Tennessee Republicans form working group to reject federal education funds

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 25, 2023 6:59 PM CT | Published: September 25, 2023 3:56 PM CT

House Speaker Cameron Sexton first expressed interest in rejecting $1.8 billion in annual federal education funding during the regular legislative session earlier this year.

Ian Round

Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter based in Nashville. He came to Tennessee from Maryland, where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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