News Sentinel: State museum meeting should be open to the public

The News Sentinel published an editorial today saying that the “Douglas Henry State Museum Commission is barreling toward a possible violation of the state’s Open Meetings Act.” It urges the Continue Reading

Ashe, officials clash over closing state museum board meeting, News Sentinel reports

Tom Humphrey with the Knoxville News Sentinel reports that Victor Ashe, a former lawmaker and former Knoxville mayor, has clashed with the state museum board on which he sits over Continue Reading

TCOG adds 5 new members to its Board of Directors

The Tennessee Coalition for Open Government, a nonprofit organization that promotes government transparency, has named five new members to its Board of Directors. They are: Victor Ashe, former Knoxville mayor, Continue Reading

Ramsey, Ashe call for more transparency in the Tennessee Attorney General selection

Tennessee’s lieutenant governor and a former mayor of Knoxville have called for more transparency in the Tennessee Supreme Court’s selection of the Attorney General. Bob Cooper currently holds the slot, Continue Reading