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Democrats Make Dethroning DesJarlais Personal

Democrats Make Dethroning DesJarlais Personal

October 29, 2012 at 5:28 pm

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.

With Forrester’s Exit, Questions Loom for State Democrats

With Forrester’s Exit, Questions Loom for State Democrats

October 25, 2012 at 3:47 pm

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.

Democrats Want Goodlettsville Republican Off the Ballot

September 26, 2012 at 6:15 pm

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.

Democrats Still Searching for Viable Candidate in Race to Replace Gordon

February 22, 2010 at 8:23 am

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.

Both Parties Eye Retiring Congressman Gordon’s Seat

December 14, 2009 at 7:21 pm

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.