The Tri-Star State — A Tennessee Politics Podcast — Week of March 17, 2019
Gov. Bill Lee was the only candidate last year with no previous political experience.
He touted his outsider status and business background as an advantage, promising to bring new perspectives to the office. But some recent hiccups point to how hard it can be going from running a business to a running a state.
The Tri-Star State — A Tennessee Politics Podcast — Week of Feb. 24, 2019
CNN isn’t usually interested in the minutiae of state politics. But comments from Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada about Rep. David Byrd have brought the network and other national outlets to the state Capitol.
The Tri-Star State — A Tennessee Politics Podcast — Week of Feb. 3, 2019
Randy McNally is starting his third year as speaker of the Tennessee Senate.
He’s already weighed in on issues such as abortion, Nashville's Community Oversight Board and closing primaries in Tennessee. He says he wants to make sure that the bills that are passed are constitutional and good for the state.