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TENNESSEE MUNICIPAL LEAGUE SPENDS MILLIONS OF TAXPAYER DOLLARS TO LOBBY LEGISLATORS AGAINST THE INTERESTS OF …. TAXPAYERS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Brendan Jennings February 10, 2014 423-304-4633 bjennings@friendsofhamilton.org TENNESSEE MUNICIPAL LEAGUE SPENDS MILLIONS OF TAXPAYER DOLLARS TO LOBBY LEGISLATORS AGAINST THE INTERESTS OF …. TAXPAYERS CHATTANOOGA-Tennessee cities send millions of taxpayer dollars to the Tennessee Municipal League, … Continue reading

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Call to County Commissioners – Right2VoteTN.org

Right2VoteTN.org request county commissioners across the state to support citizen’s Right to Vote on Annexation. Please contact your local county commissioner about their support. Thank You, CALL TO ACTION Letter Request! “Like Us” on Facebook & “Follow-Us” on Twitter to … Continue reading

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Wood: Time to end forced annexation

Soruce: Times Freepress By Bobby Wood Tennessee is one of only three states in America that permits cities to annex property by ordinance, without a vote or any other statutory protection of its citizens. Our primary opposition to ending forced … Continue reading

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Tennessee Republican Party Letter on Annexation

Tennessee Republican Party sends letter to officials on the annexation issue and Right to Vote on annexation. Click Here to View Letter

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HB 2026 Released Today

The new 2014 House Annexation Bill was assigned a number today and ready for review. Please click the link below to review the new bill. We need everyone’s support to ensure this bill makes it through the process. View House … Continue reading

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Former State Rep Bobby Wood: Don’t let lobbyists prevent vote on forced-annexation bill

Source: Knoxnews Link: http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2014/jan/18/bobby-wood-dont-let-lobbyists-prevent-vote-on/ Tennessee is one of only three states in America that permits cities to annex property by ordinance, without a vote or other statutory protection of its citizens. The primary opposition to ending forced annexation in Tennessee … Continue reading

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TN Federation of Republican Women (TFRW) Contact State Representatives

The TFRW sent letters to each Tennessee State Representatives to support “Right to Vote”. Help Right2VoteTN.org by contacting your representatives to support right to vote on Annexation. Click Here to learn what you can do! TFRW Letter Below ————————- View … Continue reading

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Contact Your Representatives Today!

Tennessee State Legislature is back in session. The representatives had time to think about FORCED annexation of private property. TACIR has written their report. The State wide moratorium expires on April 1st 2014 and Tennessee Lawmakers need to make Right … Continue reading

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RIGHT2VOTETN INVESTIGATING TAXPAYER FUNDING OF TML LOBBYING ACTIVITIES

  RIGHT2VOTETN INVESTIGATING TAXPAYER FUNDING OF TML LOBBYING ACTIVITIES   Requests Submitted to 10 Cities   OOLTEWAH, Tenn. (Nov. 12)-Right2VoteTN, a coalition of 18 grassroots citizens groups across Tennessee, has submitted Tennessee Freedom of Information Act requests to 10 cities … Continue reading

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TACIR Study Released

As part of the this years annexation moratorium bill  there was a requirement for study on annexation by TACIR. The draft of the study has been released. The study highlights Tennessee’s backwards liberal policies introduced in 1998 are out of … Continue reading

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