Category Archives: Press Release

14 Mar
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Part of Gov. Haslam’s Opioid Plan Raises Questions

Former administration official is a lobbyist for a pharmaceutical company March 14, 2018 (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — In the details of Governor Haslam’s plan to address the opioid epidemic is an allocation of just over $1 million for a drug called ...

14 Mar
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Gayle Jordan Ran A Race We Can Be Proud Of

March 14, 2018 (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — Following yesterday’s special election for State Senate, Chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party Mary Mancini released the following statement: “Tennessee Republicans pulled out all the stops and spent well over half a million dollars ...

12 Mar
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Shane Reeves: Getting Elected State Senator Will Help My Bottom Line

Reeves says he’ll benefit directly if he gets elected to the Tennessee State Senate tomorrow March 12, 2018 (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — The GOP Candidate for tomorrow’s State Senate special election, Shane Reeves, loaned his campaign more than $255,000 and raised ...

05 Mar
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Rep. Fleischmann Wants Comprehensive Immigration Reform Now, Despite Opposing It In 2013

Fleischmann’s contradictory statements show disregard for Dreamers  March 5, 2018 (CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.) — This weekend in Chattanooga, neighbors stood up for neighbors at a rally urging legislators to protect Dreamers. In response to the rally, Representative Chuck Fleischmann claimed he ...

01 Mar
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Blackburn Touts Success of Key Bredesen Initiative

Congresswoman Highlights Work of Imagination Library March 1, 2018 (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — Acknowledging one of the key accomplishments of Phil Bredesen’s first term as Tennessee’s governor, Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn on Tuesday evening tweeted her congratulations to Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library for “enriching ...

28 Feb
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Republicans Should Put Tennesseans’ Safety Over Fear of the NRA

Feb. 28, 2018 (NASHVILLE, TENN.) — After President Trump admonished fellow Republicans in a meeting today for “fearing” the NRA, Mary Mancini, Chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party, released the following statement: “Like the overwhelming majority of Tennesseans, we’re glad to ...

28 Feb
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NEW DATE: Tennessee Democratic Party Three Star Dinner — June 16, 2018

• NEW DATE • Tennessee Democratic Party Three Star Dinner Saturday, June 16, 2018 6pm – 8pm Central Time Wilson County Expo Center 945 East Baddour Parkway Lebanon, TN 37087 *Keynote speaker to be announced* Mark your calendar and make ...

16 Feb
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Republican Inaction Leaves Elections Vulnerable to Future Attack

Tennessee (February 16, 2018) –  Following the announcement from the Special Counsel of indictments issued against Russian nationals for meddling in the US election, Mary Mancini, Chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party released the following statement: “Tennesseans need to be ...

15 Feb
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Rep. Diane Black Trades Our Clean Air for Campaign Dollars

Tennessee (February 15, 2018) –  Following the New York Times story about Rep. Diane Black’s actions to trade protections for clean air for campaign funds, Mary Mancini, Chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party released the following statement: “Every Tennessean needs ...

30 Jan
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TNDP Chair Statement on Donald Trump’s State of the Union

Tennessee (January 30, 2018) –  Mary Mancini, Chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party released the following statement prior to the State of the Union: “Democrats believe that every American – no matter who they are, what they look like, or ...

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