WATCH: Gov. Bill Lee visits Memphis elementary school

Gov. Lee visits Memphis school

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee visited Memphis Friday where he toured Journey Hanley Elementary School.

He applauded the school and educators across the state for how they’ve handled the pandemic’s impact on the last two school years.

Lee said the state has an enormous opportunity as a result of federal funding from the pandemic, and the state wants to partner with schools on how to best direct the funds.

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