‘He basically telegraphed a message of, ‘If you’re going to send me more gun control, I’m not going to be happy with it.’ But that’s all we know.’
Rep. Justin Jones said Tuesday that an independent investigation was conducted and it was determined that the staffer would be suspended until May.
The school voucher fight will unfold after lawmakers barely passed Gov. Bill Lee’s initial voucher program in 2019.
“Instant checks would do the job.”
Beyond seeking that the expulsion and the House rules on debate be declared unconstitutional, the lawsuit also says Justin Jones should be returned to a committee from which he was removed.
Johnson would have to survive a Democratic Primary before taking on incumbent Republican Sen. Marsha Blackburn.
‘The biggest challenge for all superintendents is that this is yet again an unfunded mandate.’
The crowd, which included gun control advocates urging change in a Special Session after a deadly Nashville school shooting in March, shouted ‘fascists’ and ‘racists.’
‘At this point, the Senate haven’t put forth a single idea that’s theirs,’ House Speaker Cameron Sexton said.
Earlier this year, Tennessee’s GOP-dominated Statehouse refused to consider tightening the state’s relaxed gun laws.