Category Archives: News

05 Sep
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A Labor Day Message from Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini

“Our idea of what constitutes social good has advanced with the procession of the ages, from those desperate times when just to keep body and soul together was an achievement, to the great present when “good” includes an agreeable, stable ...

04 Sep
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Tennessee Democratic Party Chair’s Labor Day Message to Governor Haslam: Offering hardworking Tennesseans as cheap labor doesn’t grow Tennessee’s middle class

  Nashville, Tenn. (September 4, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement criticizing Governor Haslam’s attempt to lure international businesses to Tennessee with promises of a cheap labor force: “It is disturbing that ahead of ...

03 Sep
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Get Ready for Jackson Day 2015

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini is thrilled to announce a speaker and a date for the upcoming 2015 Jackson Day.  KEYNOTE SPEAKER Debbie Wasserman Schultz DATE  Friday, October 23 SEE YOU THERE! Check TNDP.org for event location/time update

01 Sep
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DNC Approves Tennessee Democratic Party’s Delegate Selection Plan

DNC Approves Tennessee Democratic Party’s Delegate Selection Plan Nashville, Tenn. (September 1, 2015) – The Tennessee Democratic Party’s 2016 Delegate Selection and Affirmative Action Plan has been adopted by the TNDP’s Executive Committee and approved by the Democratic National Committee’s Rules ...

28 Aug
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Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini Statement on Andy Holt EPA fine

Nashville, Tenn. (August 28, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini has released the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency fined Andy Holt $177,500 for pumping nearly a million gallons of hog waste into a creek near his ...

24 Aug
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MEDIA ADVISORY: TNDP, Democratic Legislators Demand Accountability and Transparency; Question Governor Haslam’s Troubling Privatization Plans

Nashville, Tenn. (August 24, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini and House Caucus Chair Mike Stewart will convene a press conference on Governor Haslam’s plans to privatize management of state-owned properties. The press conference will be held tomorrow, ...

19 Aug
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Haslam’s History of Privatization Fails

Tennessee Democrats stand for three things: Opportunity for All Strong Families and Communities Effective and Accountable Government # 3 is the reason why we are not happy with the leaked news that Governor Haslam is planning to privatize the management and operation ...

19 Aug
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TNDP Chair Mary Mancini Statement on Planned Parenthood Meeting, Congressmen Diane Black, Marsha Blackburn and the Real Problems Facing Tennesseans

Nashville, Tenn. (August 19, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement on today’s planned meeting on Planned Parenthood: “Tennessee Republican legislators are falling in lock step behind Diane Black, Marsha Blackburn and the Republican National ...

17 Aug
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Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini Statement on the Passing of Longtime Civil Rights Activist Julian Bond

Nashville, Tenn. (August 17, 2015) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement on the passing of Civil Rights icon Julian Bond, who was born in Nashville and went on to guide the struggle for racial equality ...

12 Aug
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Three Tennessee Trumps

“Over time, our great democratic system will work and Tennessee will return to the sensible policies toward schools, veterans, health care and the like that Tennesseans could take for granted before the Republican “supermajority” arrived.” Tennessee House Democratic Caucus Chairman ...

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