Republicans gain supermajorities in Tennessee-Nooga

GOP gains supermajority in Tennessee Legislature-Times Free Press

State GOP leaders look ahead, now that they have complete power-News Sentinel

Tennessee: A red state grows redder-Tennessean


The economy ranks high with Chattanooga voters-Times Free Press

Governor favors state-run exchange, expects political push-back-WPLN

State budget hearings continue in Nashville-AP

Education commissioner says federal funds unused-AP

Hamilton County briefed on “threatened or pending” litigation-Times Free Press

Back to work, Barack Obama is greeted with looming crisis-NY Times

Focus shifts to “fiscal cliff”-Wall Street Journal

John Boehner:“We’re ready to be led” on taxesPolitico

Boehner pivots on taxes after Obama’s re-election-The Hill

After Obama’s re-election, overtures from Republicans on debt negotiations-Washington Post

Obama victory paves way to continue Fed policies-Wall Street Journal

Demographic shift brings new worry for RepublicansNY Times

How race slipped away for Mitt Romney-Wall Street Journal

Little to show for cash flood by big donors-NY Times