The Restaurant Revitalization Fund was meant to provide pandemic relief. But a series of lawsuits has halted the program, accusing it of being unfair because it prioritizes businesses owned by women and people of color.
The ACLU is challenging a new Tennessee law that advocates say will endanger the transgender community.
The meeting comes on the heels of reports that one child went missing and another may have experienced abuse at a migrant facility in Chattanooga for 12- to 17 year-olds.
A new survey from Vanderbilt University shows that Tennesseans have strong differences in their beliefs on racial inequality. While 90% of Democrats believe that the legacy of slavery still affects Black people, only 29% of Republicans agree.
WPLN’s Ambriehl Crutchfield sat down with the council’s budget and finance chair, Kyontzè Toombs, to discuss her priorities for city spending, including police, and why she tries to avoid playing politics.
Some Tennessee educators say new measures will prevent them from doing their job — protecting students.
Tennessee’s latest anti-trans law will expand beyond public schools and into public spaces.
The court will be hearing arguments over whether states have to guarantee access to abortion until the second trimester. Tennessee has been among the states arguing that’s too late.
They say they’re more than willing to work. But at this stage of the pandemic, it’s complicated to find jobs that fit.
Gov. Bill Lee is opting Tennessee out of federal pandemic unemployment relief that’s been boosting unemployment checks by $300 a week. The extra money will no longer be available starting July 3.