Governor won’t call special session unless Legislature makes request

By Updated: May 25, 2019 4:00 AM CT | Published: May 24, 2019 2:59 PM CT

Gov. Bill Lee expects House Speaker Glen Casada to honor his plan to step down and won’t call for a special session unless lawmakers seek one.


Bill Lee David Byrd Glen Casada
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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