Tennessee General Assembly Makes historic $250 million contribution to Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System

NASHVILLE (TN TRIBUNE) – The 112th Tennessee General Assembly appropriated a historic one-time additional contribution of $250 million to the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS) State and Higher Education plan. The largest single contribution in the […]


Cooper Statement on Governor Bill Lee’s Announcement to End Expanded Unemployment Benefits for Tennesseans

WASHINGTON – Last night Rep. Jim Cooper (TN-05) released the following statement after Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announced he will opt Tennesseans out of expanded unemployment benefits:  “Why would Gov. Lee take $300 a week from unemployed Tennesseans? […]

Health & Wellness

AMA Statement on ACIP Recommendation for Use of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine in U.S. Adolescents

The following statement is attributable to: Susan R. Bailey, M.D. President, American Medical Association “The recommendation approved today by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) supporting the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in […]