Posted: 02/28/2007 - Former Vice President Al Gore says the rapid expansion of information flow on the internet could ultimately change the future of campaign finance.
Posted: 02/22/2007 - Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential frontrunner, is discovering the drawbacks of leading the pack. Two of her presidential rivals criticized the New York senator hours after a Hollywood mogul launched a blistering attack on her and her husband.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - A review of legislative travel records shows indicted former Senator Kathryn Bowers went on more out-of-state trips than any other Tennessee lawmaker last year.
Posted: 01/24/2007 - Don't look for "John Kerry for President" bumper stickers next year.
Posted: 01/24/2007 - Changes to financial disclosure forms have state lawmakers revealing more about their sources of income.
Updated: 01/17/2007 - The House overwhelmingly approved a bill Wednesday that would cut the interest rate on many student loans in half.
Posted: 01/16/2007 - Legislation intended to boost election turnouts would allow some 17-year-old voters to cast ballots in party primaries and expand the early voting period.
Posted: 01/12/2007 - Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack is stepping down as chairman of the centrist Democratic Leadership Council and expects to be replaced by former US Senate candidate Harold Ford Junior of Memphis.
Posted: 01/11/2007 - We don't know who it'll be, but the Democratic nominee for President in 2008 will go forth from the Mile High City.
Updated: 01/11/2007 - From the Volunteer TV Newsroom: The House has approved a bill boosting federal support of embryonic stem cell research. We'll have more on VolunteerTV.com as it becomes available.
Posted: 01/09/2007 - Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander has asked President Bush to include in his budget money to replace the Tennessee National Guard's gear.
Posted: 01/09/2007 - The State Safety Department will absorb the Homeland Security Department. That's one of the cabinet changes Governor Bredesen is putting into action.
Posted: 01/04/2007 - The first Muslim elected to Congress has taken his ceremonial oath of office on a Quran that was owned by Thomas Jefferson.
Posted: 01/04/2007 - As Congress convenes Thursday, new North Carolina Congressman Heath Shuler says he's having trouble making the transition of power between his staff and the man he unseated.
Posted: 01/04/2007 - State Senate Democrats Thursday afternoon voted for John Wilder to be their candidate for speaker of the General Assembly's upper chamber.
Updated: 01/04/2007 - According to the Mayo Clinic, former President Bush has had surgery today to replace his right hip.
Posted: 01/03/2007 - Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander says he and Delaware Senator Tom Carper plan to reintroduce a bill that would mandate less air pollution.
Posted: 12/12/2006 - Senator-elect Bob Corker has created a committee to handle fundraising for a 2012 re-election campaign.
Posted: 12/11/2006 - Did Congressman Harold Ford Junior tell elementary school students he'll probably run for US Senate again in two years? Ford won't confirm or deny saying it.
Posted: 11/15/2006 - Trent Lott is returning to the Senate leadership.
Posted: 11/13/2006 - Democrat Harold Ford Junior became a national political celebrity when he ran for the US Senate.
Posted: 11/10/2006 - A candidate has won election to a North Carolina county board, despite being dead for a month.