Category Archives: News

10 Nov

Tennessee Democratic Party Releases Statement on Election Results

Nashville, Tenn. (November 9, 2016) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, made a statement to the press on the national and state election results. “First, I want to congratulate Hillary Rodham Clinton on her campaign and thank ...

10 Nov

Democrats Call on Knox Election Commission to Ensure All Votes are Counted

Nashville, Tenn. (November 10, 2016) – With less than 200 votes separating incumbent Eddie Smith from challenger Gloria Johnson, election commission officials are going through the process of looking through the final votes cast. In response to issues raised around ...

04 Nov

TNDP Blasts Speaker Harwell’s New Ad on Durham Sexual Assault

Tennessee ( November 4, 2016) – Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released a statement calling Speaker Beth Harwell’s new political ad dishonest. “At every step – for more than a year – Speaker Harwell failed the test of leadership. ...

21 Oct

Tennessee Democratic Party Launches New Website in State Senate Race

Nashville, Tenn. (Oct. 21, 2016) – The Tennessee Democratic Party has launched a new website,, to showcase the failures of one of Tennessee’s worst state lawmakers. “Todd Gardenhire represents the very worst of the Republican Party in Tennessee. He ...

11 Oct

Tennessee Democratic Party Praises Clinton on Second Debate Performance

Nashville (October 9, 2016) — The Tennessee Democratic Party released the following statement on the second Presidential Debate Town Hall: “Tonight Hillary Clinton proved again why she will be one of the best Presidents of the United States in modern ...

08 Oct

After Trump’s Comments About Groping Women, Unclear if Tennessee Republicans Still Support Trump Candidacy

Nashville, Tenn. (October 8, 2016) — The Tennessee Democratic Party is calling on all State Republican lawmakers and candidates to make clear to the public if they still support Donald Trump. This comes in light of the audio released this ...

07 Oct

Tennessee Democratic Party Questions Dickerson’s Absence at Forum

Nashville, Tenn. (Oct. 7, 2016) — The Tennessee Democratic Party chair is questioning why Sen. Steve Dickerson pulled out of his appearance at the League of Women Voters candidate forum just hours before the scheduled start time. “Senator Dickerson’s last ...

06 Oct

Tennessee Democrats Call for Investigation into Rep. Jane Doe #33

Nashville, Tenn (October 6, 2016) — Tennessee Democratic Party chair, Mary Mancini is calling on Speaker Beth Harwell to investigate fully the report that State Rep. Mary Littleton fired her staffer after she blew the whistle on Jeremy Durham. “While ...

04 Oct

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair: “The Choice Is Clear in this Election”

NASHVILLE, TENN. (October 4, 2016) – Tennessee Democratic Party chair Mary Mancini released the following statement after tonight’s Vice-Presidential debate. “Tonight Senator Kaine showed why he is will be a great Vice-President. He is a strong and determined advocate for ...

30 Sep

“Swing This State!” Adds Exciting Array of Musical Guests and Dynamic Speakers to All-Star Lineup!

Nashville, TN (Sept. 30, 2016) — “Swing This State!” has added an exciting array of top performers and inspirational speakers to their all-star lineup. Music City’s Town Howl extravaganza is set to take place Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at City ...