The state’s senior senator, Lamar Alexander, voted for the measure. Marsha Blackburn, Tennessee’s freshman senator, opposed the rebuke.
While Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., has strongly disagreed with President Donald Trump’s administration on a number of issues in the past – most recently voicing his opposition to new tariffs against trade partners and the executive’s escalation of anti-immigration policies – the senator is with the administration when it comes to health care.
With all the bustling activity in Washington, D.C., U.S. Rep. Phil Roe had plenty to talk about in a Thursday morning conference call with local reporters.
“It’s always a great day when you finish a project, particularly one that’s been this long. So, we’re thrilled about that,” Vice Mayor Jenny Brock said.
ERWIN — The numbers show U.S. Rep. Phil Roe has represented the interests of the nation’s largest manufacturing organization quite well during his five terms in Congress.