Category Archives: Press Release

25 Jun

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini on Supreme Court’s ruling on King v. Burwell regarding the Affordable Care Act

“We are relieved for the nearly 200,000 Tennesseans who will continue to have access to affordable health care. It’s clear that the Supreme Court justices did the right thing in looking at the intent of the law rather than siding ...

22 Jun

Coffee County Democrats and Insure Tennessee Now! Hold Press Conference

Insure TN Supporters to attend Bowling meeting Supporters of Insure Tennessee Now have scheduled a joint press conference with the Coffee County Democratic Party prior to state Sen. Janice Bowling’s “listening tour” scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday today at Tullahoma ...

05 Jun

TNDP Chair Statement on Republicans Playing Politics with Early Voting

Nashville, TN (June 5, 2015) – Republican Commissioners on the Davidson County Election Commission voted to play politics with access to the ballot box by eliminating all but one early voting site to get what they want. TNDP Chair Mary Mancini released ...

22 May

TNDP, Democratic Legislators Demand Government Accountability, Ask Gov To Call a Special Session To Pass Insure TN

Latest Vanderbilt Poll shows up to two-thirds of registered voters want Insure Tennessee FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nashville, Tenn. (May 22, 2015) — With 64 percent of registered voters favoring Insure Tennessee, Democrats will convene a press conference to demand that ...

31 Mar

Chair Mancini Statement on Insure Tennessee Senate Committee Vote

Nashville, Tenn. (March 31, 2015) — Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party issued the following statement after Insure Tennessee failed to pass out of the Senate Commerce and Labor Committee: “Today’s vote on Insure Tennessee shows that Tennessee ...

31 Mar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TNDP Chair Mancini Statment on Harwell, NRA & Guns in Parks

Nashville, Tenn. (March 31, 2015) — Yesterday, the Tennessee state house passed a bill allowing guns in parks, including those where little league and other youth sports are being played. After allowing no debate on the bill, Republican House Speaker ...

11 Mar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Republican Bill Sanderson Fights for Republican Bill Sanderson

  Chooses to serve himself instead of the Tennesseans that elected him. Nashville, Tenn. (March 23, 2015) — In what can only be described as a very good week for him, Rep. Bill Sanderson (R-Kenton) passed two bills out of ...