Category Archives: News

11 Nov

Veterans Day Statement

  Today is Veterans Day, the day we honor those who have served our nation through their military service. As Americans, we know that their service keeps our nation safe. We also know that we have an obligation to honor ...

06 Nov

Join TNDP and watch the First in the South Presidential Candidates Forum tonight!

The Tennessee Democratic Party is thrilled to be a co-host of the First in the South Presidential Candidates Forum moderated by MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow this evening, Friday, November 6, 8PM EST. We hope you will tune in and join fellow Democrats and ...

03 Nov

After Jackson Day, real work begins

 Wow! What a night! Jackson Day 2015 was an incredible success and I can’t thank enough all who traveled from across Tennessee to join us in celebrating our Tennessee Democratic Party. Not only was it a dynamic and fun evening, but there was an ...

02 Nov

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini Releases Statement on the Passing of Senator Fred Thompson

Nashville, Tenn. (November 1, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released  the following statement on the passing of former United States Senator Fred Thompson: “I would like to express my sincere condolences to the family of Senator Fred ...

01 Nov

Tennessee Democratic Party to Cohost Presidential Candidate Forum with South Carolina Democratic Party and Other Southern State Parties

Nashville, Tenn. (October 30, 2015) – Earlier this month, the South Carolina Democratic Party announced that Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley, and US Senator Bernie Sanders will attend the First in the South Presidential Candidates ...

17 Oct

Chair on Haslam Hiding behind Emails

TNDP Chair Mary Mancini on Governor Haslam Advising His Staff to Keep Emails Secret Nashville, Tenn. ( October 17, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement regarding the secrecy and lack of transparency endemic to Governor ...

16 Oct

Jackson Day is Sold Out!

HOLD THE PRESSES! Tennessee Democrats! Jackson Day 2015 is sold out!   Many of you have heard me say “It is a good time to be a Democrat in Tennessee.” It’s true! Democrats in Tennessee are enthusiastic and excited about welcoming ...

13 Oct

GOP Presidential Candidates, Stop coming to Tennessee with your Broken Dreams and Failed Policies

Republican presidential candidates just can’t seem to get enough of Tennessee. It’s almost as if they’re auditioning — without much talent — to be the leader of our nation. And their appearances are keeping us busy! With the deluge of ...

06 Oct

Jackson Day Award Preview

As we count down to the 2015 Jackson Day Dinner, we want to remind you to add Friday, October 23 to your calendar so you can plan on joining Democrats from all over the great state of Tennessee in fun and ...

02 Oct

After Umpqua

First, a Democrat has been in the White House for 7 years and has yet to make a move to take anyone guns away. Second, we are not “politicizing” a tragedy. Random acts of gun violence and mass murder are ...