Phil Williams strikes again!
How billionaire Tommie Frist takes advantage of a tax break meant to help hard-working Tennessee farmers. ... Corker visits
Israel, West Bank settlements and Gaza. ... Time
magazine on the revolt of Phil Bredesen
and the governors over possible expansion of Medicaid. ... The pace of layoffs
in Tennessee appears to have slowed -- at least temporarily. ... Knox DA Randy Nichols
says he won't run again. ... Herenton insists
he'll quit as mayor at the end of the month. ... In Clarksville, DA John Carney
has been unaccounted for to the public for five weeks. His family says he's recovering from "health-related issues." ... Fundraising totals
for members of Congress. ... Marsha Blackburn
argues against another economic stimulus:
Another stimulus at this time would add an additional $1 trillion in debt, a move that would surely destroy our international bond rating and turn what is now a downward spiral into an all-out crash. We cannot afford it, nor is it a good idea.