Ramsey, Harwell Support Chamber’s Policy Agenda

The Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry today received positive feedback and support from House Speaker Beth Harwell and Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey when it unveiled its legislative priorities to a group of state lawmakers. The state business group’s policy agenda for this session puts a premium on continued Common Core implementation as well as aligning higher education programs with business needs, noting that the lack of qualified and skilled workers is the biggest concern among businesses in the state. The Nashville Business Journal has more.