Bill Lee

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Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Lee is no longer contracting with Tennessee, alleviating questions circling him about possible conflicts of interest should he be elected in November.

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Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Lee says a Nashville faith-based prison nonprofit could provide the model for reducing Tennessee's recidivism rate.

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Republican Bill Lee and Democrat Karl Dean are slated to face off in three Tennessee governor's race debates in October.

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A Tennessee panel has dismissed campaign finance complaints against two Republican gubernatorial candidates that preceded the Aug. 2 primary election.

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Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam is touting Bill Lee as his prospective successor in a first statewide TV ad by the Republican Governors Association.

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Businessman Bill Lee has won a bruising Republican primary for Tennessee governor.

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Ex-state economic development commissioner Randy Boyd is waging his first attacks on businessman Bill Lee in Tennessee's four-way Republican gubernatorial primary.

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The floodgates have burst on attack ads in Tennessee's Republican gubernatorial primary.

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Candidates for Tennessee's next governor discussed top priorities, education, rural health care and the break-even bushel price for soybeans at a recent candidate forum at the University of Tennessee at Martin. Here is where the candidates stand on issues discussed. The Tennessee primary election is on August 2.

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Tennessee republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Lee said he supports spending more public money on private school tuition.