Courtney Rogers

Leading House Republican Rep. Debra Maggart hasn’t decided whether she’ll make another go if it in 2014 following her recent GOP primary defeat in Sumner County. The Hendersonville Republican blamed her loss on the National Rifle Federation and the Tennessee Firearms Association which “dumped over $150,000” worth of political ads into the race, she said. […]

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Statement from State Rep. Debra Maggart, R-Hendersonville; August 3, 2012:   Serving Sumner County in the Tennessee House of Representatives for the past eight years has been a true honor. I am proud to have been the first female Majority House Caucus Chair. I would like to thank Gov. Haslam, Lt. Gov. Ramsey, Speaker Harwell, […]

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Courting Conflicts

by Editorial Staff on August 2, 2012

The governor has chosen the members of a special court to determine a lawsuit in which he himself is named as a defendant. The case on appeal is John Jay Hooker’s challenge to the “Tennessee Plan” for selecting judges.

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Press release from the Tennessee Firearms Association; August 1, 2012:  Debra Maggart’s “right” to be re-election in serious doubt A few weeks ago, Debra Maggart told the Tennessean (that story appears to be off line now but is referenced on other news sites) that Lt. Col. Courtney Rogers was not a “legitimate challenger”. Regardless of […]

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Press release from the Courtney Rogers Campaign for District 45; July 30, 2012:  Goodlettsville, TN—State House District 45 candidate Lt. Col. Courtney Rogers (Ret.) expressed her appreciation for the endorsement of State Senator Kerry Roberts (R-Springfield). Senator Roberts is the outgoing Senator from District 18. “I am so appreciative of the confidence placed in me […]

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Press release from the Courtney Rogers Campaign for District 45; July 30, 2012:  Goodlettsville, TN—State House District 45 candidate Lt. Col. Courtney Rogers (Ret.) asked Speaker Beth Harwell today whether Debra Maggart’s use of her State House office phone number, taxpayer-paid employees and office space as a campaign headquarters. Maggart released her official state number […]

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Press release from the Tennessee Firearms Association; July 25, 2012:  Debra Maggart has been running a radio ad claiming that Courtney Rogers has used a “loophole” to avoid disclosing on her campaign disclosures whether she had a bankruptcy discharge within 5 years of the disclosure report. The fact is that Courtney Rogers had a business […]

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Press release from Rep. Debra Maggart, R-Hendersonville; July 26, 2012:  Courtney Rogers is going around Sumner County saying Representative Debra Maggart has the same record on gun rights as President Obama. Why is Courtney Rogers lying to you? Let’s examine the facts: Debra Maggart has consistently been given an A+ rating by the NRA—the highest […]

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Press release from the Tennessee Firearms Association; July 26, 2012:  Debra Maggart is lacking endorsements of those who perhaps know her best — except for those who know that she is “for sale” to the highest bidders With about a week to go before the August 2 primary, incumbent Debra Maggart appears to be losing […]

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Press release from the Tennessee Firearms Association; July 23, 2012:  In her newest (delusional) video, incumbent Debra Maggart claims that her vote to kill the Safe Commute act (HB3560 and HB3559) was note a vote against a 2nd Amendment issue. She takes a shot or two at the NRA as well. Debra is either intentionally […]

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Rep. Debra Maggart wants to set the record straight that she has a “100 percent” voting record on Second-Amendment rights legislation despite criticism that she worked behind the scenes to kill key guns bills. Maggart, a high-ranking Republican leader who is in the middle of a heated election in Sumner County, took her message to […]

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Press release from the Tennessee Firearms Association; July 23, 2012:  Maggart – does she have the capacity for truth? Debra Maggart’s campaign is running an advertisement in which she questions the truthfulness and ethics of Lt. Col. Courtney Rogers. Its a futile but intentional misrepresentation by Maggart. The facts are pretty simple. Candidates for office […]

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