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Rep. Timothy Hill elected Republican Caucus Whip

State Representative Timothy Hill (R–Blountville) was elected last week by his peers as Republican Caucus Whip during a special-called meeting to fill the vacancy left by the resignation of

Rep. Jeremy Durham.

“It is very humbling to be entrusted by fellow members of the House Republican Caucus with such an important task,” said Representative Hill. “I will be working hard on behalf of my colleagues as we move  More...


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