Category Archives: News

05 Jan
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tennessee Democratic Party Chair to Commends President Obama, Sensible Gun Control

Nashville, Tenn. (January 5, 2016) – On Tuesday the Tennessee Democratic Party Chair, Mary Mancini commended President Obama’s action on gun control. “President Obama’s bold action on background checks will help to ensure that our communities are safe and that ...

05 Jan
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TNDP Chair Mancini releases statement about the priorities of Speaker Beth Harwell and Rep. Jeremy Durham’s inappropriate behavior.

Nashville, Tenn. (January 5, 2016) — On Tuesday, Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini questioned Speaker Harwell’s priorities and asked once again that Republican leadership hold Rep. Jeremy Durham accountable for his behavior. “Yesterday, Speaker Harwell (R-Nashville) backtracked on her ...

04 Jan
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tennessee Democratic Party announces new Communications Director, Deputy Communications Director

Nashville, Tenn. (January 4, 2016) – Chair Mary Mancini announced today that Spencer Bowers has been hired as Communications Director for the Tennessee Democratic Party. Bowers comes to the TNDP after working as a consultant on many state and national ...

04 Jan
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tennessee Democratic Party Chair to Republican State House Leaders: “Condemn Rep. Holt’s Reckless Statements.”

  Nashville, Tenn. (January 4, 2016) – On Monday the Tennessee Democratic Party Chair, Mary Mancini, called on Republican House Speaker Beth Harwell, Governor Bill Haslam, and other Republican leaders to disavow the statements made by Republican Representative Andy Holt. ...

11 Dec
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tennessee Democratic Party Chair to Lt. Governor Ron Ramsey: When will “heads roll” over stalled access to affordable health care?

  Nashville, Tenn. (December 11, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement addressing Lt. Governor Ron Ramsey, Tennessee Republicans, and their misplaced priorities:   “Lt. Governor Ron Ramsey continues to create a smokescreen for Tennessee ...

08 Dec
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mancini calls on Tennessee Republicans to Reject Trump’s Dangerous Rhetoric and Plan

Nashville, Tenn. (December 8, 2015) – Republican Presidential frontrunner Donald Trump’s pledged Tennessee delegates, including elected officials State Senators Bill Ketron (R-Murfreesboro) and Mae Beavers (R-Mt. Juliet) have remained silent in light of Republican Presidential front runner Donald Trump’s call ...

07 Dec
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TNDP to TN Republican Lawmakers – Holiday Parties over Tennesseans Who Are Hurting?

  Nashville, Tenn. (December 7, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement addressing Republicans and their misplaced priorities: “People in Tennessee are hurting. They are without healthcare and quality jobs and hope for a better ...

13 Nov
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Only two more workshops left! JOIN US and find out how to be a delegate to the 2016 Presidential Convention

Fellow Democrats, We have been thrilled by the response and turnout at the TNDP’s 2016 Democratic National Convention Delegate workshops, Vote Local and Campaign Bootcamp trainings.  A big shoutout to Democrats who have joined us and are making it a ...

11 Nov
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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
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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 ...

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