Category Archives: Blog

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 ...

08 Sep
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TNDP Denounces Republican Sheriff’s Corruption

Nashville, Tenn. (September 8, 2016) — Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini releases the following statement regarding the unethical and possibly illegal actions of Rutherford County Republican Sheriff Robert Arnold. “Tennessee Republican corruption goes all the way to the core. ...

07 Sep
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State Democratic Party Makes Statement Praising Marine Week

Nashville, Tenn. (September 7, 2016) — State Democratic Party chair Mary Mancini releases a statement praising the hard work and dedication of the U.S. Marine Corp. and Marine Week taking place in Nashville, Tennessee this week. “It is an honor ...

01 Sep
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TNDP Correction to Previous Release

On the afternoon of August 29th, we received a call from Rep. Andy Holt asking us to retract the statement we made yesterday that he fired the Weakley County Election Administrator. Our retraction statement is below. “Our recent press release ...

31 Aug
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Durham Reports Expose More Republican Corruption

Nashville, TN (August 30, 2016) — The Tennessean’s recent report of Republican Representative Jeremy Durham’s misuse of campaign contributions is shining another light on the corruption inside the Tennessee Republican Party political machine. The story details how Rep. Durham invested ...

29 Aug
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STATE REPUBLICANS PASS LAW TO FORCE DEMOCRAT OFF SEVIER COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION

Nashville, TN (August 29, 2016) — A new state law passed by Tennessee Republicans during the last legislative session forced the removal of the chair of the Sevier County Election Commission, Democrat Michael Fitzgibbons. The new state law requires that ...

26 Aug
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TNDP Statement on Women’s Equality Day

Nashville, Tn – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini makes a statement on Women’s Equality Day. “Today I was lucky enough to attend the unveiling of the Alan LeQuire’s new Women Suffrage Monument in Centennial Park in Nashville along with ...

08 Aug
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Democrats Celebrate 51st Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act

Nashville, TN (August 8, 2016) — On its 51st anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, TNDP Chair Mary Mancini calls on voters to support Democrats in November to ensure full reinstatement: “Our constitutional right to vote is at the heart ...

04 Aug
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State Democratic Party Chair Says Voters Have Clear Choice Between Two Parties

NASHVILLE, TENN. (August 4, 2016) – Chair Mary Mancini made a statement on the state’s Primary Election Night. “Throughout the primary election, Democratic candidates from all across the state have proven that they are ready to lead and are working ...

04 Aug
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State Democratic Party Chair Releases Statement on Passing of Jane Eskind

Nashville, TN — Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement on the passing of political legend, Jane Eskind. “Imagine how unbreakable the glass ceiling in Tennessee must have looked in 1964 when Jane Eskind began her work ...

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