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Chamber blasts Rep. Niceley

In an unusual move that will undoubtedly have sparks flying in Nashville, the Knoxville Chamber today labeled state Rep. Frank Niceley as ‘hostile to business.’

The chamber detailed its objections to five bills sponsored by the Strawberry Plains Republican that, in the words of the chamber, would be ” burdensome to businesses and limit economic development.”

I don’t recall the chamber ever being this harsh and slapping this label on a local Rep.

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