Category Archives: News

14 Dec
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House Republicans Destroy Durham Investigation Records

Nashville, Tenn. (December 14, 2016) – Tennessee Democrats are renewing calls for ethics and oversight reforms after a recent report from the Tennessean revealing that Tennessee legislative staff destroyed files, photos, and other documents relevant to the removal of disgraced ...

09 Dec
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Tennessee Democratic Party Calls on Senators to Reject Labor Secretary Pick

“The Secretary of Labor is tasked with being the leading advocate the United State’s workforce. But given the comments from Andy Puzder himself, it’s painfully clear that he is the worst choice for the job of helping America’s workers. He ...

09 Dec
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Democrats Blast Republicans for Holding Secret Meetings

Nashville, Tenn. (December 9, 2016) – Tennessee Democratic Party chair May Mancini criticized the state house Republicans for holding closed door meetings. “State house Republicans are hiding from the public in an unprecedented way. These lawmakers are elected by the ...

29 Nov
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Tennessee Democratic Party Makes Statement on East Tennessee Wildfires

Tennessee (November 29, 2016) – The Tennessee Democratic Chair, Mary Mancini, released the following statement on the wildfires in East Tennessee: “The historic wildfires in Sevier County are heartbreaking for the more than 14,000 families and many businesses in East ...

28 Nov
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Tennessee Democrats to Launch Rapid Response Team, Will Hold Republicans Accountable

Nashville, Tenn. (November 28, 2016) – The Tennessee Democratic Party has announced a new grassroots program in wake of the recent elections on November 8th. Coming on the heels of President-elect Donald Trump’s electoral victory on November 8th, the Tennessee ...

16 Nov
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TNDP Chair: Tennessee Republican Leaders Must Tell President-Elect Trump to Rescind Steve Bannon Appointment

Nashville (November 16, 2016) – Tennessee State Democratic Party chair Mary Mancini is calling on leaders in the Tennessee Republican Party to take action against Steve Bannon: “Steve Bannon was, until recently, the executive chairman of the far-right Breitbart News ...

11 Nov
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Tennessee Democratic Party Released the Following Statement on Veterans Day

NASHVILLE, TENN. (November 11, 2016) – Tennessee Democratic Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement in commemoration of Veterans Day: “We salute the dedication and great sacrifice of the millions of veterans who have served our country. Today, and everyday, ...

10 Nov
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TNDP Chair Mary Mancini Released the Following Statement on the Knox County Election Administrator Being “Missing in Action”

Nashville, Tenn. (November 10, 2016) – Mary Mancini released the following statement after being told that the Knox County Election Commissioner hasn’t been seen in the office all day: “With approximately 150 votes separating incumbent Eddie Smith from challenger Gloria ...

10 Nov
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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
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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 ...

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