Tennessee will always love Dolly Parton if one state lawmaker gets his way.
State Rep. John Windle, a Democrat, filed a bill on Wednesday proposing that the country music legend receive a statue at the state Capitol in Nashville.
Celebrating his shared connection to Parton as “hillbillies,” Windle said that the Tennessee native deserved the honor for being universally loved.
“At this point in history, is there a better example, not just in America but in the world, of a leader that is kind, decent, passionate human being?” he asked. “[She’s] a passionate person who loves everyone, and everyone