NASHVILLE â€“ Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam this week announced his priorities for the 2013 legislative session, building on momentum from his past proposals focused on attracting and growing Tennessee jobs, pursuing meaningful education reform, managing an efficient and effective state government, and strengthening public safety.
â€œIn working together over the past two years with the Legislature, weâ€™ve accomplished a lot for the people of Tennessee, and I look forward to working with the 108th General Assembly in the same way,â€ Haslam said. â€œOur proposals represent our top priorities of making Tennessee the No. 1 state in the Southeast for high quality jobs, continuing to improve education, being the best managed state in the country, and keeping our citizens safe.â€
The governorâ€™s legislation: