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Press release from the Tennessee Democratic Party; August 16, 2012:  NASHVILLE – Tennesseans saw the third straight month of higher unemployment numbers when the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development issued figures showing that Tennessee’s unemployment rating rose .3% to 8.4%, eclipsing the national average of 8.3%. “Democratic lawmakers rang the alarm bells about […]

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They Play, You Pay

by Andrea Zelinski on August 1, 2012

The decision of who wins, loses and participates in primaries is ultimately left to the parties, not state and county election offices. That fact’s been exemplified recently in both the Rhea County GOP squabble and a federal court judge upholding the state Democratic Party’s handling of former Clarksville Sen. Rosalind Kurita’s case from 2008.

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Press Release from the Tennessee Republican Party; Dec. 4, 2010: NASHVILLE, TN – The TNGOP State Executive Committee today re-elected Chris Devaney to a second term as Chairman of the Tennessee Republican Party. The election was held during the committee’s December meeting at the Hilton Garden Inn in Nashville. “I’m honored the State Executive Committee […]

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Press Release from the Tennessee Republican Party; July 28, 2010: The release of a new poll shows that the majority of Tennesseans are opposed to Washington Democrats’ government takeover of health care rammed through Congress by President Barack Obama and Speaker Nancy Pelosi. According to the Knoxville News Sentinel: Tennesseans oppose the national health care […]

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Press Release from the Tennessee Republican Party, April 1, 2010: NASHVILLE, TN – Just this morning, the Tennessee Democratic Party went on the attack against State House Republican Rep. Terri Lynn Weaver for a bill (HB 3627) she has been working to move through the legislature. Democrats characterized the intent of the legislation as “sheer […]

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