Casada issues apology as legislative pressure mounts

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 08, 2019 4:54 PM CT | Published: May 08, 2019 2:30 PM CT
<strong>The Tennessee House Republican Caucus could be on the verge of taking action dealing with embattled House Speaker Glen Casada as Democrats seek a federal investigation into surveillance at the Cordell Hull Building and Gov. Lee calls for "higher standard."</strong><span>&nbsp;(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)</span>

The Tennessee House Republican Caucus could be on the verge of taking action dealing with embattled House Speaker Glen Casada as Democrats seek a federal investigation into surveillance at the Cordell Hull Building and Gov. Lee calls for "higher standard." (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Embattled House Speaker Glen Casada issues statement as Tennessee House Republican Caucus appears on the verge of taking action against him. Democrats, meanwhile, are seeking a federal investigation into surveillance and Gov. Bill Lee is calling for "higher standard."

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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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