Key House leaders pushed ‘kill list’ on legislative targets

By Updated: May 24, 2019 7:59 AM CT | Published: May 23, 2019 3:11 PM CT

An East Tennessee lawmaker seeking the House Speaker’s post pushed legislative “kill lists” on committee chairmen – emanating from the Speaker’s Office – in an attempt to control which bills passed and failed in the 2019 session.


David Hawk Glen Casada Jeremy Faison Mark White 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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