Curtis Johnson Tennessee House Republicans Set To Elect Presumed Replacement Of Speaker Glen Casada By Sergio Martínez-Beltrán • Jul 23, 2019 Sergio Martínez-Beltrán / WPLN Listen Listening... / 1:05 Hear the radio version of this story. Republicans in the Tennessee House of Representatives are set to elect their pick to replace Glen Casada. Six men will try to convince fellow lawmakers Wednesday to vote for them by positioning themselves as a different kind of leader. It’s Official: Special Session To Replace Tennessee’s House Speaker On Aug. 23 By Sergio Martínez-Beltrán • Jun 27, 2019 Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has officially set a date for a special session to replace embattled House Speaker Glen Casada. More GOP Lawmakers Call For Special Meeting To Discuss Future Of Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada By Sergio Martínez-Beltrán • May 14, 2019 Stephen Jerkins / WPLN (File photo) At least 10 Republican lawmakers in Tennessee have publicly called for a caucus meeting to discuss the fate of House Speaker Glen Casada. According to GOP Caucus bylaws, that’s the minimum number of lawmakers needed to trigger a special meeting.