‘Major disappointment’: Gov. Lee, GOP budget ignores state’s biggest challenges, Democrats say

NASHVILLE — Gov. Bill Lee’s state budget proposal neglects childcare, public schools and healthcare — the top issues facing Tennessee families, Democratic leaders in the General Assembly said Wednesday.

Left to right: Sen. Jeff Yarbro, Sen. Raumesh Akbari, Rep. Karen Camper and Rep. Vincent Dixie

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