The Tennessee Democratic Party is trying to take full advantage of news accounts detailing extra marital affairs of Republican Congressman Scott DesJarlais. The party chair now sees dethroning the freshman representative as a political parting shot.
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The chairman of Tennessee’s Democratic Party says he won’t run for reelection this coming January. During Chip Forrester’s four years in charge, Democrats lost control of the governor’s office, along with numerous seats in the state legislature and in Congress.
State Democrats are asking election officials to remove a state house candidate from the ballot. Democratic Party Chairman Chip Forrester claims Nashville Republican Charles Williamson fraudulently entered the race using a fake address.
There are still no Democrats who’ve announced they’ll run to take the seat of retiring Congressman Bart Gordon. The state party says it’s still looking.
Murfreesboro Democrat Bart Gordon is retiring after 25 years in office. Now, the race for his seat is a competition to see just how far the sixth district has swung to the right.