Shelby County Republicans say Casada should leave before Aug. 2 as some angle for earlier special session

By Updated: June 05, 2019 4:25 PM CT | Published: June 05, 2019 1:28 PM CT

Shelby County House Republicans say Speaker Glen Casada is wearing out his welcome with an Aug. 2 resignation date, with two contending he should step down immediately as caucus leaders push for an earlier time frame for a special session to replace him.


Glen Casada Jim Coley Karen Camper Kevin Vaughan Mark White
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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