72% of Tennesseans think the state is not transparent with economic incentives to corporations

Just how transparent is the state of Tennessee with its economic development programs? In the eyes of Tennesseans, not very. A new poll by icitizen and The Beacon Center of Continue Reading

Knox County judge refuses to lift his seal on court records in UT case

Knox County Criminal Court Judge Bob McGee refused this week a request by the Knoxville News Sentinel to lift the seal on court records entered in the case of former University Continue Reading

Haslam staff used private email accounts for state business

While the U.S. State Department’s inspector general on Wednesday released a blistering analysis of Hillary Clinton’s use of private email, back in Tennessee reporter Phil Williams of NewsChannel 5 reported Continue Reading

Performance evaluation of UT-M chancellor off limits to public under new law

The Jackson Sun hit a public records roadblock in its ongoing probe into the accreditation problems at the University of Tennessee at Martin. Here’s the short story: Tom Rakes resigned Continue Reading