# Politics in tennessee
Democrats Introduce Legislation Reversing State's Abortion Ban
Proposed law would place reproductive decisions in the hands of women and their doctors. Democratic lawmakers in Tennessee's House and Senate this week announced the introduction of the "Fundamental Right to Reproductive Health Care Act," a bill that would reverse the state's ban on all abortions.
Group of Pastors Calls Gov. Lee's "Day of Prayer" an Empty Gesture
Southern Christian Coalition says Lee's words on faith don't match his deeds. On the eve of a day that Gov. Bill Lee has declared a "statewide day of prayer," a group of Tennessee pastors affiliated with the Southern Christian Coalition lamented the governor's lack of action on justice and referred to his proclamation of the event as an "empty gesture."