Seat on Appropriations Committee could boost Rep. Chuck Fleischmann’s profile-Nooga

STEM students visit BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee-Nooga

Gov. Bill Haslam expects voucher bill legislation-Commercial Appeal

With deadline looming, Haslam weighs state’s role in Obamacare-Nashville City Paper


Hamilton County’s legislative delegation split over Chattanooga Whiskey distillery-Times Free Press

Rep. Scott DesJarlais faces tough task to fix reputation-Tennessean

For triumphant GOP, the less said on DesJarlais, the better-WPLN

Sen. Lamar Alexander to seek third term-News Sentinel

Alexander flexes muscles ahead of 2014-Politico

Sen. Bob Corker doesn’t think Barack Obama will pick Susan Rice for secretary of state-The Hill

An iPad for every student in Hamilton County schools?-Times Free Press

House Republicans will meet with governors on fiscal cliff-Politico

Fiscal cliff talks at a stalemate-Wall Street Journal

Fiscal cliff talks at a stalemate over tax hike-Washington Post