Mike McWherter http://wkms.org en US Senate Approves New TVA Board Members http://wkms.org/post/us-senate-approves-new-tva-board-members <p></p><p>The U.S. Senate has approved four new members of the Tennessee Valley Authority’s board of directors, including west Tennessee native and former Democratic gubernatorial candidate, Mike McWherter.&nbsp; The Senate has also sent the nominations of Vera Lynn Evans of Tennessee, C. Peter Mahurin of Kentucky and Joe Ritch of Alabama to President Obama’s desk for his signature.&nbsp; Thu, 03 Jan 2013 14:34:48 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 26348 at http://wkms.org US Senate Approves New TVA Board Members