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Tennessee governor signs campaign finance and ethics bill

May. 28, 2022 13:23 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has signed off on a new campaign finance and ethics face-lift, bucking objections from some of the state's most influential advocacy groups who opposed the measure. “I think that transparency is a good idea," Lee told reporters...

2022 Tennessee lawmaking session: What passed and failed

Apr. 29, 2022 14:12 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee lawmakers cut taxes, helped subsidize a new stadium for the Tennessee Titans, added a new level of scrutiny for school library content and imposed tougher restrictions on transgender athletes in a busy 2022 legislative session that wrapped up for the year...

Santa Fe's transparency regulations withstand final appeal

Apr. 18, 2022 15:46 PM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge to Santa Fe campaign disclosure requirements stemming from a failed city ballot initiative in 2017 to tax sugary beverages. The 10th District Court of Appeals in Denver last year rejected the...