This is very troubling to me:

"Adopting this legislation will further undermine my city's ability to build trust between the policed and the police," Briley said.

Curcio’s bill — backed by Republican leadership and Gov. Bill Lee — would strip Nashville’s oversight board of its subpoena power and eliminate demographic requirements for its members.

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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.