League of Women Voters

La Vergne Mayoral, Alderman Candidates to Appear in Televised Forum

Oct 12, 2018 at 08:00 am by League of Women Voters

La Vergne voters can hear from candidates in local races in two forums on Thursday evening, October 18, at the La Vergne City Hall. Hosted by the League of Women Voters of M.... Read More
Scott Kelly & Twitter trolls

Opinion: The Astronaut, the Statesman, and the Twitter Trolls

Oct 11, 2018 at 10:00 am by clervin

A recent twitter rant and a Final Jeopardy question on the same individual produced some irony I thought would be interesting to share. Astronaut Scott Kelly, on Saturday sha.... Read More
Phil Bredesen and Marsha Blackburn

Opinion: Why are Democrats so stupid?

Oct 07, 2018 at 09:39 am by Jason Bennett

An open letter to Tennessee Democrats. In November 2016, Democrats woke up to a complete nightmare. All of the polling leading up to Nov. 9 suggested a significant Clinton vi.... Read More
Global Commerce

Has the Trade War hit Tennessee's shores?

Oct 03, 2018 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

Tennessee's exporters had a somewhat ho-hum second quarter, according to the latest "Global Commerce" report from MTSU's Business and Economic Research Center. "The state tur.... Read More

Opinion: We’ve been in a trade war for years now. We’ve only just begun to fight back.

Oct 02, 2018 at 10:00 am by clervin

I’m penning this article at this time due to the increasing frequency of reports in the media and commercials decrying a trade war and emotionally pleading for its victi.... Read More
Ken Paulson

Ken Paulson testifies before Congress

Sep 28, 2018 at 11:00 am by Voice Wire

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Dean Ken Paulson of MTSU’s College of Media and Entertainment joined other free speech experts for testimony Wednesday before a Congressional co.... Read More
Affordable Housing

Has the Nashville housing crisis hit Murfreesboro? ThinkTennessee to address housing affordability in public program

Sep 27, 2018 at 10:00 am by League of Women Voters

Murfreesboro has been recently ranked by Money Magazine as the 19th best place to live in the country, but is the Nashville housing crisis spreading to our city and other.... Read More
Jim Free

Carter-administration member Jim Free comes back to MTSU as professor

Sep 26, 2018 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

As a way of giving back to his alma mater, a successful policymaker who served in the Carter White House and later as a government relations professional is returning to MTSU.... Read More
Sidney McPhee and Tre Hargett

Tre Hargett visits MTSU to support student voter registration drive

Sep 25, 2018 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett visited MTSU Friday, Sept. 21, as part of a campaign to increase student voter registration before the Nov. 6 midterm election through.... Read More
Brett Kavanaugh

Opinion: The Kavanaugh Confirmation Circus proves system needs to be changed

Sep 24, 2018 at 09:30 am by clervin

This opinion piece concerns the Brett Kavanaugh nomination to the Supreme Court, but before anyone loses their mind in pre-judgement of me, I’m not attacking accuser Chr.... Read More