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.
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The minority party is sticking with the same legislative priority after failing to make headway last year.
The AFL-CIO will no longer be giving money to the Tennessee Democratic Party or its affiliates.
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.
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.
Tennessee’s longest serving congressional member and only committee chairman announced Monday he will not seek re-election next year.