Tag: Tennessee State General Assembly

Lawmakers: Parental OK needed for minors to get COVID shot

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Two Tennessee Republican lawmakers said Wednesday they received assurances that the state's health agency won't vaccinate minors for COVID-19 without parental...

Fired Tennessee vaccine official received dog muzzle in mail

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee's former top vaccination official received a dog muzzle in the mail a few days before she was fired this week...

Wake Forest hires former ETSU coach Shay as assistant

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Wake Forest has hired former East Tennessee State head coach Jason Shay as an assistant. ...

Tennessee to mandate bathroom signs about transgender use

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee will become the first state in the United States to require businesses and government facilities open to the public to...

Tennessee gov signs transgender ‘bathroom bill’ for schools

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has signed legislation that puts public schools and their districts at risk of losing civil lawsuits if...

GOP lawmaker: Three-Fifths Compromise was to end slavery

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A Tennessee Republican falsely declared Tuesday that an 18th century policy designating a slave as three-fifths of a person was adopted...

Tennessee could mandate bathroom signs about transgender use

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee lawmakers have passed a bill that requires businesses or government facilities open to the public to post a sign if...

Tennessee lawmakers pass new transgender ‘bathroom bill’

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee lawmakers have passed a bill that would put public schools and districts at risk of civil lawsuits if they let...

Tennessee could require fetal remains be buried or cremated

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — It will now be up to Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee to decide whether some medical providers will be required to cremate...

Tennessee House: Fetal remains must be buried or cremated

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Medical providers in Tennessee would be required to cremate or bury fetal remains from surgical abortions under legislation advanced by the...