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    Learn more about Governor Haslam’s challenge to Tennessee.

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  • Excellence in Service Awards

    Governor Haslam honors 22 state employees for outstanding service.

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  • 2018 State of the State Address

    Governor Haslam delivered his final State of the State address on January 29.

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  • TN Together

    Tennessee’s comprehensive plan and set of resources to end the opioid crisis.

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    • Haslam, Smith Announce FedEx To Make Major Capital Investment in the Corporation's Memphis Hub

      Wednesday, March 14, 2018 | 10:17am

      MEMPHIS – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today joined FedEx Corp. Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith to announce the company is making a capital investment of more than $1 billion to modernize its Memphis hub and improve operational efficiency and reliability. The Memphis hub project includes construction of a new large sort facility and installation of state-of-the-art sort systems, construction of a bulk truck load building, and a new area to improve handling of the oversized shipments that have increased with the growth in e-commerce. Following plan approval, construction is expected to begin in 2019 and be completed by 2025.

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    • Tennessee Starts 2018 With Continued Low Unemployment

      Thursday, March 08, 2018 | 01:47pm

      NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips today announced that unemployment across Tennessee remained low at the start of 2018. Data released today revealed the preliminary statewide unemployment rate for January 2018 was 3.3 percent, which matched the revised rate for December 2017. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in January was 1.2 percent lower than the rate for the same month one year ago and has remained 3.3 percent.

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    • Haslam Forms Working Group To Review School Safety, Make Immediate Safety Recommendations To Enhance Security

      Monday, March 05, 2018 | 02:00pm

      NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced he has formed a working group of leaders from the executive branch, General Assembly, safety, education and mental health to immediately begin reviewing school safety in Tennessee and provide recommendations to enhance the security of school children. While all schools in Tennessee currently have safety plans in place, the Governor’s School Safety Working Group will convene this week to review the policies, procedures and process of developing and implementing those plans, as well as other school safety measures, including communication and collaboration among law enforcement, educators and mental health professionals.

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    • Capitol to Classroom visit

      March 19, 2018
      9:30 am EDT

      Lenoir City Elementary School, 203 Kelley Lane, Lenoir City, TN, MEDIA – Open, avail

    • Knoxville Chamber Governor's Luncheon

      March 19, 2018
      12:00 pm EDT

      Convention Center, Ballrooms DEFG & Rotunda, 701 Henley St, Knoxville, TN, MEDIA – Open, avail *The avail will take place prior to the event outside of the Rotunda at approximately 11:30.

    • Volkswagen of America announces new project

      March 19, 2018
      2:30 pm EDT

      VW Chattanooga Factory, Conference Center, 8001 Volkswagen Dr., Chattanooga, TN, MEDIA – Open, avail

    • The Carolina Forum

      March 19, 2018
      5:30 pm EDT

      University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gerard Hall, 200 E Cameron Ave, Chapel Hill, NC, MEDIA – Open

    • Budget amendment media briefing

      March 20, 2018
      8:15 am CDT

      State Capitol, Executive Conference Room, 600 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN, MEDIA – Open, avail

    • School leadership announcement

      March 20, 2018
      1:30 pm CDT

      State Capitol, Old Supreme Court Chamber, 600 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN, MEDIA – Open, avail