Posts Tagged ‘Bill Haslam’

Haslam’s free tuition proposal advancing in House

(AP) — Gov. Bill Haslam’s proposal to create a community college program for all high school graduates is a step closer to a full House vote. The “Tennessee Promise” legislation advanced out of the House Education Committee on a voice vote. The proposal would cover a full ride at two-year schools for any high school […]

Bristol Speedway Needs Help

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and the owner of Bristol Motor Speedway discussed potential state assistance for the NASCAR venue, two days after plans were announced to renovate the struggling track. Haslam and Bruton Smith, the North Carolina-based owner of Speedway Motorsports Inc., met in Nashville to hold “preliminary discussions” about potential aid. Speedway Motorsports plans […]

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