Mon
Apr 29 2019
09:50 am

Nullification of local city and county laws by the state legislature seems to me the height of nastiness and hypocrisy. How do you justify a state rep or senator from Johnson City telling Knoxville how to run their school system? Ony in the Republican world, I guess.

The Education Savings Account (ESA) legislation violates Article XI, Section 9 of the Tennessee Constitution because it is arbitrarily limited to only a portion of the state when the Constitution requires any Act of the General Assembly to apply statewide unless approved by a local legislative body or through a local referendum.

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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.