Who's Bill?

I had two heroes that to my knowledge never rode a horse or shot an outlaw. And instead of carrying bats, they toted briefcases.

Bill Haltom is a father, husband, lawyer and award-winning writer. He is the author of nine books and has been a newspaper and magazine humor columnist for over 25 years. He has served as chair of the editorial boards for four magazines, including the ABA Journal, the flagship publication of the American Bar Association. A popular speaker, Bill has delivered commencement addresses and has been the featured speaker at conventions, banquets and leadership seminars. Bill lives and writes In Memphis and Monteagle, Tennessee.

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CIVICS CLASS, "SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK" DIDN'T PREPARE US FOR MODERN POLITICS

The following is my column from today's issue of The Tennessean, and it is reprinted with the permission of the Tennessee USA Today Network.  

Between partisan fights and filibusters, bills face previously unimaginable roadblocks to becoming laws on the state and federal levels.

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