Going Postal

absentee ballot request

Election officials expect a surge in absentee ballots this year. Should Tennessee make the mail-in option available to everyone?

The Over/Under in the City Primary


The outcome of the close City Council At-Large Seat C race could have been different if people who went to vote actually voted in the citywide contest.

Precinct Profile: Knox County #40

The Norwood Heights pool

Off Pleasant Ridge Road and Merchant Drive, a rolling carpet of brick ranchers and middle-income households that mostly vote Republican.

Poverty and Policy

The city’s mayoral candidates took on tough issues at a forum in East Knoxville on Thursday.

Getting Back the Ballot

Restore Your Vote

With 1 in 5 voting-age black residents of Tennessee disenfranchised, a national campaign works with local organizations to help ex-felons regain their voting rights.

Legislative Report 2019

House Speaker Glen Casada

Knox County legislators were in the thick of the most tumultuous session in years. From school vouchers to sports betting, here’s a look at what passed and what didn’t.