HOPE scholarship bill for pregnant students advances

By Updated: February 25, 2020 10:36 AM CT | Published: February 25, 2020 4:05 AM CT

State Rep. London Lamar is gaining momentum to pass legislation enabling students who become pregnant to keep their HOPE Scholarship funds.


London Lamar Raumesh Abkari HOPE scholarships House bill 379
Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.

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