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Stories with person: Ron Ramsey
  • 108th General Assembly adjourns for the year 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 5:20 pm
  • NASHVILLE, Tennessee - State lawmakers concluded a session Thursday in which they approved measures to allow folks to buy wine in grocery stores, fight methamphetamine production and give high school graduates free tuition at community colleges.

  • Board: Higher Education budget in limbo 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 7:12 pm
  • NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Members of the Tennessee Board of Regents said Friday that they don't know how much money the state's universities and community colleges are going to receive in the budget because of a shortfall in tax collections.

  • Ramsey: Pay raises, higher ed funding face cuts 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 5:22 pm
  • NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey says worse-than-expected revenue collections could force Tennessee to cancel planned pay raises for state employees and reduce planned investments in higher education.