• Memphis PD on Claims Tyre Nichols Was Targeted and Former Officers Charged with Murder Were Gang Members: 'There Is No Evidence That Indicates That Either of These Claims Are True'

    Memphis Police Department Public Information Officer Major Karen Rudolph told The Tennessee Star in an emailed statement on Tuesday, "There is no evidence that either of these claims are true," in response to two questions posed to her by The Star. The article Memphis PD on Claims Tyre Nichols Was Targeted and Former Officers Charged with Murder Were Gang Members: ‘There Is No Evidence That Indicates That Either of These Claims Are True’ appeared first on Tennessee Star.

  • Former TN-5 Candidate Baxter Lee Comments on Nashville Mayoral Candidates

    Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed former TN5 GOP candidate Baxter Lee to comment on the Nashville mayoral candidates and recent endorsement by the Fraternal Order of Police of incumbent John Cooper. The article Former TN-5 Candidate Baxter Lee Comments on Nashville Mayoral Candidates appeared first on Tennessee Star.

  • Former TN-5 Candidate Baxter Lee Handicaps Nashville Mayoral Candidates

    Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed former TN5 GOP candidate Baxter Lee to comment on the Nashville mayoral candidates and recent endorsement by the Fraternal Order of Police of incumbent John Cooper. The article Former TN-5 Candidate Baxter Lee Handicaps Nashville Mayoral Candidates appeared first on Tennessee Star.

  • Nashville Mayor John Cooper Announces He Will Not Seek Re-Election

    Democrat Nashville Mayor John Cooper announced he would not seek re-election for a second term. Cooper was first elected mayor in 2019. The article Nashville Mayor John Cooper Announces He Will Not Seek Re-Election appeared first on Tennessee Star.

  • All-Star Panelist Aaron Gulbransen Details 'Drag Queen' Bill Up in Tennessee General Assembly

    Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed the director of Tennessee’s Faith and Freedom Coalition Aaron Gulbransen in studio to discuss the details of HB 009 which will protect kids from drag queen shows. The article All-Star Panelist Aaron Gulbransen Details ‘Drag Queen’ Bill Up in Tennessee General Assembly appeared first on Tennessee Star.

  • Tennessee Faith and Freedom Coalition Director Aaron Gulbransen Continues Fight Against Human Trafficking

    Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed the director of Tennessee’s Faith and Freedom Coalition Aaron Gulbransen in studio to discuss his mission continue the fight against human trafficking and urge TBI for yearly reports. The article Tennessee Faith and Freedom Coalition Director Aaron Gulbransen Continues Fight Against Human Trafficking appeared first on Tennessee Star.

  • Tea Party Patriots Action Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin Discusses Ongoing Biden Classified Document Scandal

    Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Tea Party Patriots Action Honorary Chairman Jenny Beth Martin to the newsmaker line to comment upon the Biden classified documents scandal, a Republican House, and the Tea Party Patriots Action Fund 2023 agenda. The article Tea Party Patriots Action Fund Chairman Jenny Beth Martin Discusses Ongoing Biden Classified Document Scandal appeared first on Tennessee Star.

  • Baxter Lee Handicaps Candidates for Nashville 2024 Mayoral Race

    Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed former TN5 GOP candidate Baxter Lee in studio to handicap the mayoral candidates for Nashville's Davidson County. The article Baxter Lee Handicaps Candidates for Nashville 2024 Mayoral Race appeared first on Tennessee Star.

  • Medical Student Calls for Profession to ‘Admit We Were Wrong About COVID’

    A 7th year medical student from Texas is calling upon those who consider themselves to be part of the “scientific community” to “admit we were wrong about COVID,” and acknowledge the policies encouraged regarding the vaccines, masks, school closures, etc., all “cost lives.” In an op-ed published Monday at Newsweek, Kevin Bass, M.S., an M.D./Ph.D. student, admitted he “staunchly supported the efforts of the public health authorities when it came to COVID-19.” The article Medical Student Calls for...

  • President Joe Biden Appoints Vanderbilt Professor to National Science Board

    President Joe Biden recently appointed Keivan Stassun, Vanderbilt University’s Stevenson Professor of Physics and Astronomy and director of the Frist Center for Autism and Innovation, to serve on the National Science Board (NSB). The article President Joe Biden Appoints Vanderbilt Professor to National Science Board appeared first on Tennessee Star.

  • Fed Likely to Raise Interest Rates, But at a Less Aggressive Rate

    The Federal Reserve is likely to further slow its historically aggressive pace of interest rate hikes at its Wednesday meeting as inflation cools, but consumers will still feel the pinch of higher interest rates, according to economists who spoke with the Daily Caller News Foundation. The Fed is likely to hike interest rate hikes by just 0.25 percentage points after its Wednesday meeting, setting the range for its target federal-funds rate to between 4.5% and 4.75%, due to slowing inflation, The...

  • Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Appoints State's First 'Border Czar'

    Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott appointed his state’s first “border czar,” during a news conference in San Benito, Texas, Monday. Abbott chose Mike Banks for the role, which solely entails combatting the destruction he says the federal government has caused. President Joe Biden has overseen record surges in illegal migration at the southern border, with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) recording more than 2.3 million migrant encounters in fiscal year 2022. The article Texas Gov. Greg...