New TNJ edition alert: All eyes on Tennessee as House GOP throws out two Democrats after gun protest

Reps. Justin Pearson (D-Memphis), right, and Justin Jones (D-Nashville) attend a House floor session on April 6, 2023. (Erik Schelzig, Tennessee Journal)

The latest print edition of The Tennessee Journal is out. Here is what’s in it:

— Republicans vote out Dems Jones and Pearson, balk at Johnson.

— A look back at notable past protest actions that didn’t result in ousters.

— Obituary: Mickey Barker, lone dissenter in landmark Tennessee abortion case.

Also: Former top GOP official had kids at school where fatal shooting took place, Scott Cepicky denounces Chris Todd, and moving the line between Shelby and Fayette counties.

As always, access the your copy of the TNJ here.

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