Warren Mackey extends invitation for commission to meet with school board-Nooga

PEF receives $117K grant for leadership development-Nooga

Andy Berke criticizes “dismal” scores of for-profit virtual school-Times Free Press

Rabbi begs off his turn to pray at Hamilton County meeting-WATE


Sen. Lamar Alexander warns Tennessee GOP to keep an open door-Tennessean

Tennessee Republicans leave convention with momentum, optimism-News Sentinel

Mitt Romney promises to “restore” U.S.-Wall Street Journal

Gov. Bill Haslam’s dispatches from Tampa-TN Report

Emotional ties to Barack Obama may be central to election-NY Times

At convention, lines blur for party, super PACs-NY Times

Race moves to battleground states-Wall Street Journal

Clint Eastwood goes unscripted-Washington Post

RNC 2012: Eight takeaways-Politico