David Hawk

Press Release from the National Federation of Independent Business, Tennessee Chapter; July 6, 2012:  NFIB Endorses Candidates in 5 Senate, 20 House Primaries NASHVILLE, July 6, 2012 – The National Federation of Independent Business, Tennessee’s leading small business association, today said it has endorsed candidates in 25 state legislative primary races. The endorsements were made […]


State Rep. David Hawk says he didn’t hit his wife, despite his arrest Sunday on charges that he struck her in the face while holding their 11-month old daughter. “I did not harm my wife,” the Greeneville Republican said at the state Capitol. “Yesterday morning my wife had a gun and told me she was […]


It wasn’t clear if Rep. Kent Williams was spilling the beans on something he knew or whether he was speculating, but he introduced himself at an East Tennessee business roundtable this week by saying he would pick up Unicoi County as part of his district next year. That would be, of course, if Williams wins […]

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The governor’s teacher tenure overhaul nears final passage. But tempers are rising as other more controversial bills that seek to roll back union influence make their way through the legislative process.

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