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At Tenn. Democratic Fundraiser, Alison Lundergan Grimes Calls For Higher Minimum Wage

At Tenn. Democratic Fundraiser, Alison Lundergan Grimes Calls For Higher Minimum Wage

May 18, 2014 at 11:41 am

Alison Lundergan Grimes is running against Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell in Kentucky, and she spoke to Tennessee Democrats during the party’s annual fundraiser, Jackson Day. Some polls show she has a chance of upsetting the five-term Republican.

Dwindling Tenn. Democrats To Keep Pushing For Medicaid Expansion

Dwindling Tenn. Democrats To Keep Pushing For Medicaid Expansion

January 7, 2014 at 5:15 pm

The minority party is sticking with the same legislative priority after failing to make headway last year.

Tennessee Democratic Party Loses Big Backer – AFL-CIO

Tennessee Democratic Party Loses Big Backer – AFL-CIO

August 20, 2013 at 3:47 pm

The AFL-CIO will no longer be giving money to the Tennessee Democratic Party or its affiliates.

UPDATED: Legislature Takes a Breath on Picking Senate Party Nominees

UPDATED: Legislature Takes a Breath on Picking Senate Party Nominees

April 1, 2013 at 4:06 pm

The Tennessee General Assembly has delayed consideration of ending primary elections for U.S. Senate. Several lawmakers say voters need time to weigh-in on possibly losing their power to pick party nominees.

TNDP Vows to Vet Candidates Following Clayton Nomination

August 7, 2012 at 5:30 pm

Tennessee Democrats have missed the chance to take their nominee for U.S. Senate off the ballot. But after Mark Clayton won the nomination last week, a member of the party’s executive committee is vowing to start vetting candidates.

Gordon to End 25-Year Run in Congress

December 14, 2009 at 2:16 pm

Tennessee’s longest serving congressional member and only committee chairman announced Monday he will not seek re-election next year.