Board of Regents vice chairman Bobby Thomas answers questions about the process used to hire the system's next chancellor and admits that changing the job description gave John Morgan "considerable edge" over other candidates. Watch Sen. Bill Ketron's interview on this topic here.
Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen will leave office in a few months with no shortage of accomplishments to his name. Not among them will be his defense of the way the Board of Regents rigged its selection process for chancellor so that Deputy Gov. John Morgan would slip effortlessly into the job.