Vanderbilt Political Review

City Council Consolidation?

Ryan Higgins

February 13, 2013

When the city of Nashville was merged with the rest of Davidson County in 1965, many small neighborhoods feared losing representation on the new Metro Council.  Racial minorities were also concerned that a new council would be...

Tennessee’s Golden Tickets for Education

Ryan Higgins

November 26, 2012

Tennessee is gearing up for a potential showdown over school vouchers in the coming legislative session.  After a 2011 bill creating a school voucher program failed to move through the state legislature, Governor Haslam convene...

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