Brenda Gilmore

Democrats on Capitol Hill Tuesday accused Republicans of abandoning their mantra of local government control in their handling of a proposed charter school for Nashville. Fired up over the Haslam administration’s fining Metro schools because its school board rejected the charter school application, Democrats said GOP leaders had adopted for the “big government” mindset they purport […]


Press release from the Tennessee House Democrat Caucus; September 25, 2012:  NASHVILLE – State Democratic leaders criticized Gov. Bill Haslam for taking $3.4 million in taxpayer money away from Metro Nashville schools over the school board’s refusal to approve Great Hearts Academies. Members of the Davidson County legislative delegation, along with District 20 state Senate […]


Press Release from Rep. Brenda Gilmore, D-Nashville; April 19, 2011: The event dubbed a New Start: Felony Friendly Job Fair (Nashville) — “A New Beginning” Job Fair will be held this Saturday, announced state Rep. Brenda Gilmore this week. “We’re asking that any ex-offenders in the community that are looking for a new job to come by Saturday,” […]