Category Archives: News

08 May
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TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON GOV. HASLAM SIGNING LGBT ERASURE BILL

TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON GOV. HASLAM SIGNING LGBT ERASURE BILL Nashville, Tenn. (May 5, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement on Gov. Haslam signing the LGBT Erasure Bill: “Governor Haslam has signed ...

08 May
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ACTIONS ON HEALTH CARE SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS

ACTIONS ON HEALTH CARE SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS  Republicans in Washington and Nashville have an abysmal record on health care. Nashville, Tenn. (May 4, 2017) – As people of faith across the country recognize the National Day of Prayer, elected ...

03 May
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TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT IN SOLIDARITY WITH RAILROAD TRACK WORKERS

TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT IN SOLIDARITY WITH RAILROAD TRACK WORKERS Nashville, Tenn. (May 3, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement the The Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees (BMWED) protest for health care: ...

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 ...

25 Apr
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TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON THE RGA’S DISHONEST ATTACK ON MAYOR DEAN

TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON THE RGA’S DISHONEST ATTACK ON MAYOR DEAN Nashville, Tenn. (April 25, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement the Republican Governor’s Association dishonest attack on Mayor Karl Dean:” “Because ...

25 Apr
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Failure of Commonsense Policy Will Cost Lives

  Failure of Commonsense Policy Will Cost Lives Nashville, Tenn. (April 24, 2017) – Yesterday, a policy to help combat the loss of life from the ongoing opioid epidemic was voted down in the Tennessee State Senate. Senator Lee Harris’ ...

17 Apr
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Record Participation in Democratic County Party Reorganization

  Record Participation in Democratic County Party Reorganization Nashville, Tenn. (April 17, 2017) – Over the past few weeks, thousands of Tennesseans gathered and reorganized 84 of 92 eligible county parties, and elected 52 new county party chairs. The change ...

12 Apr
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Questions for Republican Members of Congress over the April Recess

Questions for Republican Members of Congress over the April Recess Nashville, Tenn. (April 12, 2017)- As the April congressional recess begins, there are some important questions that the Tennessee delegation needs to answer: SUPREME COURT What about Judge Gorsuch was so ...

06 Apr
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TNDP Chair Statement on the “Nuclear Option” for Judge Gorsuch

TNDP CHAIR STATEMENT ON SEN. CORKER AND SEN. ALEXANDER VOTING FOR THE NUCLEAR OPTION TO CONFIRM JUDGE GORSUCH “It is a shameful day.” Nashville, Tenn. (April 6, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following ...

04 Apr
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Senator Corker Is So Concerned About The Senate, He Will Do Nothing To Save It

Senator Corker Is So Concerned About The Senate, He Will Do Nothing To Save It Nashville, Tenn. (April 4, 2017) – Last week, Senator Corker took to the senate floor give a lengthy speech about his concern that the institution ...

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