TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jul 23, 2015

Republicans may control state government, but that does not mean they are on the same page, writes Sam Stockard in the Memphis Daily News. Whether it is disagreements over making the Bible the state book, Common Core education standards or Insure Tennessee, GOP lawmakers found themselves fighting against each other during the past legislative session. Now, one Republican lawmaker has called for Gov. Bill Haslam’s impeachment for following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on same-sex marriage. In this column, Stockard provides his view of what the future looks like for the majority party.