City Council authorizes creation of wastewater authority-Nooga

State Rep. Eric Watson’s bill permitting guns in classrooms gains NRA support-Nooga

Sen. Bob Corker questions Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Benghazi hearing-Nooga

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann supports, Rep. Scott DesJarlais opposes debt ceiling increase-Nooga


Police document Chattanooga’s first sex trafficking case-Times Free Press

Cooper’s No Budget, No Pay Act taken up, altered by GOP-WPLN

Commissioner Kevin Huffman: Tennessee focused on becoming “most improved” in student achievement-TN Report

Roy Herron-led nonprofit does little since receiving $900K state grant in 2008-Nashville City Paper

Clinton hits back at critics on Libya-Wall Street Journal

Clinton shows emotion and flashes of anger in Benghazi testimony-The Hill

House vote sidesteps an ultimatum on debt-NY Times

House passes debt ceiling bill-Politico

Next up: Sequester, budget resolution-Politico

Speaker John Boehner, Rep. Paul Ryan gamble on pledge to balance the budget in 10 years-The Hill

Boehner: Barack Obama wants to “annihilate” GOP-Politico

Bipartisan filibuster deal is taking shape in the Senate-NY Times

Gun control proposals could split Obama, Harry Reid-Washington Post

Combat ban for women to end-Wall Street Journal