governor haslam http://wmot.org en Tennessee's Violent Crime Victims Remembered http://wmot.org/post/tennessees-violent-crime-victims-remembered <p><span style='line-height: 200%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP/WNOT) —Gov. Bill Haslam and first lady Crissy Haslam are hosting the 10th annual "Tennessee Season to Remember" this evening, commemorating victims who lost their lives to violent crime. The ceremony begins tonight at 5:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in downtown Nashville. <?xml:namespace prefix = o /><o:p></o:p></span></p> Thu, 06 Dec 2012 17:44:09 +0000 AP/WMOT 18535 at http://wmot.org Tennessee's Violent Crime Victims Remembered Teacher's Union Finds Voucher Task-Force Deliberations "Disturbing" http://wmot.org/post/teachers-union-finds-voucher-task-force-deliberations-disturbing <p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style='line-height: 200%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP/WMOT) — A task force appointed by Republican Gov. Bill Haslam has skipped over the question of whether to create a school voucher program. Instead, the panel's most spirited debate earlier this week was about how soon vouchers could begin to be offered in Tennessee.</span></p> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 16:54:03 +0000 AP/WMOT 16196 at http://wmot.org Gov. Haslam's Conservative Credentials Questioned http://wmot.org/post/gov-haslams-conservative-credentials-questioned <p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style="line-height: 200%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 14pt;">NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span> (AP) &mdash; Two county chapters of the Tennessee&nbsp;GOP say Governor Haslam isn&rsquo;t conservative enough and have passed resolutions calling on state party leaders to sanction him.<o:p></o:p></span></p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 15:26:14 +0000 Mike Osborne 13347 at http://wmot.org Gov. Haslam's Conservative Credentials Questioned Governor Kicks Off Higher Ed Review Next Week http://wmot.org/post/governor-kicks-higher-ed-review-next-week <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">NASHVILLE, <font color="red">Tenn</font>. (AP) &mdash; Gov. Bill Haslam will begin his review of the state&#39;s college and university systems next week.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">The Commercial Appeal&nbsp; reports Haslam will assemble business, legislative and higher education leaders for a meeting at the governor&#39;s residence on July 10.</span></p> Tue, 03 Jul 2012 16:38:53 +0000 Associated Press 12815 at http://wmot.org TCAP Scores Rise in Latest Round of Tests http://wmot.org/post/tcap-scores-rise-latest-round-tests <p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style="line-height: 200%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 14pt;">NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP/WMOT) &mdash; Tennessee student&nbsp;scores are up overall in the latest round of assessment tests of elementary and middle school students.<o:p></o:p></span></p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 16:20:05 +0000 AP/WMOT 12581 at http://wmot.org