Author Archives: Director of Communications

24 Sep

Join TNDP and Debbie Wasserman Schultz for Jackson Day – Davidson

You’re invited to the Tennessee Democratic Party’s Jackson Day Celebration 2015 to be held Friday, October 23 from 7 to 9 p.m. CDT, at the spectacular OZ Arts Nashville, 6172 Cockrill Bend Circle, Nashville, TN 37209. This year’s keynote speaker is the ...

23 Sep

Republicans Continue to Spend while Requiring State Workers To Cut Back

Recent news is just chock-full of Tennessee Republicans and their lack of transparency, lack of accountability, and cronyism. After they voted down Insure Tennessee and after Governor Haslam told state agencies to prepare for budget cuts for the second year ...

23 Sep

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini Statement on Volkswagen

Nashville, Tenn. (September 23, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini has released the following statement over Volkswagen’s emissions testing.  “Volkswagen clearly made a mistake and they will have to be held accountable for that. But they are good corporate citizens here ...

22 Sep

Tennessee Democratic Party Announces Workshops on Becoming a Delegate to the 2016 Democratic National Convention

Nashville, Tenn. (September 22, 2015) – As Democrats prepare to chose their Presidential nominee at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia next year, the Tennessee Democratic Party will hold a series of workshops for those interested in becoming a delegate ...

21 Sep

DNC Chair Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz 
to deliver Keynote Speech at TNDP’s 2015 Annual Jackson Day Dinner

Nashville, Tenn. (September 21, 2015) – The Tennessee Democratic Party is pleased to announce that Democratic National Committee Chair and Florida Congresswoman Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Jackson Day Dinner. “Tennessee Democrats are ...

17 Sep

Now We Know

“If you look at his (Haslam’s) history of privatization, there’s really not a good policy reason for it,
unless you have a problem with the idea of public employees.” — Democratic House Caucus Leader Mike Stewart Fellow Democrats, Before we just thought he did. Now ...

05 Sep

A Labor Day Message from Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini

“Our idea of what constitutes social good has advanced with the procession of the ages, from those desperate times when just to keep body and soul together was an achievement, to the great present when “good” includes an agreeable, stable ...

04 Sep

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair’s Labor Day Message to Governor Haslam: Offering hardworking Tennesseans as cheap labor doesn’t grow Tennessee’s middle class

  Nashville, Tenn. (September 4, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement criticizing Governor Haslam’s attempt to lure international businesses to Tennessee with promises of a cheap labor force: “It is disturbing that ahead of ...

03 Sep

Get Ready for Jackson Day 2015

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini is thrilled to announce a speaker and a date for the upcoming 2015 Jackson Day.  KEYNOTE SPEAKER Debbie Wasserman Schultz DATE  Friday, October 23 SEE YOU THERE! Check for event location/time update

01 Sep

DNC Approves Tennessee Democratic Party’s Delegate Selection Plan

DNC Approves Tennessee Democratic Party’s Delegate Selection Plan Nashville, Tenn. (September 1, 2015) – The Tennessee Democratic Party’s 2016 Delegate Selection and Affirmative Action Plan has been adopted by the TNDP’s Executive Committee and approved by the Democratic National Committee’s Rules ...