News & Events

Mays Dismisses Unions’ Claim Against City – Memphis Daily News (July 22, 2014)

Fewer Memphis officers and firemen missing work but resentment, anger remain – Commercial Appeal (July 19, 2014)

Wharton Clarifies He Won’t Propose Sales Tax Ballot Question – Memphis Daily News (July 18, 2014)

Council Moves to Bridge Gaps in Health Coverage Changes – Memphis Daily News (July 17, 2014)

Austin Police Department tries to swoop up Memphis officers – WREG (July 16, 2014)

Free health care clinic for city employees, retirees proposed – WMC-TV (July 15, 2014)

Council Hears Alternatives to Health Insurance Cuts – Memphis Daily News (July 15, 2014)

‘Blue Flu’ weakens; ‘Red Rash’ strengthens – WMC-TV (July 12, 2014)

Police Officers Returning To Work, More Firefighters Calling Out Sick – FOX13 (July 12, 2014)

City’s image is least of police, firefighters union members’ concerns – WMC-TV (July 11, 2014)

‘Blue Flu’ Epidemic Dwindles, But No Compromise Yet – FOX13 (July 11, 2014)

‘Blue Flu’ absences due to sickness not demonstration, MPA President says – WMC-TV (July 10, 2014)

Chamber Head: Hard Choices on City Benefits Necessary – Memphis Daily News (July 10, 2014)

Police, fire departments make sure people who call in sick are home – WREG (July 10, 2014)

MPA President Caught Between Rock and Hard Place – ABC24 (July 10, 2014)

People who hand out city and county tax incentives say Blue Flu isn’t their fault – WREG (July 10, 2014)

Latest on MPD & MFD sick calls – WREG (July 10, 2014)

Budget Reality Informs Response to Sick-Outs – Daily News (July 10, 2014)

Real Life Effects of the City’s Healthcare Changes – ABC24 (July 9, 2014)

Officials Look to Citizens For Help Solving Financial Problems – ABC24 (July 9, 2014)

Former Council Members Chumney and Stout-Mitchell Offer Plan to Resolve City Impasse – Memphis Flyer (July 9, 2014)

Wharton Says City Won’t ‘Split Hairs’ on Blue Flu – Memphis Daily News (July 9, 2014)

Mayor Wharton Responds to Blue Flu Crisis – ABC24 (July 8, 2014)

In Rare Move, Police Confirm Blue Flu – Memphis Daily News (July 8, 2014)

An emotional Fullilove pledges support for MPD protests – WMC-TV (July 8, 2014)

Armstrong Cancels Regular Days Off as Blue Flu Spreads – Memphis Daily News (July 8, 2014)