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06 /22/ 20
Executive TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Seven Tennessee students took top honors at the 2020 National History Day competition, winning three medals and two special awards.

06 /22/ 20
Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. –The Tennessean honored the Tennessee Secretary of State as one of the Top Workplaces for the second year in a row.

06 /11/ 20
Business Services

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Secretary Hargett Urges Businesses to be Vigilant When Responding to Mail Appearing to be From a Government Official.

06 /02/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Secretary of State Tre Hargett announces a new statewide campaign to recruit poll officials for the August 6 State and Federal Primary and County General Election.

04 /17/ 20
Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Sixty-nine students will represent Tennessee in the 2019-2020 National History Day competition.

04 /15/ 20
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

04 /07/ 20
Communications Executive Secretary of State TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

03 /12/ 20
Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee businesses and charitable organizations can save time and a trip by filing paperwork with the Secretary of State’s Business Services and Charitable Solicitations and Gaming divisions online.

03 /11/ 20
Executive Secretary of State TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee State Library and Archives is providing Tennesseans with documents needed to obtain a REAL ID.

03 /05/ 20
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

03 /02/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

02 /25/ 20
Business Services Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

02 /24/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennesseans will head to the polls across the state on Super Tuesday, March 3, to vote in the Presidential Preference Primary election.

02 /21/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The last weekend day for Tennesseans planning to vote early in the March 3 Presidential Preference Primary election is Saturday, Feb. 20.

02 /14/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

MARTIN, Tenn.

02 /11/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. –Early voting for the Presidential Preference Primary begins Wednesday, Feb. 12, running Monday to Saturday until Tuesday, Feb. 25. Election Day is Tuesday, March 3.

01 /31/ 20
Elections Executive

Tennesseans who want to vote in the Super Tuesday, Presidential Preference Primary, must register to vote by Monday, Feb. 3, 2020.

01 /27/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

01 /24/ 20
Elections TSLA

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett, along with Rep. Andrew Farmer and Rep.

01 /13/ 20
Division of Publications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

12 /03/ 19
Elections Executive

Today Secretary of State Tre Hargett certified the names of three Republican and 16 Democrat presidential candidates for the March 3 Super Tuesday presidential preference primary.

11 /15/ 19
Business Services Executive

11 /01/ 19
Executive TSLA

Thanksgiving is a time to reconnect with family members and share stories.

10 /30/ 19
Elections

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett announced today that Middle Tennessee State University, Northeast State Community College, and Carson-Newman University are the winners of this year’s Tennessee College Voter Registration Competit

10 /09/ 19
Executive Secretary of State

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett is pleased to announce the Safe at Home Address Confidentiality Program now has partners in nearly 60 counties in the state.

10 /04/ 19
Elections Executive Secretary of State

Secretary of State Tre Hargett is pleased to announce Tennessee’s online voter registration hit more than half a million transactions since it launched in September 2017.

09 /24/ 19
Elections Executive

Secretary of State Tre Hargett encourages all Tennesseans to participate in National Voter Registration Day by registering to vote, checking their voter registration status or showing someone else how to register online.

08 /26/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee State Library and Archives will host local author Bill Carey as part of a “workshop series” on Saturday, September 14th.

08 /19/ 19
Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Official Committee of the State of Tennessee Woman Suffrage Centennial kicked off a yearlong celebration to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Women's Suffrage movement in Tennessee at an event on Monday.

07 /26/ 19
Elections

Yesterday’s report from the Senate Intelligence Committee on election interference is a reminder of the threats we face. We have and will continue to remain vigilant so Tennesseans can cast their votes with confidence.

07 /01/ 19
TSLA

Tennesseans take great pride in their magnificent State Capitol building. Architecturally, it is one of America’s premier statehouses and still the working home of state government.

07 /01/ 19
TSLA

As our nation prepares to celebrate Independence Day, the Tennessee State Library & Archives has launched Patriot Paths, a new project that uses Revolutionary War pension records to map the paths that these soldiers took before and a

06 /24/ 19
Executive TSLA

Thirteen Tennessee students took top honors at the 2019 National History Day competition, winning two medals and a special award.

06 /06/ 19
Elections Executive

Four county administrators of elections are being recognized for passing the state certification exam.

05 /30/ 19
Executive TSLA

Tennessee turns 223 Saturday, June 1.

05 /17/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee celebrates its 223 birthday Saturday, June 1! The Tennessee State Library and Archives will put all three of the state’s original constitutions on display to the public in commemoration of Statehood Day.

05 /09/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - New business filings increased 9 percent in the first quarter of 2019 compared to the previous year, according to a new report released Thursday by Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett.

04 /18/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Civil War has touched the life of almost every U.S. citizen but connecting families with complete records can present challenges.

04 /17/ 19
Executive TSLA

After competing against approximately 8,300 students from across the state, 68 winners will represent Tennessee in the final stage of competition at National History Day (NHD) this summer.

04 /04/ 19
Executive TSLA

After months of intensive research and successes at local and regional-level competitions, more than 300 students from across Tennessee will compete at the annual Tennessee History Day (THD) competition on April 13 in downtown Nashville.

03 /18/ 19
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett today appointed the state’s two representatives to the U.S.

03 /12/ 19
Division of Publications Executive Secretary of State

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett today announced the 2019-2020 edition of the Tennessee Blue Book will be dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote.

03 /05/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee State Library and Archives later this month will host a workshop on the newly-redesigned Tennessee Virtual Archive (TeVA).

02 /28/ 19
Executive Secretary of State

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett today was joined by members of the General Assembly, advocates for domestic violence victims and other stakeholders to announce the introduction of the Tennessee Safe at Home Address Confidentiali

01 /31/ 19
Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - New business filings increased more than 10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 compared to the previous year, according to a new report released Thursday by Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett.

01 /24/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Regional eBook and Audiobook Download System (TN R.E.A.D.S.) database has been recognized as one of the most used library services in the world. In 2018, TN R.E.A.D.S.

01 /08/ 19
Executive TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee State Library and Archives announced its newest exhibit, Governors of Tennessee, in conjunction with the 2019 Gubernatorial Inauguration.

12 /19/ 18
Civic Engagement Executive

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett on Wednesday recognized elementary, middle and high school students from across the state for writing outstanding essays on leadership and civic engagement.

12 /18/ 18
Executive Secretary of State

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett on Monday presented First Lady Crissy Haslam with the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS) Medallion Award for her work to support the Tennessee State Library and Archives and progr

11 /26/ 18
Elections TSLA

Over a five-year period, World War I ravaged Europe, the Middle East and parts of North Africa, overturning governments and costing millions of lives.

11 /05/ 18
Executive Secretary of State

Tennesseans will head to the polls across the state Tuesday to vote in the Nov. 6 general election.

11 /01/ 18
Elections Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

10 /29/ 18
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Thanksgiving is a time when many of us reconnect with family members and share stories. At the Tennessee State Library and Archives, families can also explore stories of their relatives who lived generations ago.

10 /01/ 18
TSLA

The Tennessee State Library and Archives is pleased to announce that starting today, Tennesseans will have free online access to the full run of The Tennessean (1812 to today) through the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL). 

08 /20/ 18
Civic Engagement Executive

The Secretary of State’s office is pleased to announce Tennessee’s 2018 Student Mock Election.

08 /14/ 18
Business Services

The Secretary of State’s office is proud to offer a new space to better help customers visiting the William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower in downtown Nashville.

08 /01/ 18
Elections Executive

Tennesseans will head to the polls across the state Thursday to vote in the Aug. 2 primary.

07 /27/ 18
Executive TSLA

History has inspired a number of popular interpretations. In August, the Tennessee State Library and Archives will host a unique event as part of its ongoing workshop series.

07 /19/ 18
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Executive
07 /13/ 18
Elections Executive

Early voting for the Aug. 2 primary begins today.

07 /03/ 18
Elections Executive

Tennesseans who want to vote in the Aug. 2 primary must register to vote Tuesday, July 3, 2018.

06 /11/ 18
Executive TSLA

A host of genealogy records are available at the click of a mouse, but researching solely online will reveal less than 10 percent of all the world’s genealogical records.

06 /05/ 18
Elections Executive

Six county administrators of elections are being recognized for passing the state certification exam.

05 /16/ 18
Executive TSLA

Over a five-year period, World War I ravaged Europe, the Middle East and parts of North Africa, overturning governments and costing millions of lives.

05 /02/ 18
Civic Engagement Executive
The Tennessee Secretary of State’s office is pleased to announce six new members and the continued service of three on the Civic Education and Engagement Advisory Committee.
 
04 /04/ 18
Executive

Former Rep. Tommie F. Brown (D-Chattanooga) hosted a Black History Month program before the 104th Tennessee General Assembly Feb. 23, 2005, to honor the many contributions made by African-American members.

03 /08/ 18
Civic Engagement Executive

The winners of our 2017 civics essay contest are being honored in the Tennessee State Capitol. The students range from kindergarten to 12th grade representing school systems and programs across the state.

03 /01/ 18
Business Services Executive

02 /22/ 18
Executive

For many victims of domestic abuse, stalking and similar crimes, escaping abusers is no easy task.

01 /23/ 18
Executive

The 2017-2018 edition of the Tennessee Blue Book is dedicated to Governor Bill Haslam.

01 /15/ 18
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Newspapers are some of the most valuable resources for piecing together history. On Jan.

12 /18/ 17
Civic Engagement Executive

The Tennessee Secretary of State’s office is pleased to announce the winners of its 2017 civics essay contest, an annual initiative created to encourage students to be actively engaged citizens.

12 /11/ 17
Executive TSLA

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett, Gov. Bill Haslam, Tennessee State Librarian and Archivist Chuck Sherrill and other state leaders officially broke ground on the new home of the Tennessee State Library and Archives Monday.

11 /20/ 17
Business Services Executive

11 /13/ 17
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Executive
10 /03/ 17
Executive TSLA

The Johnson County Public Library is receiving a $100,000 Library Construction Grant from the Tennessee State Library and Archives to expand its current facility.

09 /19/ 17
Civic Engagement Executive
09 /06/ 17
Elections Executive

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett is proud to officially launch the state’s new online voter registration system.

09 /05/ 17
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Executive
08 /17/ 17
Business Services Executive