President Barack Obama http://wuot.org en President’s Budget Suggests TVA Sale http://wuot.org/post/president-s-budget-suggests-tva-sale <p><em>(NOTE: &nbsp;This story was updated on 6/4/14 &nbsp;to include revised debt figures)</em></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For the second time in as many years, President Barack Obama’s budget contains a suggestion that the federal government rid itself of the </span><a href="http://www.tva.gov/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Tennessee Valley Authority</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and its $26.3 billion debt.</span></p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 21:35:28 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell 15451 at http://wuot.org President’s Budget Suggests TVA Sale President Obama To Talk Jobs In Chattanooga Today http://wuot.org/post/president-obama-talk-jobs-chattanooga-today <p></p><p>President Barack Obama brings his campaign to boost America’s middle class to East Tennessee today when he speaks with employees at the Amazon.com fulfillment center in Chattanooga.&nbsp; The speech follows by one day Amazon’s announcement that it plans to hire 7,000 workers at its fulfillment and customer service centers nationwide.&nbsp; The centers in Chattanooga and Murfreesboro are among those that will be hiring.</p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 08:30:00 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell 6034 at http://wuot.org President Obama To Talk Jobs In Chattanooga Today