advisory committee. The panel intends to raise awareness of the important role U.S. foreign policy plays in Tennessee's economic growth and security. Tennessee is a national leader in foreign investment, and in 2011 alone the state exported $30 billion
Corker has introduced the Commitment to Prosperity Act, or CAP Act, to hold spending to 20 percent of the gross domestic product . Spending now is 24.7 percent supported by borrowing.
there are always those who claim that things should be done differently. But no one can stand here today and dispute the economic growth we have enjoyed over the last 40 months," he said while running for re-election in 1990. He opened his bid for that
interview on CNBC Monday, revered business leaders Warren Buffett and Jack Welch said rising gas and food prices could limit economic growth by hurting consumer spending on other things. Welch said the increase in gas prices sucked $100 billion out of the economy
Flood Preparedness Program. The goal is to improve public safety, protect environmental and cultural resources and support economic growth by reducing the amount of damage that could be caused by future flooding by reviewing the lessons learned in the May 2010
its headquarters in the Cool Springs business district, said Franklin Mayor Ken Moore. The area is experiencing strong economic growth and the quality of life in this community is unequaled anywhere. Franklin looks forward to welcoming Carlisle Transportation
transportation department and that it's completion will "improve access to communities in the mid-state, provide increased economic growth potential and give motorists a convenient alternate route around Nashville." The renovation and expansion of State Route
In Nashville, about 25 percent of all of our economy is run by entrepreneurs, so in order for us to have the kind of economic growth we want in Middle Tennessee, we need to find a way to help entrepreneurs," said Burcham. "Depending on if you're
It will help link the interstate to main routes in the city, Highway 70 North and eventually State Route 136. The $14 million project is also expected to help boost economic growth by providing access to the new Highlands Business Park.