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Bill Haslam

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  • News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EST

    A grand jury has cleared Kentucky defensive end Lloyd Tubman of a rape charge. The county grand jury heard evidence during three days before deciding not to return an indictment against the freshman, Fayette County Commonwealth's Attorney Ray Larson told...
  • Federal judge allows some claims to proceed against truck-stop company owned by Haslams

    A judge ruled Wednesday that several trucking companies can proceed with claims they were cheated by a truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam. The judge granted Pilot Flying J's motion to dismiss...
  • Summary of recent Tennessee newspaper editorials

    Recent editorials from Tennessee newspapers: Feb. 11 News Sentinel, Knoxville, Tennessee, on Gov. Haslam's budget: Gov. Bill Haslam advocates giving a boost to K-12 and higher education funding in the $33.3 billion spending plan submitted to the...
  • 2-year college presidents emphasize need for Tennessee academic standards to prepare students

    The presidents of Tennessee's 13 community colleges say the state's higher academic standards for elementary and secondary schools are necessary to help students succeed in higher education. They were joined by other higher education officials at a...
  • When a state blocks Obamacare, ERs close: The lesson of Louisiana

    Baton Rouge, La., is about to lose one of its crucial hospital emergency rooms, and the reason is clear: The administration of Gov. Bobby Jindal has refused to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, and won't put up any other money to keep the...
  • Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to extend health coverage for low-income Tennesseans fails

    Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to extend health coverage to 280,000 low-income Tennesseans has failed during a special legislative session after nearly two years of negotiating with federal officials. The Senate Health Committee defeated the Republican...
  • Tempers flare as Senate panel debates fate of governor's plan to extend health coverage

    Tempers flared Wednesday on a Senate committee debating the fate of Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to extend health coverage to 280,000 low-income Tennesseans. Republican Sen. Todd Gardenhire of Chattanooga, a member of the Senate Health Committee, was...
  • More states lean toward Medicaid expansion

    WASHINGTON The federal government last week approved Indiana's plan to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, increasing the number of expansion states to 28, and the District of Columbia. Indiana's plan could add an estimated 350,000 low-income...
  • Tennessee shows how Republicans are learning to love Obamacare

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Republican-led states that blocked Obamacare's Medicaid expansion have found a way to embrace it, under pressure from businesses to tap the flood of federal dollars it brings. Tennessee's Republican Gov. Bill Haslam called lawmakers...
  • Text of Gov. Bill Haslam's address to the General Assembly on his Insure Tennessee proposal

    Gov. Bill Haslam's speech as prepared to open a special legislative session on his Insure Tennessee proposal: Lt. Gov. Ramsey, Speaker Harwell, and members of the Tennessee General Assembly: Let me begin by thanking you for the opportunity to come...
  • GOP pursues state legislation limiting gay rights ahead of Supreme Court ruling

    A Texas lawmaker would strip the salaries from government officials who honor same-sex marriage licenses. Other states would protect government officials who opt out of performing gay nuptials. In Georgia, where lawmakers are considering a bill that...