Month: March 2010

House Moves on Freedom From Healthcare Act

The Tennessee State House of Representatives moved the state closer today to joining 13 states currently suing, or planning to sue the federal government over Healthcare Reform. According to Tom Humphrey three versions of the bill and a proposed constitutional…

The Race for the 9th is On

We reported on Saturday that former Memphis Mayor WW Herenton had filed his petition for the TN-09 race. As of today, so has Rep. Steve Cohen. The rest of the field includes: Charlotte Bergmann (R), James A. Harrell (R), Kevin…

Change of Heart – Chad Faulkner

It appears that Republican State Representative Chad Faulkner – TN36 has had a change of heart, and decided not to run for Union County Sheriff. From the article: State Rep. Chad Faulkner, R-Luttrell, said Tuesday he will seek re-election to…

Broadcast Bill on the Air Again

Putting his ample campaign treasury to use, Broadcast Bill Haslam is back up on the air with another commercial. Tom Humphrey has the story: The first round of ads featured a 60-second commercial introducing Haslam to Tennessee voters as a…

Awkward…

Tennessee Report has a story up about the close proximity in the State Senate of two Republicans seeking the TN-06 nomination: Sen. Diane Black, R-Gallatin, and Sen. Jim Tracy, R-Shelbyville, sit just a few feet apart on the floor of…