selection http://wkms.org en Haslam Measure on Selecting Judges Awaiting Action http://wkms.org/post/haslam-measure-selecting-judges-awaiting-action <p>When the top three Republicans in the Tennessee statehouse coalesced behind a plan to cement the state&#39;s current selection process for Supreme Court justices into the state constitution, there seemed to be a smooth path ahead for getting the measure before voters in 2014.&nbsp; Two months later, their proposal has made little progress as some Republican lawmakers have embraced a rival proposal, while others want to allow contested elections to take place.&nbsp; A proposal is advancing in the Legislature to impose a federal-style system of having the governor make nominations to the high Mon, 02 Apr 2012 12:59:06 +0000 AP 17481 at http://wkms.org Haslam Measure on Selecting Judges Awaiting Action