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What is Yes on 2?
- It protects the right of Tennesseans to vote to keep or fire the judges at the end of their respective terms.
- It adds a new layer of accountability by having our elected representatives in the Legislature confirm or reject the Governor’s appointees.
- It helps keep the influence of special interest money away from our judges and out of our state.
The Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation hosted an agricultural forum for the two U.S. Senate nominees, Sen. Lamar Alexander and Democratic challenger Gordon Ball, at the Hyder-Burks Pavilion on the Tennessee Tech University campus. Tennessee Farm Bureau volunteer leaders from across the state were in attendance as the candidates answered questions on issues concerning agriculture, the economy, labor and the environment.
October is Cooperative Month in Tennessee, and proclamation signed by Gov. Bill Haslam deeming it as such heaps high praise on the approximately 200 member-owned organizations that employ more than 6,000 individuals, impact our state’s economy by more than $1 billion, and provide a wide array of products and services to member-owners.