The weekly insiders newsletter on Tennessee government, politics, and business - since 1975

The Tennessee Journal tracks key Tennessee political developments at the federal, state, and local levels.

Do you need to know what the Tennessee General Assembly is up to? Chances are it affects your business or profession. The Tennessee Journal is your source for behind-the-scenes information and analysis, including:

  • Where specific legislation originates and why.
  • Its chances of passing.
  • Who wins and loses if it does.

The Journal delves into complicated issues such as workers' compensation and business taxes that mainstream news publications often ignore.

No one handicaps state elections like The Tennessee Journal, which offers comprehensive reports in weekly editions and district-by-district breakdowns in supplemental charts.

Each Friday Journal subscribers receive critical intelligence and analysis in sharply written, unbiased accounts sprinkled with humor. The Journal is delivered by email in a PDF format and can also be downloaded from our website. A print version is mailed the same day at no extra charge.

Your TNJ subscription includes:

  • 49 insightful issues every year.
  • Access to the Journal's electronic archive which may be searched by topic.