Tennessee: Loudon mayor supports charging for public records; TCOG opposes bill

Loudon County Mayor Buddy Bradshaw's decision to support proposed legislation that would charge residents to view public records seems at odds with his campaign promise to increase government transparency.

Bradshaw will testify next month at hearings sponsored by the Office of Open Records related to HB-315/SB-315 sponsored by Sen. Jim Tracy, R-Shelbyville, and Rep. Steve McDaniel, R-Parkers Crossroads.  Continue>>>