Annual Legislative Preview set for Saturday, Jan. 16

tn-state-flagFind out where your legislators stand on issues important to you — over a buffet lunch.

East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists will host its annual Legislative Luncheon Saturday, Jan. 16, at Bearden Banquet Hall (5806 Kingston Pike, next to Buddy’s BBQ). The doors will open at 11:30 a.m., serving line starts at 11:45 a.m. and we’ll get the program underway by noon.

Journalists and the public can submit questions to a panel of legislators. WBIR’s John Becker will moderate the discussion.

Confirmed legislatures include:

  • Rep. Harry Brooks
  • Rep. Martin Daniel
  • Rep. Bill Dunn
  • Rep. Roger Kane
  • Rep. Jimmy Matlock
  • Rep. Bob Ramsey
  • Rep. Eddie Smith
  • Rep. Jason Zachary
  • Sen. Richard Briggs
  • Sen. Becky Massey
  • Sen. Randy McNally
  • Sen. Ken Yager

Cost for lunch is $18 in advance for SPJ members, $20 in advance for non-SPJ members.and $22 at the door. There is no cost to attend the event if you’re not eating.

Click here to register and RSVP by Wednesday, Jan. 13.

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