Monthly Archives: January 2010

Yager Offers Students Opportunity to Learn About Government First-Hand as Senate Page

Contact:  Darlene Schlicher (615) 741-6336 or email:  [email protected]

(NASHVILLE, TN), January 28, 2010 — Local State Senator Ken Yager today invited local students in grades 6 – 12 in the 12th senatorial district to experience the legislature in action as a page in the State Senate. 

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Capitol Hill Week: General Assembly Begins Work of Regular 2010 Legislative Session

Capitol Hill Week

Contact:  Darlene Schlicher (615) 741-6336 or email:  [email protected]  

     (NASHVILLE, TN), January 28, 2010 –   The Tennessee General Assembly returned to Capitol Hill this week to close out the Special Session on Education and begin the work of the 2010 legislative session.  Although the budget deficit will be the predominant driver for legislative action this year,

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Yager Offers Students Opportunity to Learn About Government First-Hand as Senate Page

Contact:  Darlene Schlicher (615) 741-6336 or email:  [email protected]

(NASHVILLE, TN), January 28, 2010 — Local State Senator Ken Yager today invited local students in grades 6 – 12 in the 12th senatorial district to experience the legislature in action as a page in the State Senate. 

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General Assembly passes legislation to boost college graduation rates as Special Session comes to a close

General Assembly passes legislation to boost college graduation rates as Special Session comes to a close

Contact:  Darlene Schlicher (615) 741-6336 or email:  [email protected]  

     (NASHVILLE, TN), January 21, 2010 – The General Assembly passed major legislation this week designed to grow the number of college graduates in Tennessee as the work of the Special Session on Education comes to a close. 

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Tennessee General Assembly passes bold initiatives to transform education

Capitol Hill Week

Tennessee General Assembly passes bold initiatives to transform education

Contact:  Darlene Schlicher (615) 741-6336 or email:  [email protected]  

     (NASHVILLE, TN), January 15, 2010 — The Tennessee General Assembly returned to Capitol Hill this week in a Special Session to pass bold initiatives designed to transform education and place the state in position to be a top competitor to receive up to $485 million in federal funds. 

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A Preview of the 2010 Legislative Session

A Preview of the 2010 Legislative Session

Budget and jobs headline 2010 legislative agenda /

Special Session on Education is set to enable Tennessee to draw down federal funds for states with significant reforms  

     (NASHVILLE, TN), January 2010 –  The state budget tops the list of issues that will be debated as lawmakers return to Nashville to begin the second half of the 106th General Assembly. 

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