The Roane County Commission voted to “file suit as needed against Jacobs Engineering and/or TVA” during a special-called meeting at the courthouse Tuesday night.

“The primary complaint will be with Jacobs Engineering,” Commissioner Darryl Meadows said. “They were under contract under the oversight of TVA on this and there may be some culpability on TVA.”

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10-year milestone

This is about understanding the science and helping the workers and their families get what they need. The idea of a County Commission resolution honoring the service and sacrifice of the workers is a good one.

Also, it is time to say something about the resilience and determination of people who were directly affected by the spill in the Swan Pond & the Emory River community. We need stories!

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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.