Banning campaign donations to legislators’ businesses would hurt at least one Memphis lawmaker

By Published: July 10, 2019 4:00 AM CT

An East Tennessee legislator bothered by reports lawmakers are directing campaign funds to their personal businesses is prepared to sponsor a bill to stop the practice, a move that would affect at least one Memphis lawmaker.


Antonio Parkinson Jeremy Faison Jon Lundberg Matthew Hill
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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