Andy Berke picks up papers to run for Chattanooga mayor-Nooga

Past obstacles, attacks no match for Rep. Scott DesJarlais-Nooga

Sen. Bob Corker calls for quick action on fiscal issues, offers few specifics on his own plan-Nooga

Sen. Lamar Alexander to participate in hearing regarding fungal meningitis outbreak-Nooga


GOP chairman Chris Devaney will seek another term-Nooga

Hamilton County voters cast fewer ballots than in 2008-Times Free Press

Gov. Bill Haslam studying health exchange in wake of election-Nashville Business Journal

Tennessee to decide on health exchanges next week-Tennessean

Congress gets to work on plan for budget mess-Commercial Appeal

Pressure rises on fiscal crisis-Wall Street Journal

CBO lays out fiscal cliff costs-The Hill

Barack Obama to speak on fiscal cliff-The Hill

How will GOP solve fiscal cliff riddle?-Politico

John Boehner “confident” GOP, Obama can reach deal on immigration reform-The Hill

Behind Boehner’s new tone-Politico

Obama meets with senior advisers as victory gives way to second-term challenges-Washington Post

Republican Party begins election review to find out what went wrong-Washington Post

Iran fired on U.S. drone before vote-Wall Street Journal

Mexico says marijuana legalization in U.S. could change anti-drug strategies-Washington Post

East Ridge says no to goat-Times Free Press