Lamar Alexander http://wuot.org en Alexander Blasts Effort To Lift Cell Phone Ban http://wuot.org/post/alexander-blasts-effort-lift-cell-phone-ban <p>If Lamar Alexander is conflicted about the FCC's rule banning the use of cell phones on commercial flights, he hides it well.</p><p>In comments released Tuesday, Tennessee's senior senator vowed to introduce legislation to keep the ban in place if the FCC decides to remove it.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:07:08 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell 11563 at http://wuot.org Alexander Blasts Effort To Lift Cell Phone Ban U.S. Senate Candidate Accused Of Plagiarism http://wuot.org/post/us-senate-candidate-accused-plagiarism-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Coalition for a Constitutional Senate says U.S. Senate candidate Joe Carr lifted phrases and entire sentences from a conservative research think tank’s website in response to a political questionnaire.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Carr tells <a href="http://www.tennessean.com/article/20130926/NEWS0201/309260075"><em>The Tennessean</em></a> he did some research, wrote down his answers, and says he thought he was pretty clear that those thoughts and ideas were not completely his own.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 20:35:58 +0000 Christine Jessel 8847 at http://wuot.org U.S. Senate Candidate Accused Of Plagiarism