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General Assembly committee leadership short on diversity

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: June 15, 2021 1:07 PM CT | Published: June 14, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Since Bill Haslam was elected governor in 2010, Republicans have held control of Tennessee’s state government, with the party controlling the trifecta of the House, Senate and governor’s office. No Black politician has chaired a full, standing committee since then.

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