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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
Jan. 30, 2012 Tennessee State of the State Address 2012
Jan. 30, 2012 Haslam Asks Tennesseans to "Believe in Better'
Jan. 25, 2012 Haslam, Ramsey, Harwell Announce Judicial Selection Legislation
Dec. 21, 2011 Haslam Announces Formal Review of Teacher Evaluations
Dec. 15, 2011 Haslam Announces Task Force to Examine Opportunity Scholarships
Oct. 26, 2011 Haslam Takes Budget Hearings on the Road
June 16, 2011 Haslam Signs Tennessee Civil Justice Act to Improve Business Climate
June 15, 2011 Haslam Signs Law Lifting Cap On, Opening Enrollment in Charter Schools
June 8, 2011 Haslam Signs Bill Offering Lottery Scholarships for Summer Courses
June 6, 2011 Haslam Signs Comprehensive Anti-Meth Bill into Law
June 3, 2011 More Tennessee Counties Added to Federal Disaster Declaration
May 26, 2011 Two Tennessee Counties Added to Federal Disaster Declarations
May 21, 2011 Haslam Hails Passage of Charter Schools Bill
May 20, 2011 Haslam Applauds Final Passage of Tennessee Civil Justice Act!
May 16, 2011 Haslam Files Budget Amendment
May 7, 2011 Haslam Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for 15 Counties
April 26, 2011 Haslam Declares State of Emergency in Advance of Flooding, Storms
April 25, 2011 Flood Recovery Efforts Making Progress
April 20, 2011 Governor Haslam and Commissioner Hagerty Announce Jobs4TN Plan and Results of First Departmental Top-To-Bottom Review
April 12, 2011 Haslam Signs Tenure Reform Into Law
April 6, 2011 New Labor Vehicles Hit the Road with Job Resources
March 24, 2011 Haslam Statement on Tenure Reform Passing the House
March 24, 2011 Haslam Statement on Tenure Reform Passing the House
March 17, 2011 Tennessee and Colorado to Lead the Way in Regulation and Assessment Evaluation
March 14, 2011 Haslam Calls on Government to Transform How It Does Business
March 9, 2011 Haslam on Memphis Schools Vote: "Come Together To Develop Plan"
March 1, 2011 Governor Haslam's Statement On Storm Impact In Tennessee
March 1, 2011 Governor Haslam's Statement On Storm Impact In Tennessee
Feb. 17, 2011 Governor Haslam Announces Legislative Package
Feb. 11, 2011 Haslam Signs Legislation Regarding School Consolidation
Feb. 9, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Virginia and Florida Health Care Lawsuits
Feb. 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius Secreatary U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Feb. 3, 2011 Haslam Asks President to Expedite Healthcare Law Appeals
Feb. 1, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama
Feb. 1, 2011 Haslam Outlines State Responsibilities in Memphis Consolidation
Jan. 31, 2011 Haslam Issues Statement on Federal Court's Health Care Ruling
Jan. 19, 2011 Haslam Announces Freeze of New Rules And Regulations
Jan. 15, 2011 Haslam Pledges to Make State a Better Place to Live, Work and Raise a Family
Jan. 15, 2011 Full Text: Governor Bill Haslam's Inaugural Address
Oct. 9, 2010 Haslam Goes 3-0 in Gubernatorial Debates
Oct. 1, 2010 Haslam Discusses Plans For Statewide Leadership Academy Network
Sept. 28, 2010 Haslam Comments On Meth Issue In Southeast Tennessee
Sept. 27, 2010 Haslam Visits Kingsport Academic Village and Praises "Educate And Grow"
Sept. 23, 2010 Haslam Discusses Plans To Grow Tourism Industry Jobs
Sept. 22, 2010 Haslam Praises Haywood County Megasite Progress
Sept. 21, 2010 Haslam Talks Rural Economic Development In West Tennessee
Sept. 17, 2010 Blog: GM Expands Production at Spring Hill Plant
Sept. 16, 2010 Haslam and Gibbons Talk Crime in Memphis and Discuss Solutions for the State
Sept. 15, 2010 Haslam Highlights Medical Device Industry as Key Economic Development Asset
Sept. 14, 2010 Haslam Strikes Gubernatorial Tone in Cookeville Debate
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