No. 15: Where's Lee? (Aug. 5 - 11)

Actually in Nashville, mostly

Have been traveling and hanging out with family and stuck on two tiny planes in rows where I could not recline my seat but the person in front of me could and did, making it impossible to for me to open my laptop, and seriously, do not recline your seat on a tiny plane. (Unless it’s like a private plane where it does not matter.) So apologies, this is belated, and includes last week’s schedule too. More actual news tomorrow …


GOVERNOR LEE’S MEDIA SCHEDULE FOR AUGUST 5, 2019 – AUGUST 11, 2019

Monday, August 5

NGA Learning Collaborative

Sheraton Grand, Platinum Ballroom 4

623 Union Street

Nashville, Tennessee 37219

8:20 a.m. CDT

MEDIA – Open, Photo only

National Conference of State Legislators

Music City Center

201 5th Ave S

Nashville, TN 37203

1:30 p.m. CDT

MEDIA – Open, Availability

Tuesday, August 6

Economic Impact Announcement

Country Music Hall of Fame, Ford Theatre
222 5th Ave S

Nashville, TN 37203

10:50 a.m. CDT

MEDIA – Open, Availability

Wednesday, August 7

No public events

Thursday, August 8

Tennessee Farm Bureau Presidents Conference

Cool Springs Marriott

700 Cool Springs Blvd

Franklin, TN 37067

11:00 a.m. CDT

MEDIA – Open, photo only

Friday, August 9

No public events

Saturday, August 10

No public events

Sunday, August 11

No public events


Last week’s schedule, which ended up in my spam folder and I didn’t notice until I was in D.C. …


GOVERNOR LEE’S MEDIA SCHEDULE FOR JULY 29, 2019 – AUGUST 4, 2019

Monday, July 29 – Wednesday, July 31

West Coast Economic Development Trip to California and Washington

Thursday, August 1

Tennessee Sheriff’s Association Annual Summer Conference

Wilderness at the Smokies/Sevierville Convention Center   

202 Gists Creek Road

Sevierville, TN 37876

10:00 a.m. EDT

MEDIA – Open, Photo only

Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Awards Luncheon

Franklin Marriott Cool Springs, Salon 5

700 Cool Springs Blvd

Franklin, TN 37067

12:00 p.m. CDT

MEDIA – Open, Availability

Friday, August 2

FedEx Announcement

Signature Aviation

2488 Winchester Road

Memphis, TN 38116

10:30 a.m. CDT

MEDIA – Open, Availability

Saturday, August 3

No public events

Sunday, August 4

No public events 


Housekeeping: The really nice people at Substack are trying to work with me to turn this into a functional news outlet, so I am pushing off paid subscriptions for a month or two. In the meantime, I’m on Venmo @cgervin if you want to help fund my reporting. If you want to send me tips, I’m on Signal, Confide, Twitter and Facebook. You can also reply to this email. And now you can actually mail me documents at the P.O. Box listed below!

Please, if you were forwarded this, sign up for the newsletter. No one else in this state is covering Tennessee politics from such an uncompromising stance. If that matters to you, support me.