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Sunday, July 27, 2014
New laws aimed at improving public safety
Posted Tuesday, May 27, at 4:08 PM
The General Assembly has finished its work for the year, and lawmakers have returned home. It was my last session as your state Senator, and I first want to say what an honor it has been to serve you these past several years. I have approached each session with an eye toward finding ways our state government can work for regular families...

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Upcoming legislative session issues
Posted Wednesday, January 8, at 10:54 AM

In a few short days state legislators will return to Nashville. This will be my last session in the General Assembly, and I want you to know that I will approach this session as I have in years past, by looking for ways to improve the lives of West Tennesseans...

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Lawmakers lowered taxes, invested in schools
Posted Friday, May 10, at 11:49 AM

The General Assembly in Nashville has adjourned for the year, and lawmakers have gone home. It hardly seems like four months have passed since our work began. I want to give you an idea of some of the things we accomplished this year. Balanced budget, lower taxes...

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Accomplishments
Posted Thursday, May 2, at 2:29 PM

The General Assembly in Nashville has adjourned for the year, and lawmakers have gone home. It hardly seems like four months have passed since our work began. I want to give you an idea of some of the things we accomplished this year. Balanced budget, lower taxes...

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Encouraging news for jobs, lottery scholarships
Posted Tuesday, March 5, at 11:45 AM

State lawmakers have been back at the Capitol for several weeks now, and the legislature is in full swing. We've passed the deadline for filing legislation, meaning we now have a picture of what issues will be debated in Nashville, and the governor has introduced a draft budget for next year, which brought some very encouraging news for jobs...

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