New edition alert: COVID-19 fallout, campaign finance, redistricting

Lawmakers attend a House floor session on Feb. 3, 2020, in Nashville. (Erik Schelzig, Tennessee Journal)

This week’s Tennessee Journal tackles the political implications of the pandemic’s resurgence:

_ Worsening COVID-19 picture presents political quandary for GOP.

_ Registry wrap-up: Ketron’s lump-sum penalty OK’d, missing Jerry Cooper account expunged, and the treasurer of the Tillis attack PAC can’t be reached.

_ The free-for-all-to-come? Fundraising kicks into high gear with uncertain future of 5th District. Meanwhile, DesJarlais raises … $508.

Also: Terry talks breakthrough COVID-19 infection, Byrd returns after missing whole session, and we apply the Ragan interpretation to HIPAA to self-medication.

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