senator bill ketron http://wmot.org en Governor Concludes Higher-Ed Listening Sessions http://wmot.org/post/governor-concludes-higher-ed-listening-sessions <p>NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp; --&nbsp; Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has wrapped up a series of meetings&nbsp;that focused on&nbsp;the future of the state’s higher education system.</p><p>Beginning in June, the governor held listening sessions in seven cities from Blountville in the far northeast to Memphis in the southwest. Haslam sought comment from educators, business leaders and legislators.</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 16:29:49 +0000 Mike Osborne 15093 at http://wmot.org Sen. Ketron Reviews 107th General Assembly http://wmot.org/post/sen-ketron-reviews-107th-general-assembly <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp; -- WMOT is asking news&nbsp;makers to review the work of the just-completed 107<sup>th</sup> Tennessee General Assembly. Today the views of 13<sup>th</sup> District Republican Senator Bill Ketron of Murfreesboro.</p><p>Ketron describes the just ended state assembly as a &ldquo;spectacular session.&rdquo; He says that he and his fellow legislators passed a number of significant bills and still managed to end the session early.</p> Tue, 15 May 2012 16:32:01 +0000 Mike Osborne 10933 at http://wmot.org