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Bill Haslam's Public Statements

Full Name: William 'Bill' Edward Haslam
Office: Governor (TN), Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Crissy; 3 Children: Annie, Leigh, Will
Birth Date: 08/23/1958
Birth Place: Knoxville, TN
Home City: Knoxville, TN
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Issue Position: Jobs & Economic Development
Issue Position: Agriculture & Conservation
Issue Position: Protecting Our Second Amendment Rights
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Education & Workforce Development
Issue Position: Bill's Values Are Tennessee's Values
Issue Position: Illegal Immigration
Issue Position: Keeping Taxes Low
Issue Position: Conservative Fiscal Leadership
Issue Position: Crime & Public Safety
July 17, 2014 Haslam Announces Grants For Waynesboro and Wayne County
July 14, 2014 Governor Haslam Announces Volkswagen Group of America to Expand Chattanooga Manufacturing Operations, Produce New Midsize SUV Line
July 10, 2014 Governor Haslam, Commissioner Hagerty Announce ABC Group Inc. to Expand Gallatin Operations
July 8, 2014 Haslam Announces Transportation Grant for Dunlap
July 8, 2014 Haslam Announces Transportation Grants for Grundy County
June 26, 2014 Governor Haslam, Commissioner Hagerty Announce ForceX to Expand Tennessee Operations in Davidson County
June 24, 2014 Haslam Announces Transportation Grant for Springfield
June 3, 2014 Governor, Commissioners Announce Strategic Plan To Tackle Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic
May 21, 2014 Haslam Taps Mike Krause To Lead Drive to 55, Tennessee Promise
May 20, 2014 Haslam Announces SBA Disaster Declaration for Middle Tennessee
May 13, 2014 Haslam Signs 'Tennessee Promise' Into Law
April 29, 2014 Governor Haslam, Commissioner Hagerty Announce Heritage Glass to Begin New Manufacturing Operations in Sullivan County
April 25, 2014 Haslam Recognizes Month of the Military Child
March 26, 2014 More Than $15.1 Million in Water and Wastewater Construction Loans Awarded
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts
Feb. 3, 2014 2014 Tennessee State of the State
Feb. 3, 2014 Haslam Unveils Visionary 'Tennessee Promise'
Jan. 16, 2014 Haslam Introduces Anti-Meth Production Legislation
Jan. 14, 2014 Tennessee Named "2013 State Of The Year" For Economic Development
Dec. 5, 2013 "Tennessee Season to Remember" Honors Homicide Victims
Nov. 14, 2013 Haslam Announces Veterans Education Task Force
Nov. 13, 2013 Haslam and TDEC Announce Next Clean Tennessee Energy Grant Cycle
Nov. 7, 2013 Tennessee Students The Fastest Improving In The Nation
Oct. 29, 2013 Haslam Announces School Leadership Academy Program
Oct. 15, 2013 Haslam Announces Agreement To Open Great Smoky Mountains
Oct. 3, 2013 Haslam Announces Commitment To Increase Teacher Pay
Sept. 23, 2013 Governor Haslam Announces Community Development Block Grant for Town of Dover
Sept. 4, 2013 Haslam Shifts 'Drive to 55' Initiative Into High Gear
Aug. 26, 2013 Haslam Announces SBA Disaster Declaration for Middle TN
Aug. 22, 2013 Haslam Requests SBA Assistance for Disaster Recovery
Aug. 19, 2013 Tennessee Announces Top Schools for Achievement, Growth in 2012-2013
Aug. 6, 2013 Haslam Launches Statewide "Healthier Tennessee" Initiative
July 15, 2013 Tennessee Children's Cabinet Launches Statewide School Readiness Model and kidcentraltn.com
July 11, 2013 Haslam Signs TSAC Bill Establishing Need-Based Grants
June 26, 2013 Legislation Changes the Definition of "Criminal Gang Offense"
May 28, 2013 Haslam Signs Hall Income Tax Reduction in Crossville
May 21, 2013 Haslam Signs "Lynn's Law" in Caryville
May 20, 2013 Haslam Signs Food Tax Reduction Bill at Monroe County Grocery
May 13, 2013 Haslam Releases Statement on HB 1191/SB 1248
May 7, 2013 Haslam Signs Workers Compensation Reform Bill In Clarksville
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