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Bill Jenkins
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Tennessee’s 1st district
In office
January 3, 1997 â€“ January 3, 2007
Preceded by Jimmy Quillen
Succeeded by David Davis
75th Speaker of the Tennessee House of Representatives
In office
January 1969 â€“ May 1970
Governor Buford Ellington
Preceded by James H. Cummings
Succeeded by James R. McKinney
Member of the
Tennessee House of Representatives
In office
January 1963 â€“ May 1970
Preceded by Hugh S. Moles
Succeeded by Bruce Hurley
Personal details
Born (1936-11-29) November 29, 1936 (age 80)
Detroit, Michigan
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Kathryn Jenkins
Residence Rogersville, Tennessee
Alma mater Tennessee Tech University
University of Tennessee
Occupation attorney, farmer
Religion Baptist

Ronald Reagan’s well documented final battles with Alzheimer’s disease were fought with the same conviction and courage that his many public battles were fought.
William L. Jenkins
The current diversity visa program does a disservice to our immigration policy and to those immigrants who have moved through the more traditional process that allows them to lawfully reside in this country.
William L. Jenkins
Throughout his life, Ronald Reagan believed America is capable of great things and its people could and would lead the way if left unburdened by taxation and regulation.
William L. Jenkins
Often dismissed or underestimated by political opponents, President Reagan had the most valuable weapon in the political arsenal: a bond with the people.
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In 1980, a nation in need of change selected Ronald Reagan to restore the shine to a tarnished America.
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Since the turn of the 20th century, members of the Jewish community in Upper East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia have been meeting together to celebrate and worship.
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President Reagan always gave the credit to the American people and American ideals. He treated his job as a valuable temporary loan from the American people, a loan that should be respected and returned with dutiful appreciation.
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The stories have been told so often by those of us who supported President Reagan over the years that they seem mundane, almost like a fictional novel or a movie script.
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Many states rely on sales tax as their principle source of revenue and do not have a State income tax.
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Unfortunately, the current format for this lottery program are subject to fraud and abuse and leave our nation exposed to those who may seek to do harm on American soil.
William L. Jenkins
Over the course of two terms, President Reagan revolutionized the Republican Party and changed the political atmosphere in a way still being felt today.
William L. Jenkins