Kelsey, Kyle offer insights on Tennessee legislative session

This week on Behind the Headlines (April 26): Tennessee State Sen. Brian Kelsey and Senate Minority Leader Jim Kyle join us to talk about the recent Tennessee legislative session. [More details.]

Germantown, Collierville mayors discuss future of municipal schools

This week on Behind the Headlines (April 19): The Tennessee House and Senate recently lifted a ban on municipal schools. Germantown Mayor Sharon Goldsworthy and Collierville Mayor Stan Joyner Jr. join us to discuss the future of Shelby County municipal schools if Gov. Bill Haslam signs the measure. [More details.]

Sustainability of city pensions; challenges for county budget

This week on Behind the Headlines (April 12), Memphis City Councilman Kemp Conrad and Michael Williams, board president of the Memphis Police Association, discuss the sustainability of current city pensions. Plus, Shelby County Commission Chairman Mike Ritz and County Commissioner Melvin Burgess discuss the challenges ahead for the county budget.

Kelsey discusses Shelby County auto inspections, Medicaid expansion, and more

[“Kelsey: State Confirms Six-Year Inspection Timeframe,” The Daily News, April 9]

This week on Behind the Headlines (April 5): Tenn. Sen. Brian Kelsey, R-Germantown, discusses the timeframe for Shelby County auto inspections, Gov. Bill Haslam’s schools voucher bill, and whether the state should use federal funds to expand Medicaid.

Lendermon highlights Memphis riverfront developments

This week on Behind the Headlines (March 29), an interview with Benny Lendermon, president of the Riverfront Development Corp., on current and future developments on the Memphis Riverfront, from Mud Island to the riverboats to the parks and Beale Street Landing.