Posts Tagged ‘Tennessee’
Controversial contraceptive coverage continues to cause commotion, but…
NPR reports contraception coverage laws have been in place for years.
Kentucky~ The Racers’ perfect record is tarnished. Schools will hold BMI screenings to combat growing childhood obesity rates. Pressure builds on lawmakers to pass a gambling amendment. Beshear appoints a commission to study the state’s tax system. An early look at traffic fatalities show an increase over 2012.
Tennessee ~ Union City loses another major employer.
Good News. If you’re ever captured by Somali Pirates, Obama’s got your back, even if you’re Danish!
NPR reports Obama sent in his A-squad to deal with a hostage situation. With their success rate, I think Obama should start using the special forces to deal with all of his problems. Let’s start with a raid on the investment banks.
Kentucky~ The PRA is now a city agency. Here’s to hoping shiny tape will save our Amish from jail. Cadiz seeks to ban synthetic marijuana. Looks like Kentucky teachers may have to be held back. The Commonwealth considers a tax amnesty plan.
Tennessee~ Titan tire hopes to hire 300 people by the year’s end.
A recount shows that Santorum won the Iowa Republican caucus by 34 votes. Somewhere off in the distance Al Gore sheds an empathetic tear.
NPR reports Iowa voters preferred Santorum to Romney. Romney calls the new tally a “virtual tie.”
Kentucky~ Murray State keeps the winning streak alive. KY house says they are fine with school bus ads. Weight enforcement stepped up on western Kentucky bridge. KY Senate debates redistricting. KY gets new partner in war against prescription drug abusers.
Head to your corners and come out swinging…
NPR reports Mitt and Newt have decided to duke it out over abortion, well actually they’re letting their Super PAC’s do the dirty work. That’s a bit like asking your wimpy little brother to fight the neighborhood bully.
Tennessee~ Union City officials think effects of the Goodyear plant closing have yet to be felt.
Hey Justice Roberts, you kiss your mama with that mouth?
NPR reports the highest court in the land hears another FCC indecency/censorship case. I bet this would all go away if one of the justices let loose with a couple choice words.
Illinois ~ Gov Quinn prepares to sign the earned income tax credit bill.