Tennessee Governor Pushes $25B Budget With $358M of Bonds
- Throwing People Off the Rolls. // Progressive;Oct2005, Vol. 69 Issue 10, p17
The article presents information related to Tennessee's insurance program TennCare. For more than seventy-five days this summer, disability rights advocates and other supporters of TennCare, the state's insurance program, held a sit-in at Nashville, Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen's office....
- Raters Shrug Off Tennessee Plans to Target Rainy-Day Fund. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;3/5/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31586, p4
Reports on the warning given by Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen that the state's rainy-day fund will have to be depleted to help do away with a $500 million budget shortfall. Observations made by an analyst at Moody's Investors Service Inc. on state's economic conditions; Tax package passed by...
- TENNESSEE. // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Sep2007, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p25
The article focuses on opposition against the decision by Tennessee governor Phil Bredesen to give salary hikes to the state's top-level officials. Some critics said that the raises should have been done over time and not all at one, while others claim that some officials did not deserve the...
- Tennessee Governor Delays Budget for Stimulus. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;2/11/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33060, p4
The article reports on the announcement of Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen that he would delay submitting his budget until Congress passes an economic stimulus bill. The governor planned on making $900 million of cuts to his budget proposal, but delayed presenting it because he believed the...
- Education 'Vital' in Bredesen Budget. Sack, Joetta // Education Week;4/2/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 29, p29
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- Walking for Children. Johnston, Robert C. // Education Week;9/22/2004, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p28
This article reports that Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen and first lady Andrea Conte joined more than 120 walkers on Septeber 8, 2004 to launch the first leg of a statewide journey to raise awareness and money for Tennessee's child-advocacy centers.
- TENNESSEE. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;7/1/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33343, p9
The article reports that Governor Phil Bredesen of Tennessee has signed into law a 29.9 billion state budget for fiscal 2011.
- TENNESSEE. Aarons, Dakarai I. // Education Week;2/25/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 22, p21
The article discusses a state of the state address that was given by Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen on February 9, 2009. Bredesen discussed the reform of the states funding formula in 2007 and how it allowed teachers' salaries to increase. It is expected that a state budget will be prepared by...
- Let's do shots! Clarke, Kevin // U.S. Catholic;Aug2010, Vol. 75 Issue 8, p39
The author discusses a debate over the right to bear arms in the U.S., particularly a bill in Tennessee vetoed by Governor Phil Bredesen that would have allowed gun permit holders to carry firearms into establishments that serve alcoholic beverages. The author questions Tennessee legislators'...