Category Archives: Press Release

16 Nov
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GOP TAX PLAN HURTS TENNESSEE’S WORKING FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES

“Every Tennessean, no matter who they are, what they look like, or where they live, should have the opportunity to have a better life for themselves and their families. Under this plan, Tennesseans will face an uncertain future. While Democrats ...

14 Nov
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TNDP Chair Statement on the CoreCivic Audit

Nashville, Tenn. (November 14, 2017) – Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement on the audit of CoreCivic: “We didn’t need an audit to know private prisons are immoral and should not exist. There should ...

13 Nov
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Mancini: Blackburn, Fincher Must Denounce Roy Moore

Tennessee (November 13, 2017) – Over the weekend, Republican Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander distanced themselves from their party’s nominee for US Senate in Alabama, Roy Moore, who has been accused of inappropriate sexual conduct with a 14-year old ...

11 Nov
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TNDP Chair Statement on Veterans Day

TNDP Chair Statement on Veterans Day Tennessee (November 10, 2017) – On Veterans Day, Mary Mancini, the Chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party released the following statement: “Today we pay tribute to all of the men and women who have ...

09 Nov
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ICYMI: Talking Points Memo: Marsha Blackburn Brought Neo-Confederate Secessionist To Deliver Prayer To Congress

Nashville, Tenn. (November 3, 2017) – Talking Points Memo released a story today recounting Rep. Marsha Blackburn inviting a Neo-Confederate Secessionist to give the opening prayer in Congress in 2004. Blackburn apparently has known Rev. David O. Jones since 1979, ...

09 Nov
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Associate Chair of the DNC, Jaime Harrison, Visits Nashville and Memphis Following Huge Democratic Victories

Tennessee (November 9, 2017) – A day after Democrats won huge victories in Virginia, New Jersey and all over the country, Jaime Harrison, Associate Chair of the Democratic National Committee told a crowd of supporters in Nashville, “Tennessee will be ...

09 Nov
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Signal Mountain Bridge is an Example of Our Infrastructure in Decay

Safe and sturdy roads and bridge are a core function of responsible government Tennessee (November 7, 2017) – The Shoal Creek Falls Bridge in Signal Mountain is in such disrepair that school buses are not allowed to drive across it. ...

02 Nov
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TNDP Executive Committee Passes Resolutions Supporting Medicare For All, $15 Minimum Wage and Medical Marijuana

The Tennessee Democratic Party Executive Committee Passes Resolutions Supporting Medicare For All, $15 Minimum Wage and Medical Marijuana Tennessee – On Saturday, October 28, 2017, the Executive Committee of the Tennessee Democratic Party passed three resolutions supporting progressive policies. First ...

01 Nov
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The Tennessee Democratic Party Executive Committee Passes Resolutions Supporting Medicare For All, $15 Minimum Wage and Medical Marijuana

Tennessee – On Saturday, October 28, 2017, the Executive Committee of the Tennessee Democratic Party passed three resolutions supporting progressive policies. First they weighed in on health care, voicing their support for ‘Medicare for All.’   “Too many Tennessee families ...

26 Oct
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Republican Budget Cuts Hurt Tennessee Families

They are giving tax breaks to giant corporations while cutting vital programs like Medicare Tennessee (October 26, 2017) – House Republicans passed a budget with massive cuts to vital programs like Medicare and Medicaid, all in an effort to give ...

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