Category Archives: Press Release

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 ...

26 Oct
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Tennessee Democrats Reject White Supremacy 

Tennessee Democrats Reject White Supremacy Hate groups are unwelcome in Tennessee Nashville, Tenn. (October 26, 2017) – In response to the white supremacist rallies planned in Tennessee, Mary Mancini, Chair, Tennessee Democratic Party; US Representative Jim Cooper; US Representative Steve Cohen; ...

25 Oct
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Rep. Diane Black Isn’t Sure A Millionaire Is Rich

The Republican gubernatorial candidate is astonishingly out of touch VIDEO: https://youtu.be/Ez3-z6DH3aY Tennessee (October 25, 2017) – Appearing on Fox Business today, Rep. Diane Black wasn’t sure if a million dollars made a person rich. She then went on to ask ...

16 Oct
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TNDP Chair Statement on Rep. Blackburn’s Opioid Bill

Tennessee (October 16, 2017) –  Mary Mancini, Chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party released the following statement regarding the 60 Minutes and Washington Post report on Rep. Blackburn’s bill protecting drug companies during the opioid crisis: “At the crucial time ...

13 Oct
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Trump Throws Thousands of Tennesseans Off Coverage, Raises Premiums for Everyone

Trump Throws Thousands of Tennesseans Off Coverage, Raises Premiums for Everyone Executive order is in line with Republican efforts to repeal ACA Tennessee (October 13, 2017) –  The Trump administration just announced they will cease Cost Sharing Reduction payments that ...

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