Bill Haslam http://wuot.org en Rogero Proposes Tax Increase In Latest Budget http://wuot.org/post/rogero-proposes-tax-increase-latest-budget <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The last time Knoxvillians saw a property tax increase, current governor Bill Haslam was the mayor asking for it. &nbsp;It was 2004, Haslam's first year in office.</p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:19:56 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell 17762 at http://wuot.org Rogero Proposes Tax Increase In Latest Budget Tennessee Schools See Dramatic Improvement In National Report http://wuot.org/post/tennessee-schools-see-dramatic-improvement-national-report <p></p><p>Throughout the US, education officials are trying to put their best face on a national report that shows America’s fourth and eighth graders aren’t improving as quickly at math and reading as&nbsp;teachers, administrators, parents and politicians&nbsp;would like.</p><p>But not in Tennessee.</p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 20:01:50 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell 10711 at http://wuot.org Tennessee Schools See Dramatic Improvement In National Report