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The deadline for U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher to accept applications from students in Tennessee’s 8th Congressional District to attend one the United States Service Academies is Friday. Nominations are for the class entering in the fall of 2014, according to a news release.
WASHINGTON — A bill that would further streamline and, in certain cases, shorten the initial public offering process for emerging growth companies was introduced Friday by U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher.
NASHVILLE — The federal government’s intense interest in expanding a national wildlife refuge near Memphis has prompted U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher R-Frog Jump to propose legislation that would give Congress the authority to say yes or no.Fincher introduced the legislation, called the National Wildlife Refuge Expansion Limitation Act of 2013, last week.
The Internal Revenue Service violated the First Amendment rights of the American people — and their trust — when it targeted conservative political groups in Tennessee and around the country for additional scrutiny during the 2012 election. As Congress investigates just how deeply the problem goes, it’s important to make sure those responsible are held accountable, so that the American people can trust their government.
TRENTON — With U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher standing next to him, U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn, said a stance will be taken against the Internal Revenue Service when Congress reconvenes. Speaking at Farm Bureau Insurance in Trenton, Alexander said the “IRS Abuse Protection Act” will ensure if an individual’s records are accessed by the agency, the secretary of the U.S. Treasury would have to notify the taxpayer in writing.
TRENTON, Tenn., Sept. 3 – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher (R-Tenn.) today announced that they will introduce legislation when Congress comes back into session requiring the federal government to notify taxpayers whenever the Internal Revenue Service has accessed their tax returns or other information.
Here's a look at what I was doing in August 2013