Gov. Bill Lee gives his first State of the State address before a joint session of the Tennessee General Assembly Nashville Tennessean
With Gov. Bill Lee’s controversial education savings account legislation set to be taken up in a key House committee Wednesday, several members are being lobbied by the administration, the House speaker and interest groups for their support.
In a potential sign of how close a vote may be, Lee administration officials and House Speaker Glen Casada have spent several days making appeals to members on the House Education Committee, according to lawmakers.
On Tuesday afternoon, several lawmakers on the 23-member committee entered Casada’s office to discuss the legislation, which supporters