Post Tagged with: "Ned McWherter"

Memorial Services Planned for Former Governor

by / on April 6, 2011

A pair of memorial services open to the public have been planned to honor former Tennessee Governor Ned McWherter. The two-term Democrat died Monday after a battle with cancer.

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McWherter Influence Remains in State Capitol

McWherter Influence Remains in State Capitol

by / on April 5, 2011

After a battle with cancer, former Governor Ned McWherter died Monday afternoon at age 80. The influential Democrat shaped Tennessee’s public schools and the pioneering Medicaid program TennCare.

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Former Governor McWherter Dead at 80

by / on April 4, 2011

Tennessee lawmakers are remembering former Governor Ned McWherter as a politician of the people who worked across party lines. He died Monday at age 80 after battling cancer.

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