Black lawmakers

Rep. Justin Jones, left, and Justin Pearson, right, were expelled from the Tennessee House. (Photo: John Partipilo/Tennessee Lookout)

With expulsion of Tennessee Black lawmakers, Republicans lost GenZ. Here’s how

BY: - April 11, 2023

(*This column was updated at 7:22 a.m. on Tuesday, April 11 2023 to reflect that Tennessee state Rep. Justin Jones was reappointed to his state House seat). Following a school shooting in Nashville last month, hundreds of protesters gathered in the Tennessee capital demanding lawmakers act to address the out of control gun violence that […]