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Rep. Fleischmann Votes For Fiscally Responsible Budget

WASHINGTON− This evening, the House of Representatives passed the FY2016 Budget Resolution. After the vote, Rep. Chuck Fleischmann released the following statement. “With today’s passage of the FY2016 Budget Resolution, we are rebuilding a fiscally responsible nation. Compared to the President’s budget plan which raises taxes by $2.1 trillion and …

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Corker Statement on FHFA Inspector General Report

Senator Says Congressional Inaction on Housing Finance Reform would be “Completely Irresponsible” WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), a member of the Senate Banking Committee, today released the following statement on a Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) report titled, “The Continued Profitability of Fannie …

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Here we go again! More snow in the forecast!

Winter Storm Watch URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN 358 PM EST TUE FEB 24 2015 ...ANOTHER ROUND OF MODERATE SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED FROM LATE WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY... .A WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY PRODUCING SNOW OVER THE TENNESSEE …

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VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA TO INVEST $10 MILLION IN ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING INFRASTRUCTURE BY 2016

Washington, D.C., February 10, 2015 – Jörg Sommer, vice president, product marketing and strategy, Volkswagen of America, today presented Volkswagen’s holistic approach to e-mobility surrounding the launch of the zero-tailpipe emissions 2015 e-Golf, including a $10 million commitment to support electric vehicle infrastructure by 2016. During a presentation delivered at …

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Partners Join Statewide to Remind Tennesseans to Avoid Destructive Decisions This Super Bowl Weekend

Tennessee – Super Bowl weekend is an exciting time for people to come together and celebrate. As those celebrations take place, partners across the state are reminding Tennesseans to plan ahead and designate sober drivers. The Tennessee Department of Transportation, the Governor’s Highway Safety Office, the Franklin Police Department and …

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