Author Archives: Director of Communications

23 May
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The 2017 TNDP Three Star Jackson Day Is A Huge Success

The 2017 TNDP Three Star Jackson Day Is A Huge Success 800 Democrats celebrate in Nashville and rally for the work ahead Nashville, Tenn. (May 22, 2017) – On Friday, May 19, 800 Tennessee Democrats from across the state gathered ...

12 May
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Senator Corker Must Honor His Promise Of An Independent Investigation Into Trump-Russia Collusion

Senator Corker Must Honor His Promise Of An Independent Investigation Into Trump-Russia Collusion Nashville, Tenn. (May 9, 2017) – On April 18, Senator Corker told a room full of Tennesseans that if the chairmen of the Senate Intelligence Committee informed ...

11 May
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Is Tennessee State Government Marketing Outsourcing for Corporations?

Is Tennessee State Government Marketing Outsourcing for Corporations? Nashville, Tenn. (May 1, 2017) – Since taking office, Governor Bill Haslam has made outsourcing state government services a priority of his administration. The first major contract, valued at $330 million, went ...

08 May
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TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON GOV. HASLAM SIGNING LGBT ERASURE BILL

TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON GOV. HASLAM SIGNING LGBT ERASURE BILL Nashville, Tenn. (May 5, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement on Gov. Haslam signing the LGBT Erasure Bill: “Governor Haslam has signed ...

08 May
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ACTIONS ON HEALTH CARE SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS

ACTIONS ON HEALTH CARE SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS  Republicans in Washington and Nashville have an abysmal record on health care. Nashville, Tenn. (May 4, 2017) – As people of faith across the country recognize the National Day of Prayer, elected ...

03 May
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TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT IN SOLIDARITY WITH RAILROAD TRACK WORKERS

TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT IN SOLIDARITY WITH RAILROAD TRACK WORKERS Nashville, Tenn. (May 3, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement the The Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees (BMWED) protest for health care: ...

01 May
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Democrats Train to Resist, Persist and Win

Democratic County Parties from across Tennessee gathered in Murfreesboro Saturday for a statewide conference called “Resist, Persist and Win,” aimed at training best practices on grassroots organizing and supporting local campaigns. Over 250 local activists discussed effective strategies on how ...

25 Apr
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TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON THE RGA’S DISHONEST ATTACK ON MAYOR DEAN

TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON THE RGA’S DISHONEST ATTACK ON MAYOR DEAN Nashville, Tenn. (April 25, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement the Republican Governor’s Association dishonest attack on Mayor Karl Dean:” “Because ...

25 Apr
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Failure of Commonsense Policy Will Cost Lives

  Failure of Commonsense Policy Will Cost Lives Nashville, Tenn. (April 24, 2017) – Yesterday, a policy to help combat the loss of life from the ongoing opioid epidemic was voted down in the Tennessee State Senate. Senator Lee Harris’ ...

17 Apr
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Record Participation in Democratic County Party Reorganization

  Record Participation in Democratic County Party Reorganization Nashville, Tenn. (April 17, 2017) – Over the past few weeks, thousands of Tennesseans gathered and reorganized 84 of 92 eligible county parties, and elected 52 new county party chairs. The change ...