Shelbyville Times-Gazette Opinion http://www.t-g.com/opinion/ Opinion headlines from the Shelbyville Times-Gazette newspaper in Shelbyville, Tennessee en-us IMPROVE Act saves dollars for all Tennesseans http://www.t-g.com/story/2405913.html Over the past few days, I have received some responses regarding the IMPROVE Act, the tax-cutting, highway-funding bill. Misleading information and outright falsehoods on social media have caused... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:16:18 -0500 Tax changes, and a tour of ‘Nashville’ http://www.t-g.com/story/2405912.html By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. — Benjamin Franklin The days are getting longer and the tempers are getting shorter. With the majority of committees closing, this week we resumed... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:12:56 -0500 State House looks toward approving budget http://www.t-g.com/story/2403796.html Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you. — Thomas Jefferson A shift is occurring at the Capitol as most committees are closing this week. Everyone is... Sat, 15 Apr 2017 16:07:26 -0500 Fuel tax bill moves ahead http://www.t-g.com/story/2399556.html The question isn’t who is going to let me; it is who is going to stop me. — Ayn Rand It’s been another full week here at the State Capitol. The Governor’s fuel tax bill, otherwise known as the... Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:50:10 -0500 April Fools' Day cancelled ... at least, at the T-G http://www.t-g.com/story/2398994.html April Fools' Day falls on Saturday this year. The Times-Gazette doesn't publish on Saturday, and so I won't get to do my annual April Fools' Day story this year. It just wouldn't work on Friday, the... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:06:59 -0500