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26 Oct
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Republican Budget Cuts Hurt Tennessee Families

They are giving tax breaks to giant corporations while cutting vital programs like Medicare Tennessee (October 26, 2017) – House Republicans passed a budget with massive cuts to vital programs like Medicare and Medicaid, all in an effort to give ...

26 Oct
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Tennessee Democrats Reject White Supremacy 

Tennessee Democrats Reject White Supremacy Hate groups are unwelcome in Tennessee Nashville, Tenn. (October 26, 2017) – In response to the white supremacist rallies planned in Tennessee, Mary Mancini, Chair, Tennessee Democratic Party; US Representative Jim Cooper; US Representative Steve Cohen; ...

25 Oct
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Rep. Diane Black Isn’t Sure A Millionaire Is Rich

The Republican gubernatorial candidate is astonishingly out of touch VIDEO: https://youtu.be/Ez3-z6DH3aY Tennessee (October 25, 2017) – Appearing on Fox Business today, Rep. Diane Black wasn’t sure if a million dollars made a person rich. She then went on to ask ...

16 Oct
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TNDP Chair Statement on Rep. Blackburn’s Opioid Bill

Tennessee (October 16, 2017) –  Mary Mancini, Chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party released the following statement regarding the 60 Minutes and Washington Post report on Rep. Blackburn’s bill protecting drug companies during the opioid crisis: “At the crucial time ...

13 Oct
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Trump Throws Thousands of Tennesseans Off Coverage, Raises Premiums for Everyone

Trump Throws Thousands of Tennesseans Off Coverage, Raises Premiums for Everyone Executive order is in line with Republican efforts to repeal ACA Tennessee (October 13, 2017) –  The Trump administration just announced they will cease Cost Sharing Reduction payments that ...

12 Oct
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Blackburn Welcomes Dark Money From Special Interests

Organization that opened the floodgates of outside money endorses Blackburn for Senate Tennessee (October 11, 2017) –  The conservative organization that opened the floodgates to allow unlimited spending into the election process, Citizens United, endorsed Marsha Blackburn for US Senate ...

06 Oct
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TNDP Chair Statement on the Trump Administration Rollback of the Birth Control Coverage Requirement

Nashville, Tenn. (October 6, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement on the Trump Administration rollback of the federal requirement for employers to include birth control coverage in their health care plans: “This ...

05 Oct
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TNDP Chair Statement on Rep. Marsha Blackburn Running For US Senate

Nashville, Tenn. (October 5, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement on Rep. Marsha Blackburn running for the US Senate: “Since taking office, Rep. Marsha Blackburn has consistently put her political party ahead ...

05 Oct
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TNDP Chair Statement on Sen. Mark Green Running for Congress

Nashville, Tenn. (October 5, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement on Sen. Mark Green running for US Congress: “If Tennesseans want someone to go to Washington to protect their health care, Senator ...

02 Oct
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TNDP Chair Statement on The Tragedy in Las Vegas

Nashville, Tenn. (October 2, 2017) – Mary Mancini, Chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement on the tragedy in Las Vegas: “As we endure another senseless tragedy and grieve for those who have been lost and their families, ...