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  • Testimony posted October 20, 2014 by John Malcolm Criminal Justice Reform: Suggested Changes for Tennessee

    LEGISLATIVE TESTIMONY Criminal Justice Reform: Suggested changes for Tennessee Testimony before the Tennessee Senate Judiciary Committee September 16, 2014 John G. Malcolm Director and Ed Gilbertson and Sherry Lindberg Gilbertson Senior Legal Fellow, Edwin Meese III Center for Legal and Judicial Studies The Heritage Foundation Thank you for the opportunity to speak to…

  • Backgrounder posted May 6, 2014 by Ken G Glozer Time for the Sun to Set on the Tennessee Valley Authority

    The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has had 80 years of independence from the oversight, review, and budgetary control of a more traditional federal agency, as well as from the rigors of operating as a private shareholder-owned utility. Such a lack of effective oversight from either the government or the private sector has resulted in costly decisions, excessive…

  • Commentary posted October 4, 2013 by James Sherk The topsy-turvy story of unionizing a Volkswagen plant

    Volkswagen Group of America's plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., has experienced something unusual: a union welcomed by management but faced with resistance from some workers. A combination of outdated labor laws and union intransigence has created this oddity. German law requires "works councils" in which management and labor groups meet to collaboratively sort out…

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  • Commentary posted October 4, 2013 by James Sherk The topsy-turvy story of unionizing a Volkswagen plant

    Volkswagen Group of America's plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., has experienced something unusual: a union welcomed by management but faced with resistance from some workers. A combination of outdated labor laws and union intransigence has created this oddity. German law requires "works councils" in which management and labor groups meet to collaboratively sort out…

  • Backgrounder posted May 6, 2014 by Ken G Glozer Time for the Sun to Set on the Tennessee Valley Authority

    The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has had 80 years of independence from the oversight, review, and budgetary control of a more traditional federal agency, as well as from the rigors of operating as a private shareholder-owned utility. Such a lack of effective oversight from either the government or the private sector has resulted in costly decisions, excessive…

  • Testimony posted October 20, 2014 by John Malcolm Criminal Justice Reform: Suggested Changes for Tennessee

    LEGISLATIVE TESTIMONY Criminal Justice Reform: Suggested changes for Tennessee Testimony before the Tennessee Senate Judiciary Committee September 16, 2014 John G. Malcolm Director and Ed Gilbertson and Sherry Lindberg Gilbertson Senior Legal Fellow, Edwin Meese III Center for Legal and Judicial Studies The Heritage Foundation Thank you for the opportunity to speak to…

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  • Backgrounder posted May 6, 2014 by Ken G Glozer Time for the Sun to Set on the Tennessee Valley Authority

    The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has had 80 years of independence from the oversight, review, and budgetary control of a more traditional federal agency, as well as from the rigors of operating as a private shareholder-owned utility. Such a lack of effective oversight from either the government or the private sector has resulted in costly decisions, excessive…

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