Gov. Bill Haslam

State transportation officials say the state needs to start thinking about how to charge drivers for using state roads, but the governor says there’s no consensus to tackle that issue this year. While the state transportation department says the issue is squarely on the administration’s radar, Gov. Bill Haslam says the topic won’t be among […]

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Tennessee lawmakers are split, though not cleanly on partisan lines, on a plan to validate the state’s method of appointing judges. Gov. Bill Haslam and others want a referendum in 2014.

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Press Release from the State of Tennessee, January 11, 2012: Medical Device Manufacturer to Invest $4.8 Million, Create 40 New Jobs Over Five Years NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty today joined with officials from Shelby County to announce the decision by Launch Medical to expand in […]

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Press Release from Gov. Bill Haslam; Jan. 10, 2012: I hope you all had a relaxing and enjoyable holiday season. While Crissy and I are excited to be back in Nashville and working towards moving Tennessee forward, we really enjoyed spending some time with our kids, family and friends. As you may know, today marks […]

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Press Release from Gov. Bill Haslam, Jan. 5, 2012:  Multi-year action plan resulting from collaboration of 11 state agencies NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced a comprehensive, multi-year action plan designed to improve public safety statewide. The Governor’s Public Safety Subcabinet Working Group, which includes commissioners and representatives from 11 state agencies, submitted […]

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Press Release from the State of Tennessee, Jan. 3, 2012: Company Expects to Create 15 New Jobs Over Three Years NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty today joined with Henry County officials in announcing the decision by Tower Support Services, LLC to locate a manufacturing facility in […]

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Press Release from the State of Tennessee, Dec. 29, 2011: New Jobs Created in Nashville Sales Center NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty and Nashville Mayor Karl Dean along with company officials announced today that ServiceSource® (NASDAQ: SREV), the global leader in service revenue management, is expanding its […]

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Press Release from the State of Tennessee, Dec. 16, 2011: Economic Development Strategy Outlined for Each of the Nine Jobs Base Camps, Announcement of Statewide Director and Northeast Tennessee Regional Director NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty today announced the release of nine regional strategic plans outlining […]

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State of Tennessee News Release; Dec. 21, 2011: Haslam Appoints Page to Court of Criminal Appeals Western Section NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced his appointment of Judge Roger Page to the Court of Criminal Appeals, Western Section. Page currently serves Chester, Henderson and Madison counties as a circuit court judge for Division […]

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Press Release from the State of Tennessee, Dec. 13, 2011: Bob Raines Named Executive Director, Hank Adam Locklin Named Director of Music and Business Development NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty today announced key appointments to the Tennessee Film Entertainment and Music Commission (TFEMC). Bob Raines, who […]

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Press Release from the State of Tennessee, Dec. 13, 2011: $6.3 Million Expansion Investment to Create 35 Jobs, Retain 60 NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty today joined with company officials from Nakatetsu Machining Technologies to announce the company’s decision to expand its Telford facility. The $6.3 […]

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State of Tennessee Press Release; Nov. 30, 2011: Governor and First Lady Haslam begin “Tennessee’s Home for the Holidays” tradition NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and First Lady Crissy Haslam will begin a new holiday tradition Monday, December 5 when they host “Tennessee’s Home for the Holidays,” a free open house event at the […]

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