Category Archives: News

27 May


TNDP CHAIR: “REPUBLICAN CORRUPTION GOES ALL THE WAY TO THEIR ROOTS” NASHVILLE, TN (MAY 27, 2016) — Tennessee Democratic Party Chair, Mary Mancini, released the following statement regarding the arrest of Rutherford County Sheriff Republican Robert Arnold: “From Washington, D.C. ...

04 May

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair: “Trump Most Dangerous Nominee in History”

Nashville, TN (May 4, 2016) — Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement regarding the ‘Real’ Donald Trump and his connection to Tennessee Republicans: “Donald Trump has built his campaign on fear, stoking the embers of racism, ...

28 Apr

TNDP Chair Mary Mancini Denounces Haslam’s Decision to sign Counseling Bill

Nashville, Tenn. (April 28, 2016) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair, Mary Mancini denounces Governor Haslam’s decision to sign the discriminatory counseling bill passed by the Tennessee Legislature into law. “Governor Haslam has done a dangerous disservice to the people of Tennessee ...

26 Apr

TNDP Chair Questions Speaker Harwell’s Task Force Meeting

NASHVILLE, TN ( April26, 2016) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair, Mary Mancini questions the actions of Speaker Harwell regarding the Healthcare “Task Force” meeting time and place. “Speaker Harwell is trying her very best to hide her sham of a ...

07 Apr

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Calls Speaker Harwell’s Action on Rep. Durham “Pathetic”

Nashville, Tenn. (April 7, 2016)– TNDP chair Mary Mancini held a press conference today at Legislative Plaza and called Speaker Harwell’s response to the AG report against Rep. Durham “pathetic”. “Speaker Harwell’s actions are pathetic. Where was her concern for ...

05 Apr

TNDP Questions Sen. Kelsey’s Campaign Site Link on State Website

Nashville, Tenn, (April 5, 2016) — The Tennessee Democratic Party pointed today to the possible ethics violation made by Sen. Brian Kelsey (R-Germantown). The alleged violation stems from linking his official State of Tennessee General Assembly web page  to his ...

01 Apr

Tennessee Democratic Party Announces Jackson Day Speaker

Nashville, Tenn, (April 1, 2016) -The Tennessee Democratic Party’s historic Jackson Day Dinner will be headlined this year by national political strategist James Carville on May 7, 2016. James Carville is the nation’s best-known political consultant and a best-selling author. ...

01 Apr

TNDP to hold Executive Committee Meeting, At-Large Delegate Selection

The Tennessee Democratic Party will be holding an Executive Committee meeting to elect at-large and PLEO (Party Leader and Elected Official) delegates to send to the Democratic Convention in Philadelphia. The meeting will be held at at the IBEW local ...

24 Mar

TNDP Chair Links “Loser Pays” Bill to Rep. Jeremy Durham Cover-Up; Calls it “Durham Rule”

Nashville, Tenn. (March 24, 2016) — Tennessee Democratic Party chair Mary Mancini releases a statement connecting the “loser pays” legislation to the Rep. Jeremy Durham cover-up by Tennessee Republican Leaders. “It’s not enough that Tennessee Republican leaders swept their knowledge ...

22 Mar

Tennessee Democratic Chair Voices Concern on Defeat of “Makayla’s Law”; Secret GOP Pre-Meetings

Nashville, Tenn (March 22, 2016) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chairwoman Mary Mancini released the following statement on the Republican vote to defeat MaKayla’s Law in the House Civil Justice committee today: “It’s disturbing enough that we lose so many children ...