1. Overview


Improving education in Tennessee for strong families and a strong economy

In the past decade, Tennessee students made some of the strongest gains in the country in student achievement. Still, roughly 70% of the state’s students aren't proficient in core subjects. Our members in Tennessee successfully protected funding for preschool in 2016 citing positive future results for the economy and the U.S. military. Meanwhile, pastors in in Memphis are shepherding the community through a school district merger.


September 25, 2016

Meetings with Members of Congress

Council for a Strong America's law enforcement leaders, business leaders, retired military leaders, evangelical pastors, and athletes meet with members of Congress to make the case for commonsense policies and proven programs that strengthen America.


  1. September 12, 2016

    2016 Citizen-Readiness Index Infographic


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