Local officials voice priorities to state delegation-Nooga

Commission presented with first plans for new East Brainerd Elementary-Nooga

Andraé McGary opts to seek second City Council term-Nooga

Tennessee lawmakers, voters at odds, poll shows-Times Free Press


Hamilton County school officials on alert after postgame shootings-Times Free Press

Sen. Lamar Alexander says Dems’ bid to change filibuster rules would spell disaster-Tennessean

Sources: No movement in President Barack Obama, Speaker John Boehner cliff talks-Politico

Obama, Boehner meet on fiscal cliff, but no deal is reached-Washington Post

Obama, Boehner closer to cliff’s edge-The Hill

Wealthy Americans gird for their own cliff-Wall Street Journal

Susan Rice withdraws as candidate for secretary of state-Washington Post

Obama has “bigger fish to fry” than pot smokers-The Hill

Petition asks White House to build Death Star-Politico