Tennessee - Coronavirus Press Clips Archive

Tennessee lawmakers convene for special session

Associated Press – 8/10/2020

TN education commissioner at Dickson schools, first week amid COVID

The Tennessean - 8/10/2020

Appeals court hears arguments over Lees voucher program

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 8/5/2020

Tennessee officials offer $100K teacher program grants

Associated Press – 8/4/2020

Gov. Lee calls special legislative session on COVID-19 bills

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 8/3/2020

July June

Tennessee again extends COVID-19 state of emergency
Associated Press – 6/29/2020

University of Tennessee approves guidelines for fall

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 6/26/2020

Tennessee governments will return to in-person meetings

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 6/23/2020

Tennessee community colleges keep tuition flat

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 6/19/2020

Legislature passes budget, adjourns for year

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 6/19/2020

In early morning adjournment, the Tennessee legislature passes budget, completes business for the year

Tennessean – 6/19/2020

House passes budget with teacher bonuses; Senate negotiations next

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 6/17/2020

Tennessee House passes budget with reduced funding after tense debate

The Center Square – 6/17/2020

Tennessee lawmakers clash over budget details

Associated Press – 6/16/2020

House calls for $100M sales tax holiday

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 6/16/2020

Senate-approved budget provides $200 million to local governments to use at their discretion

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 6/11/2020

Shutdown yields $106M drop in tax collections

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 6/8/2020

TennCare postpartum insurance expansion cut from new budget

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 6/5/2020

Lees latest budget cuts raises to state employees, offers buyouts

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 6/4/2020

Tennessee Supreme Court declines to hear school voucher appeal

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 6/4/2020

Tennessee gov proposes $284M more in budget cuts next year

Associated Press – 6/4/2020

$200M program to reimburse COVID-19 costs for states small businesses

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 6/2/2020

May April March

Tennessee Counties Must Wait 91 Days for Coronavirus Aid

Governing – 3/31/2020

Friday coronavirus updates: TN to get up to $3 billion

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 3/27/2020

What does COVID-19 mean for education in Tennessee?

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/26/2020

11K COVID-19 tests have been conducted in Tennessee

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 3/25/2020

Gov. Lee calls for schools to close until April 24

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/24/2020

No set plan for TN to cover COVID-19 expenses for uninsured

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/23/2020

Legislature temporarily recesses after 14-hour day filled rarities amid coronavirus pandemic

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/20/2020

Tennessee lawmakers pass budget, recess amid virus outbreak

Associated Press – 3/20/2020

Coronavirus: Governor makes moves on drivers license, regulations

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/19/2020

Coronavirus crisis: Low-interest loans on the way for small businesses

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/19/2020

Amid coronavirus crisis, Gov. Lees controversial voucher program set for fall

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 3/19/2020

Lee calls for $150M coronavirus healthcare fund, massive rainy day increase

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/18/2020

Gov. Lee scales back Tennessee spending amid virus outbreak

Associated Press – 3/18/2020

Coronavirus news in Tennessee: Gov. Lee to boost economic aid

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/18/2020

Tennessee looks to boost economic aid for those who lose jobs due to coronavirus

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 3/17/2020

ACT postponed for SCS, district supports TNReady suspension

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 3/17/2020

Capitol updates: Lawmakers to return June 1 after recess

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/17/2020

Tennessee lawmakers eye quick finish amid virus restrictions

Associated Press – 3/17/2020

Tennessee governor asks all schools to close by Friday

Associated Press – 3/16/2020

Capitol updates: How coronavirus is affecting legislature

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 3/16/2020

Gov. Lee speeding up state budget preparation

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 3/12/2020

Tennessee governor declares emergency over coronavirus

Associated Press – 3/12/2020

Tennessee prepares as coronavirus impact widens

Knoxville News-Sentinel - 3/10/2020

Gov. Lee says no current need to close schools, offices for COVID-19

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 3/10/2020

Tennessee lawmakers press ahead with business, have not yet addressed coronavirus

Memphis Commercial Appeal - 3/10/2020