Politico http://wkyufm.org en Politico: Tennessee Gov. Haslam is the "GOP Star You've Never Heard Of" http://wkyufm.org/post/politico-tennessee-gov-haslam-gop-star-youve-never-heard <p></p><p>WKU Public Radio listeners certainly have heard of Tennesee Gov. Bill Haslam. The 54-year-old Republican from Knoxville has signed into law numerous conservative measures, including tort reform, charter school expansion, and an overhaul of the state's civil service.</p><p>But in <a href="http://www.politico.com/story/2013/02/bill-haslam-the-gop-star-youve-never-heard-of-87859.html" target="_blank">an online profile</a>, Politico describes Haslam as someone who has largely flown under the national radar, despite putting together "one of the most extensive conservative governing records in the country."</p><p>The article says other GOP governors could learn a lot from Haslam this week as the National Governors Association meets in Washington. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 14:07:53 +0000 Kevin Willis 26807 at http://wkyufm.org Politico: Tennessee Gov. Haslam is the "GOP Star You've Never Heard Of"