Haslam Delivers State of the State Address Tonight

Governor Bill Haslam will deliver his State of the State Address this evening before the General Assembly in Nashville, and is expected to unveil a $30 billion budget proposal that will include details about a new school voucher program and funding for state building projects, including new construction on college and university campuses. Tomorrow, the governor hits the road to build support for the initiatives with stops scheduled in Franklin, Memphis, Chattanooga and Blountville. Get a preview of the speech in The Commercial Appeal. At 6 p.m. Central, watch the speech live online.