Lee ordered Economic Development to pursue Chinese investment in electric cars

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 17, 2020 5:34 PM CT | Published: September 17, 2020 5:16 PM CT

Gov. Bill Lee ordered the Economic and Community Development Department to go after private Chinese investment, especially in the electric car sector, the state’s commissioner said.


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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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