Post Tagged with: "Chris Devaney"

State representative Joe Carr addressing Republican Party executive committee during a chairman election on Saturday. Credit: Bobby Allyn/WPLN

Tennessee’s GOP Re-Elects Chairman Despite Tea Party Challenge

December 6, 2014 at 7:22 pm

Devaney’s opponent was state representative Joe Carr — who notched 41 percent of the Republican vote against Lamar Alexander during the August primary — and he painted the state’s Republican party as a fractured body in need of repair.

Recent events held by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie have attracted hecklers. Credit: GovChristie via Flickr

Tennessee GOP Nabs Governor Chris Christie For Annual Fundraiser

March 19, 2014 at 1:47 pm

The Tennessee Republican Party has recruited a GOP lightning rod to keynote its annual fundraiser. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will speak at the Statesmen’s Dinner in May.

Devaney Officially Running for Reelection at TNGOP

Devaney Officially Running for Reelection at TNGOP

November 8, 2012 at 7:13 pm

The Chairman of Tennessee’s Republican Party is asking for another term.

Unity Event May Not Come to Heated 6th District

August 13, 2010 at 3:45 pm

The Tennessee Republican Party has been trying to mend fences damaged in heated primary contests. But a unity event may not come in the 6th Congressional District, where candidate Lou Ann Zelenik has yet to concede.

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.

TN GOP Expects Boost from Tea Party

February 16, 2010 at 7:40 am

Tennessee Republicans expect a boost from Tea Party enthusiasm building in the state.

Education Bill Passed In Time for Race to the Top Application

January 16, 2010 at 7:07 pm

Large, bipartisan majorities in both houses approved the bill that for the first time would allow student achievement scores to be factored into a teacher’s job rating.

GOP Reiterates Party Status of Kent Williams

January 4, 2010 at 6:30 pm

The state Republican Party is reinforcing its decision to bar House Speaker Kent Williams from appearing as a GOP candidate on any Tennessee ballot.

Republicans Select Devaney

June 1, 2009 at 6:48 am

State Republican Party Executive Committee members gathered in Nashville over the weekend and selected Chris Devaney as their new chairman.