U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander http://wkms.org en Lamar Alexander Raises $1M for Senate Re-election http://wkms.org/post/lamar-alexander-raises-1m-senate-re-election <p></p><p>U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander has raised more than $1 million for his 2014 re-election campaign in the first quarter of the year.</p><p>Alexander's priorities include reducing the nation's debt by controlling spending on entitlements. He also says he wants to move more decisions out of Washington and back to states and communities. Fri, 12 Apr 2013 12:22:54 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 30488 at http://wkms.org Lamar Alexander Raises $1M for Senate Re-election Federal Lawmakers Will Host "Freedom To Fish Rally" Saturday at Barkley Dam http://wkms.org/post/federal-lawmakers-will-host-freedom-fish-rally-saturday-barkley-dam <p>U.S. Senators from Kentucky and Tennessee along with Congressman Ed Whitfield are holding a “Freedom To Fish” rally this weekend to gain support for a bill that prevents the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers from imposing restriction on fishing near Corp dams on the Cumberland River.</p><p>Saturday’s rally, which includes Senators Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and Kentucky Senators Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul, is at Barkley Dam. &nbsp; Whitfield’s “Freedom to Fish Act” promises to prohibit the Corps of Engineers from taking any action to restrict public access to waters downstream of a dam.</p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 20:06:04 +0000 Chad Lampe 30351 at http://wkms.org Federal Lawmakers Will Host "Freedom To Fish Rally" Saturday at Barkley Dam