House Republican whip resigns leadership post amid inner struggle

By Published: September 05, 2019 4:00 AM CT

A leader in the House Republican Caucus has resigned his post as whip following a “family disagreement” within the group over his use of an anonymous Twitter feed to criticize members this year.


Jeremy Faison Jim Coley Kevin Vaughan Rick Tillis
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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