I can't think of a more Constitutionally wrong headed statement ever uttered by an elected official...

…”Rights are something that God gives you, the law can’t give you that,” (Sen. Janice Bowling of Tullahoma) said.

Try telling the judge that God gives you the right to (insert dogma here) and see how far that gets you.

Humphrey has the details. I hold with the ACLU proposal just so you know, but I have questions as to the rights of an actual birth mother and her partner with respect to a child.

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Lost Medicaid Funding

To date, the failure to expand Medicaid / TennCare has cost the State of Tennessee ? in lost federal funding.