Conservative Staff – Last week, the Tennessee Department of Education released accountability data for public school districts across the state. The accountability model used by the state looks at grade band success rates, rates of chronic absenteeism, how students perform on the English Language Proficiency Assessment, and graduation rates. Districts […]

House Committee Passes Bill Threatening Transparency Of Tennessee Dept. Of Tourism With Voice Vote Called By Chairman Kelly Keisling

Image Credit: The Tennessee Conservative Staff – The House State Government Committee passed legislation that allows the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development to keep records hidden from the public if the attorney general and tourism commissioner deem it necessary.  House Bill 1692 (HB1692), sponsored by Representative William Lamberth (R-Portland-District 44), would allow those records […]

99% Of GOP Primary Voters Disagree With TNGOP Leadership On Illegal Immigration; Bill To Prohibit Evil Hospitals From Letting Patients Die Alone Passes TN Senate & Much More In The BIG 7!

Mark Your Calendar! “Protect Tennessee’s Borders Rally” on March 20th! 99% of GOP Primary Voters Disagree with TNGOP Leadership on Illegal Immigration Bill to Prohibit Evil Hospitals from Letting Patients Die Alone Passes TN Senate & More! & More In The Tennessee Conservative’s Big 7 Weekend Digest! Like what we’re doing & want us to stick around? […]

Bill Enabling Violent Tennessee Offenders Who Murder Kids To Escape Accountability Moves Forward By Voice Vote Called By Chair Kelly Keisling

Image Credit: The Tennessee Conservative [By Kelly M. Jackson & The Tennessee Conservative Staff] – This week a bill that will keep the autopsy reports of children killed at the hands of violent crime offenders from being public record moved through the Tennessee House State Government Committee by voice vote, led by Chair Kelly […]