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President Donald Trump on the Right Side of History in Confronting Latin America’s Dictators

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – “The brutal regimes in Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua pose a grave threat to our country’s national security interests.”

“We must continue to consistently deny funds to these regimes, which work together to oppress their people, wreak havoc in our hemisphere and oppose U.S. interests,” Representative Mario Díaz-Balart (R-FL) writes in the Miami Herald.

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Marsha Blackburn Report: Votes for Women

 

The White HouseWashington, D.C. – Silicon Valley has turned into the wild west, and big tech companies are abusing Americans’ personal data; but if the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is going to be the cop on the beat protecting privacy, it needs the tools to do so.

At this week’s Senate Commerce hearing, I asked Chairman Joseph Simons of the FTC to provide an update on new restrictions that will require Facebook to restructure its approach to consumer privacy.

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Marsha Blackburn Report: Reopening Our Country

 

U.S. SenateWashington, D.C. – Tennesseans want us to incentivize folks to safely return to work. I’ve also been hearing from business owners concerned that people are not returning to work. This is why I joined Senator Rob Portman’s (R-Ohio) Healthy Workplaces Tax Credit Act to help relieve business owners of some of the financial burden associated with creating a safe work environment.

As I write this, billions of dollars from previous coronavirus relief packages sit unspent. We must ensure that any additional coronavirus relief is targeted, and has both the guardrails and flexibility necessary to prevent waste, fraud and abuse. 

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

Senator Marsha Blackburn.

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Clarksville Christian School names Trenton Hassell Lady Centurion Head Basketball Coach

 

Clarksville Christian SchoolClarksville, TN – Clarksville Christian School is excited to welcome Clarksville native and Veteran NBA player Trenton Hassell as the new Head Basketball Coach of the championship Lady Centurion Basketball team. Hassell is a distinguished Hall of Fame player for the Austin Peay State University (APSU) mens’ basketball team, and he is one of only seven APSU athletes to have their jerseys retired.

After college, Hassell spent 10 years in the NBA. He was the first pick in the second round of the 2001 NBA Draft, signing with the Chicago Bulls.

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APSU Basketball’s Terry Taylor to test NBA Draft prospects; retain eligibility to return

 

APSU Men's BasketballClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) men’s basketball junior Terry Taylor has submitted his paperwork as an early entrant into the 2020 NBA Draft. Under NCAA rules adopted in 2018, the Bowling Green native can sign with a certified agent, receive feedback and still have the ability to return to school if he chooses.

Austin Peay State University Men's Basketball junior forward Terry Taylor. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Men’s Basketball junior forward Terry Taylor. (APSU Sports Information)

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NBA suspends season after Wednesday’s games

 

NBANew York – The NBA announced that a player on the Utah Jazz has preliminarily tested positive for COVID-19 (Coronavirus).  

The test result was reported shortly prior to the tip-off of the Wednesday, March 11th, 2020 game between the Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena.  

At that time, Wednesday’s game was canceled.  The affected player was not in the arena.

Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena game canceled, Wednesday. (NBA)

Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena game canceled, Wednesday. (NBA)

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Austin Peay State University Men’s Basketball travels to SIU Edwardsville, Thursday

 

Austin Peay (18-9 | 12-2 OVC) at SIU Edwardsville (7-20 | 4-10 OVC)

Thursday, February 20th, 2020 | 8:00pm CT
Edwardsville, IL | Vadalabene Center

APSU Men's BasketballClarksville, TN – In control of its own destiny, the Austin Peay State University (APSU) men’s basketball team will take to the road for three of its last four games, beginning with a trip to Edwardsville to take on SIU Edwardsville in a 7:00pm, Thursday, contest at the Vadalabene Center.

Austin Peay State University Men's Basketball begins final road trips Thursday at SIU Edwardsville. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Men’s Basketball begins final road trips Thursday at SIU Edwardsville. (APSU Sports Information)

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Tennessee Vols Basketball hosts Kentucky Wildcats, Saturday

 

Tennessee (13-9 | 5-4 SEC) vs. Kentucky (17-5 | 7-2 SEC)

Saturday, February 8th, 2020 | 12:02pm CT
Knoxville, TN | Thompson-Boling Arena | TV: CBS

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsKnoxville, TN – The Tennessee Vols men’s basketball team returns home to Thompson-Boling Arena to take on the 15th-ranked Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday afternoon. Tipoff is slated for 12:00pm CT on CBS.

Saturday’s game can be seen on CBS, online through CBS Sports Live and on any mobile device through the CBS Sports App. Fans can access CBS Sports Live here. Ian Eagle and Bill Raftery will have the call.

Fans can also listen live on their local Vol Network affiliate to hear Bob Kesling and Bert Bertlekamp describing the action.

Tennessee Men's Basketball plays Kentucky at Thompson-Boling Arena Saturday afternoon. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball plays Kentucky at Thompson-Boling Arena Saturday afternoon. (UT Athletics)

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Tennessee Vols Basketball travels to Nashville to take on Vanderbilt

 

Tennessee (10-6 | 2-2 SEC) at Vanderbilt (8-8 | 0-3 SEC)

Saturday, January 18th, 2020 | 5:01pm CT / 6:01pm ET
Nashville, TN | Memorial Gymnasium | TV: SEC Network

Tennessee Volunteers - UT VolsNashville, TN – The Tennessee Vols men’s basketball team hits the road for the second time this week, when it takes on Vanderbilt on Saturday night in Nashville. Tipoff is slated for 5:00pm CT on SEC Network.

Saturday’s game is available on SEC Network, online through WatchESPN, which can be accessed at espn.com/watch and on any mobile device through the ESPN App. Kevin Fitzgerald and Dane Bradshaw will have the call.

Fans can also listen in on their local Vol Network affiliate to hear Bob Kesling and Bert Bertlekamp describing the action.

Tennessee Men's Basketball pays a visit to in state rival Vanderbilt, Saturday. (UT Athletics)

Tennessee Men’s Basketball pays a visit to in state rival Vanderbilt, Saturday. (UT Athletics)

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Austin Peay State University Basketball takes on Vanderbilt in Nashville, Wednesday

 

Austin Peay (1-2, OVC 0-0) at Vanderbilt (2-1, SEC 0-0)

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 | 7:00pm CT
Nashville, TN | Memorial Gym

APSU Men's BasketballClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) men’s basketball team will make the brief trek down Interstate 24 and on to West End Avenue in Nashville Tennessee to take on Vanderbilt in a 7:00pm, Wednesday, November 20th tip at Memorial Gymnasium.

Austin Peay State University Men's Basketball travels to Nashville to play Vanderbilt at Memorial Gymnasium, Wednesday. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Men’s Basketball travels to Nashville to play Vanderbilt at Memorial Gymnasium, Wednesday. (APSU Sports Information)

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