Weekly Wrap Up 7-29-21

STATE SENATOR MARK PODY
STANDING STRONG ON PRINCIPLES – SERVING CLAY, CANNON, DEKALB, MACON, SMITH AND WILSON COUNTIES
 
State Senator Mark Pody
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SAVE THE DATE 
The 911 Event – commemorating the 20 year anniversary.  Come join the Conservative Movement, Restoring Patriotic Hope in America.  A full day of events featuring dynamic conservative speakers, panelists, and patriotic music.  Let us unite as patriots of the great USA and remember freedom and honor and never forget those that served. 
For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit   HERE  

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TENNESSEE SALES TAX HOLIDAY 
Tennessee’s traditional sales tax holiday on clothing, school supplies and computers begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 30, 2021, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday.



For 2021, Tennessee’s General Assembly has approved a sales tax holiday on food, food ingredients and prepared food which begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 30, 2021, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, August 5, 2021.
For 2021-2022, the Tennessee General Assembly has approved a sales tax holiday on gun safes and safety devices that begins at 12:01 a.m. on July 1, 2021 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on June 30, 2022. 

For more information visit   HERE


Pictured below from Left to right, Congressman John Rose and his son Guy, Governor Bill Lee, Representative Terri Lynn Weaver, Representative Clark Boyd and myself as we presented the 50th Year Anniversary Resolution to the Smithville Fiddlers Jamboree.Pictured below – Jeanette Dorel Elrod – Classic Ms. Tennessee Tourism 2021, Senior Tennessee USA 2019 and Ms. Wilson County Senior 2016.  We were honored to have her visit the Capitol to make a presentation to Governor Lee.
THE REAL ID ACT OF 2005 
The REAL ID Act of 2005 establishes minimum security standards for license issuance and production and prohibits Federal agencies from accepting for certain purposes driver licenses and identification cards from states not meeting the Act’s minimum standards. Beginning May 3, 2023, all persons must have a REAL ID license for accessing certain Federal buildings, entering nuclear facilities, and boarding commercial flights within the United States. 
For more information, visit   HERE



It is always a pleasure for students to shadow me here at the Capitol. 
Photos above, Jameson Johnson and his dad Howard Johnson from Smithville.  Photo below is Jacob Pedigo and his mother Karen Pedigo from Lafayette.  Jacob led in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America in our Commerce, Labor, Transportation and Ag Sub Committee.
Please come visit my booth at the Wilson County/Tennessee State Fair.  The Fair runs August 12th through August 21st.  For more information on the Fair, please visit HERE.  
PAID FOR BY CAMPAIGN FOR MARK PODY, KRISTINA HIBDON – TREASURER