News Releases Archive

2021

October

October 18, 2021 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Secretary of State
During Charity Fraud Awareness Week Secretary Hargett Reminds Tennesseans of Ways to Avoid Scams When Giving
October 14, 2021 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Tennessee State Library & Archives Joins Tennessee Timeline Festival
October 6, 2021 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Second Saturday Tours of the Tennessee State Library & Archives End This Week

September

September 29, 2021 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Clay, Union and Washington County Election Administrators Earn State Certification
September 28, 2021 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennesseans Encouraged to Register to Vote on National Voter Registration Day
September 8, 2021 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Tennessee State Library & Archives Offers Tours This Saturday
September 1, 2021 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee Secretary of State Celebrates National Voter Registration Month

August

August 26, 2021 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Stamp Your Passport to Tennessee History
August 23, 2021 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Secretary of State
Secretary Hargett Encourages Tennesseans to be Wary of Scams When Donating to Flood Relief
August 12, 2021 -
Civic Engagement
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee Secretary of State Launches High School Voter Registration Award

July

June

May

May 27, 2021 -
Business Services
Executive
Secretary of State
Historic Surge in New Business Filings Signals Renewed Confidence in Economy
May 19, 2021 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Tennessee’s State Constitutions on Display for Statehood Day

April

April 28, 2021 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Former State Rep. Jimmy Eldridge Appointed to Tennessee State Election Commission
April 19, 2021 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Tennessee State Library and Archives Now Open in New Location
April 7, 2021 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Tennessee State Library and Archives to Host Open House for New Building

March

February

February 25, 2021 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
New Tennessee State Library and Archives Building Set to Open in April

January

2020

December

December 27, 2020 -
Business Services
Secretary of State
Secretary of State’s Downtown Nashville Offices Closed Monday
December 22, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Three County Election Administrators Earn State Certification
December 14, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee’s Electors Cast Electoral College Ballots
December 2, 2020 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Give the Gift of Tennessee History

November

November 4, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee Breaks Voter Turnout and Participation Records
November 2, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee Division of Elections has Official Election Day Hotline

October

October 31, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Everything Voters Need to Know for the November 3 Presidential Election
October 30, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Half of Tennessee’s Registered Voters Have Already Cast Their Ballots
October 30, 2020 -
Civic Engagement
Executive
Secretary of State
More Than 37 Thousand Students from 262 Schools Participate in Tennessee’s Student Mock Election
October 29, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Early and Absentee Voting Turnout Tops 2.1 Million
October 29, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Today is the Last Day of Early Voting
October 27, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee Smashes Early Voting Record
October 26, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Early Voting Ends Thursday
October 23, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
The Last Saturday to Vote Early
October 21, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
More Than a Million Tennesseans Have Voted Early
October 19, 2020 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Secretary of State
Secretary Hargett Reminds Tennesseans of State Resources During Charity Fraud Awareness Week
October 16, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
1 Out of 10 Registered Voters in Tennessee Have Already Cast Their Ballots
October 15, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee Breaks First Day of Early Voting Record
October 14, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Early Voting for the Nov. 3 Election Starts Tomorrow
October 12, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Secretary Hargett Presents NASS Medallion Award to the Nashville Predators
October 12, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Secretary Hargett Presents a NASS Medallion Award to Memphis Grizzlies' Jaren Jackson Jr.
October 7, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Early Voting for the Nov. 3 Election Starts Next Week

September

September 28, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Want to Vote in the Nov. 3 Election? Oct. 5 is the Registration Deadline
September 23, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Absentee By-mail Voters Can Track Their Ballot Online
September 21, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee Secretary of State Launches 2020 Election FAQ Video Series
September 14, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Tennesseans Can Honor a Service Member with their Vote
September 10, 2020 -
Civic Engagement
Executive
Registration is Now Open for Tennessee’s 2020 Student Mock Election

August

August 19, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Voters Are Encouraged to Prepare Now to Vote in November Election
August 6, 2020 -
Executive
Secretary of State
Secretary Hargett Encourages Voters to Use Official Election Day Hotline

July

June

April

April 17, 2020 -
Communications
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee Students Advance to National History Day Competition
April 15, 2020 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Communications
Executive
Secretary of State
Secretary Hargett Warns Tennesseans to be Wary of Tornado Relief Scams
April 7, 2020 -
Communications
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Tennessee Public Libraries Continue to Serve Despite Building Closures

March

March 11, 2020 -
Executive
Secretary of State
TSLA
Tennessee State Library and Archives Provides Vital Records for REAL ID
March 5, 2020 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Communications
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennesseans Urged to Use Caution When Giving to Tornado Victims
March 2, 2020 -
Communications
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Everything Voters Need to Know for the March 3 Presidential Preference Primary

February

February 25, 2020 -
Business Services
Executive
Tennessee’s Business Filings Show Continued Growth
February 24, 2020 -
Communications
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Early Voting Ends Tuesday
February 21, 2020 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Tomorrow is the Last Saturday to Vote Early
February 14, 2020 -
Communications
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Secretary Hargett and Elected Officials Celebrate Northwest Tennessee Libraries
February 11, 2020 -
Communications
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Early Voting Set to Begin Across Tennessee

January

January 27, 2020 -
Communications
Elections
Executive
Secretary of State
Secretary of State and Nashville Predators Announce Partnership
January 13, 2020 -
Division of Publications
Executive
Secretary of State
Tennessee Blue Book 2019-2020 Edition Honors Women’s Suffrage
2019

December

December 3, 2019 -
Elections
Executive
2020 Presidential Preference Primary Ballot Set

November

October

September

August

July

June

June 24, 2019 -
Executive
TSLA
Tennessee Students Shine at National History Day
June 6, 2019 -
Elections
Executive
Four County Elections Officials Pass Certification Exam

May

April

March

February

January

2018

December

November

October

September

August

August 27, 2018 -
Business Services
Tennessee’s Economy Continues Significant Growth
August 20, 2018 -
Civic Engagement
Executive
Registration Now Open for Tennessee’s Student Mock Election
August 14, 2018 -
Business Services
New Customer Counter Now Open
August 1, 2018 -
Elections
Executive
Everything Voters Need to Know for the Aug. 2 Primary

July

July 23, 2018 -
Business Services
Executive
Claims Being Accepted in Settlement With SCC, LLC
July 19, 2018 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Tennessee Joins FTC, Other States to Combat Fraudulent Veterans Charities
July 13, 2018 -
Elections
Executive
Early Voting Begins Across Tennessee
July 5, 2018 -
Elections
Executive
Dedicate Your Vote with Honor Vote
July 3, 2018 -
Elections
Executive
Want to Vote Aug. 2? Registration Deadline is July 3

June

May

April

March

February

January

2017

December

November

November 20, 2017 -
Business Services
Executive
Tennessee Economy Reaches Sixth Year of Positive Growth
November 13, 2017 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Tennessee Joins 24 Other States to Dissolve Deceptive Veterans Charity

October

September

September 19, 2017 -
Civic Engagement
Executive
Student Essay Contest to Focus on Citizenship
September 18, 2017 -
Executive
TSLA
Library and Archives Hosts Free “Folklife” Event
September 6, 2017 -
Elections
Executive
Tennesseans Can Now Register To Vote Online
September 5, 2017 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Sec. Hargett: Use Caution When Helping Hurricane Victims

August

August 17, 2017 -
Business Services
Executive
Tennessee's Economy Shows Continued Momentum

June

May

April

March

February

February 17, 2017 -
Business Services
Executive
Indictment, Arrests Highlight Why Legislation is Needed
February 16, 2017 -
Executive
TSLA
Obion River Regional Library Hosts Legislative Day
February 14, 2017 -
Business Services
Executive
Economic Indicators Point to Continued Growth

January

2016

December

November

November 30, 2016 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Tennesseans Urged to Use Caution When Giving to Gatlinburg Fire Victims
November 7, 2016 -
Elections
Executive
Everything You Need to Know to #GoVoteTN Tuesday
November 4, 2016 -
Elections
Executive
Tennesseans Break Another Early Voting Record
November 2, 2016 -
Civic Engagement
Executive
Donald Trump Wins Tennessee Student Mock Election

October

September

August

August 24, 2016 -
Civic Engagement
Executive
Essay Contest Announced as Student Mock Election Interest Climbs
August 18, 2016 -
Business Services
Executive
Tennessee's Economy Grows for 19th Consecutive Quarter
August 16, 2016 -
Business Services
Executive
Foreign Business Entities Can Now File Online
August 11, 2016 -
Civic Engagement
Elections
Executive
Students Invited to Participate in Tennessee's First Ever Student Mock Election
August 3, 2016 -
Elections
Executive
Prepare Now to #GoVoteTN Thursday

July

June

May

April

April 19, 2016 -
Civic Engagement
Elections
Executive
Online Voter Registration Bill Passes General Assembly
April 11, 2016 -
Executive
TSLA
Young Historians Advance to National Competition

March

March 30, 2016 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Fake Cancer Charities Shutdown, Leader Agrees to Lifetime Ban
March 16, 2016 -
Executive
TSLA
Free Workshop Series: Finding World War I Ancestors
March 10, 2016 -
Business Services
Executive
Business Services Launches Annual Report How-To Videos
March 3, 2016 -
Elections
Executive
Tennesseans Break Primary Voting Record

February

February 29, 2016 -
Elections
Executive
Prepare Now to #GoVoteTN in the March 1 "SEC Primary"
February 24, 2016 -
Elections
Executive
Tennesseans Shatter Early Voting Record
February 22, 2016 -
Elections
Executive
Early Voting Ends Tuesday
February 22, 2016 -
Business Services
Executive
Tennessee's Economy Just Keeps Growing
February 19, 2016 -
Elections
Executive
Saturday is Last Weekend Opportunity to Vote Early
February 10, 2016 -
Executive
TSLA
Library and Archives Distributes Grant Funds
February 10, 2016 -
Civic Engagement
Elections
Executive
Early Voting Begins Across Tennessee
February 3, 2016 -
Executive
TSLA
Internet Usage Survey Now Available
February 1, 2016 -
Civic Engagement
Elections
Executive
Dedicate Your Vote with Honor Vote

January

January 28, 2016 -
Civic Engagement
Elections
Executive
Voter Registration Deadline, Early Voting Nearing for SEC Primary
January 15, 2016 -
Civic Engagement
Elections
Executive
Why Tennessee Needs Online Voter Registration
January 8, 2016 -
Executive
TSLA
Library and Archives' New Deal Exhibit Extended
January 4, 2016 -
Business Services
Executive
For Profit Benefit Corporation Formations Now Available
2015

December

December 17, 2015 -
Elections
Executive
2016 SEC Primary Ballot Now Set
December 2, 2015 -
Executive
TSLA
VIDEO: Held in Trust: Tennessee's Library and Archives

November

November 19, 2015 -
Business Services
Executive
Tennessee Economy Continues to Experience Steady Growth
November 16, 2015 -
Division of Publications
Executive
2015-2016 Blue Book to Honor Sen. Howard Baker
November 2, 2015 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
#BinCheck Violations Now Being Strictly Enforced

October

September

September 8, 2015 -
Business Services
Executive
Business Services Letters Go Yellow, White For A Reason
September 1, 2015 -
Elections
Executive
Use #GoVoteTN During National Voter Registration Month

August

July

July 1, 2015 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Use #BinCheck For New Donation Bin Law Starting July 1

June

May

May 26, 2015 -
Executive
TSLA
"Oll and Toad" - A Civil War Love Story
May 19, 2015 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Secretary Hargett Joins Federal, State Crackdown on Four Cancer Charities
May 15, 2015 -
Business Services
Executive
Division of Business Services Announces Online Assumed Name Filings
May 6, 2015 -
Elections
Executive
New State Election Commission Term Begins

April

April 15, 2015 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Professional Solicitor Faces Civil Penalties For Wrongly Representing The Arc Of Davidson County
April 15, 2015 -
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming
Executive
Professional Solicitor Faces Civil Penalties For Targeting Law Enforcement Organizations
April 8, 2015 -
Executive
TSLA
"Perfect 36" Documentary To Highlight Tennessee

March

March 27, 2015 -
Elections
Executive
Secretary Tre Hargett Recognizes Elections Officials
March 19, 2015 -
Executive
TSLA
Tennessee Students Win History Day Special Awards

January

2014

December

November

November 20, 2014 -
Executive
Businesses: Beware of Misleading Solicitation