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Former Governor’s Radio Spot Highlights Stewart’s Focus on Solutions — Not Politics
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Former Gov. Phil Bredesen is throwing his support behind Eric Stewart for Congress, calling the state senator “a man we Tennesseans can be proud to send to Washington” in an radio advertisement playing throughout the 4th [...]Continue Reading →
On September 9, 2011 By TNDP
1-in-10 hunting for jobs—Republican lawmaker says Tennessee ‘too easy’ on job seekers NASHVILLE — Tennessee Democratic Party Chairman Chip Forrester called out Republican lawmakers Thursday for being “out of touch with reality” on growing the state economy and assisting Tennessee’s 300,000 job seekers. “We don’t have a shortage of work ethic in Tennessee, we have [...]Continue Reading →
On May 2, 2011 By TNDP
By State Sen. Lowe Finney
Gov. Bill Haslam’s announcement concerning the restructuring of the Department of Economic and Community Development came as a surprise to both of us, as well as to our constituents. The department is generally recognized as one of the best in the country, and Tennessee has repeatedly been named one of [...]Continue Reading →
Big Money Bash During Legislative Session Likely Breaks Election Finance Laws
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Chip Forrester issued the following statement today condemning the state G.O.P.’s high-dollar fundraiser being hosted by Gov. Bill Haslam at the Governor’s mansion tonight:
We’re now 77 days into Gov. Bill Haslam’s first term. In that [...]Continue Reading →
On September 21, 2009 By TNDP
State House District 62 candidate Ty Cobb understands hard work, family commitment and compassion are values all of us share. As a member of the General Assembly, he will be a strong voice for the people of Bedford, Lincoln and Rutherford counties.
Ty realizes that good roads, schools and utilities are vital for the kinds [...]Continue Reading →
NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Democratic Party today announced plans to reschedule its annual Jackson Day fundraiser for late summer 2009 due to logistical and scheduling issues. The event had been set for May 30. A new date and location will be announced shortly.
Headlining the rescheduled event will be Governor Phil Bredesen, Democratic Leadership [...]Continue Reading →
On October 27, 2008 By TNDP
A recent Tennessean voter poll affirmed Phil Bredesen as an outstanding governor who has managed the state economy responsibly during the recent downturn. Bredesen and the Democrats are probably the most likely to receive the support of voters this November because of their avoidance of wedge issues and their knowledge and competence on Tennessee budgetary issues.
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Governor Bredesen and state Senator Mike Williams toured the Rogersville Farm Co-op yesterday. From the Kingsport Times News:
ROGERSVILLE — Gov. Phil Bredesen visited the Rogersville Farmers Co-op Monday to talk about his farm funding programs and observe a demonstration on how some equipment purchased with that funding works.
Yesterday, Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen delivered the follwing endorsement and fundraising appeal on behalf of the Tuke for Tennessee campaign:
Earlier today, Andrea and I contributed to Bob Tuke’s campaign for U.S. Senate and I hope you’ll join us in helping Bob right away.
I have endorsed Bob’s candidacy for many reasons, but chief [...]Continue Reading →
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