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How Trump Is Influencing Tennessee’s Race For Governor

Jun 10, 2018

President Donald Trump won't be on the ballot this fall, but he looms large over the races for Congress and governor.

Candidates can boost themselves with conservatives by standing close to Trump — sometimes literally. But no leader in recent history has been as polarizing as the president, so they risk alienating voters elsewhere on the political spectrum.

In this week's edition of The Tri-Star State, WPLN's Jason Moon Wilkins and Chas Sisk talk about that balancing act.