Lawmakers demand governor-elect avoid conflicts with Lee Company

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 10, 2018 4:00 AM CT | Published: December 08, 2018 10:52 PM CT
As Gov.-elect Bill Lee works at disentangling himself from the family-founded Lee Company, state lawmakers say he must take steps to avoid even the appearance of conflict with government contracts the company holds.


Bill Lee Dick Williams G.A. Hardaway Jeff Yarbro John Ray Clemmons
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.


Want to comment on our stories or respond to others? Join the conversation by subscribing now. Only paid subscribers can add their thoughts or upvote/downvote comments. Our commenting policy can be viewed here