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More good news on United States comeback

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany just shared some terrific news about our nation’s fight to slow the spread of COVID-19 Coronavirus.
 
According to Dr. Birx, a new study suggests that the United States prevented more than 3 million COVID-19 Coronavirus deaths thanks to aggressive mitigation efforts by President Donald Trump and other officials. Those efforts include early travel restrictions with China, national public health guidelines, rapid testing and ventilator production, and more.

President Donald Trump signs H.R. 7010, the “PPP Flexibility Act of 2020”. (White House)

President Donald Trump signs H.R. 7010, the “PPP Flexibility Act of 2020”. (White House)

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Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group Partners with UT Researchers for Data Collection

 

Tennessee State GovernmentNashville, TN – Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group (ERG) has called upon the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy and the university’s Social Work Office of Research and Public Service (SWORPS) to assist in the collection and analysis of survey data.

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Coronavirus

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U.S. Senate Passes Marsha Blackburn, John Kennedy Bill to Protect Free Speech on American College Campuses

 

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – Today, Wednesday, June 10th, 2020, the Senate passed the Concerns Over Nations Funding University Campus Institutes in the United States (CONFUCIUS) Act by unanimous consent. The legislation address concerns about Confucius Institutes suppressing free speech on American college campuses. It is sponsored by Senators Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), John Kennedy (R-La.), Doug Jones (D-Ala.) and Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa).

“The Chinese Communist Party has used deceptive tactics to infiltrate our U.S. university campuses and K-12 classrooms,” said Senator Blackburn. “Those studying Chinese culture and language at Confucius Institutes should be alarmed to learn that these facilities are a part of the Communist Party propaganda.”

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

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Clarksville City Council gets option to meet in-person

 

City of ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Clarksville City Council members will have the option to attend public meetings in person starting with the June 15th, 2020 work session on the proposed Fiscal Year 2021 budget.

Clarksville City Hall

Clarksville City Hall

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Lamar Alexander: Changing Discrimination Requires Changing Behavior, Not Just Laws

 

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – United States Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today said that changing attitudes toward racial discrimination is “not as easy as passing new laws. It will require a change in behavior.”      

“United States Senator Tim Scott, who is an African American Republican from South Carolina, once told our Bible study that police in his hometown stopped him several times for being ‘a black man in the wrong place’ – even though at the time he was serving as chairman of the Charleston County Council,” Senator Alexander said in a speech on the Senate floor.

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander

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Tennessee Long-Term Care Facilities to Resume Limited Visitation under New Guidelines

 

Tennessee State GovernmentNashville, TN – Tennessee Governor Bill Lee in coordination with his COVID-19 Unified Command Group will release guidance today on requirements and options permitting Tennessee’s long-term care facilities to provide limited visitation options while keeping their resident populations safe from COVID-19 Coronavirus.

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Coronavirus.

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Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office request help with Vehicle Burglary, Theft

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office investigators are asking for the public’s assistance for any information in reference to several burglaries and vehicle theft involving a white car.

The incidents occurred in a neighborhood off of Hwy 41A and in a neighborhood off of Rossview Road on Monday, June 8th, 2020, between 2:00am and 06:00am.

Home security footage shows three males drive up in a white vehicle, approach several vehicles in the neighborhood checking for unlocked doors in the Rossview area.

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Tennessee Department of Health reports 294 new cases of Coronavirus in Tennessee, June 10th, 2020

 

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) reports that there have been 27,869 confirmed cases of COVID-19 Coronavirus in Tennessee as of Wednesday, June 10th, 2020. That is an increase of 294 cases from Tuesday’s 27,575. There have been 436 deaths in Tennessee because of the virus.

There have been no new cases of the COVID-19 Coronavirus reported in Montgomery County. The total is at 309. There has been four deaths in Montgomery County due to the virus.

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Coronavirus

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Lamar Alexander says U.S. Senate is Considering the Most Important Conservation Legislation in 50 Years

 

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today said legislation the Senate is considering this week – the Great American Outdoors Act –  is the biggest boost to our national parks in 50 years.

The legislation fully funds the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) permanently, a goal of Congress since it was first passed in 1964, and includes Alexander’s bill to restore our country’s national parks and cut in half our parks’ $12 billion deferred maintenance backlog.

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander

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Clarksville area Pets of the Week for June 10th, 2020

 

Clarksville Pets of the WeekClarksville, TN – Clarksville Online will be bringing you pets from different rescue organizations that are in need of a good home in Clarksville-Montgomery County and surrounding areas. This weeks pets are for the week of June 10th, 2020.

Dogs and cats of all ages, breeds and sizes are available through area animal rescues and shelters, as well as opportunities to help homeless animals through foster programs, donations and help with fundraisers and other family-friendly activities.

Contact a rescue near you to learn more.

Bruno is available at Montgomery County Animal Care and Control

Bruno is available at Montgomery County Animal Care and Control

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