TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on Jan 12, 2016

Rep. Jeremy Durham, R-Franklin, will keep his position as Majority Whip after House Republican caucus members did not cast enough votes today to reconsider his leadership role. The Tennessean reports a vote was required to suspend the rules in order to discuss the issues surrounding Durham. During a press conference following the meeting, Durham said “he fought to keep his position in order take a stand against the ‘liberal media.'"