The Beacon Center’s Mark Cunningham Discusses Lack of Transparency in $2.1 Billion Titans Stadium Deal

Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed the Director of Communications for the Beacon Center, Mark Cunningham to the newsmaker line to discuss the lack of transparency in the new Titans stadium’s $2.1 billion dollar deal.

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Beacon Center’s Justin Owen Urges Voters: Don’t Skip It, Vote ‘Yes’ on Amendment 1

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed the Beacon Center’s CEO, Justin Owen, to the newsmaker line to make a call to action and urge voters not to skip the vote on Amendment One to protect Tennessee’s right to work and maintain economic growth and freedom.

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Beacon Center’s CEO Justin Owen Pushes for ‘Yes’ Vote on Amendment One

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed the Beacon Center’s CEO, Justin Owen to the newsmaker line to discuss their push for Tennessee to protect the right to work for all and safeguard against federal government usurpations.

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Beacon Center’s Mark Cunningham Describes the Nature of New Listening Tours Starting Tonight in Chattanooga

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Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Vice President of Strategy and Communications for the Beacon Center, Mark Cunningham to the newsmaker line to explain their new listening tours.

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Southeastern Legal Foundation’s Director of Litigation Braden Boucek Explains Nashville’s Sidewalk Extortion

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed The Southeastern Legal Foundation’s Braden Boucek to talk about Metro Nashville’s sidewalk extortion.

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Beacon Center Research Associate Jason Edmonds Explains Student Based Budgeting and Funding Formulas for Tennessee Students

Live from Music Row Wednesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report with Michael Patrick Leahy – broadcast on Nashville’s Talk Radio 98.3 and 1510 WLAC weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. – host Leahy welcomed The Beacon Center’s Jason Edmonds to the newsmakers line to discuss the mechanics of a student-based budgeting program in the state of Tennessee.

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The Beacon Center’s Jordan Long Talks Tennessee Conservative Budget

Wednesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed the Director of Government Relations for The Beacon Center, Jordan Long to the newsmakers line to discuss their conservative budget solution.

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The Beacon Center Vice President of Legal Affairs Braden Boucek Weighs in on School Voucher Ruling and Taking It to the Tennessee Supreme Court

Friday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed the Vice President of Legal Affairs at The Beacon Center Braden Boucek to the show to discuss the recent ruling regarding the school voucher program in Tennessee.

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The Beacon Center’s Mark Cunningham: Mayor Cooper Only Follows Science When it Suits His Agenda

Friday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed The Beacon Center’s Mark Cunningham to the program to discuss the recent COVID number bombshell showing Mayor Cooper lied to all Nashvillians.

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Initiative to Roll Back Nashville’s 34 Percent Property Tax Hike Receives Election Commission Verification, Heads Back to Clerk’s Office

Nashvillians now likely will have input on the city’s 34 to 37 percent property tax hike, a conservative activist said in reaction to the verification of a ballot initiative.

The Davidson County Election Commission on Monday verified the referendum effort for the Nashville Taxpayer Protection Act, WSMV said. That could limit the property tax increase to 2 percent. The effort now goes to the Metro Clerk’s Office and potentially to the Dec. 5 ballot.

Tori Venable, state director of Americans for Prosperity-Tennessee (AFP-TN), lauded the initiative’s progress in a statement. 

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Clint Brewer Weighs in on Recent Court Ruling Requiring the Tennessee School Board Association to Provide Its Records

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed the public affairs strategist Clint Brewer to the studio to discuss the recent court ruling that requires transparency from the Tennessee School Board Association by demanding that they provide their records.

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The Beacon Center’s Mark Cunningham: People Need to Look at City Leadership Over These Past 10 Years

Towards the end of the third hour of Monday’s Tennessee Star Report with Michael Patrick Leahy, The Beacon Center’s Marks Cunningham weighed in on Mayor Cooper’s proposed 32% property tax increase stating that it was the wrong time to be doing this to the citizens of Nashville in lieu of the government-mandated shutdown and recent tornado destruction. He suggested that government cuts and freezes need to be put on the table if they are going to hinder small businesses while corporate businesses receive tax breaks and incentives.

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