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3 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com
The Chattanoogan.com website is a great place to read what's on the minds of people in the community so I frequently peruse its Opinion page.
9 hrs ago | Roll Call
Conservatives have poured millions into primary challenges to senators this cycle, even in races where chances of success were slim.
Tennessee's primary election is Thursday August 7th. State Representative Joe Carr is challenging U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander for the right to represent the Republican Party in the November general election.
GOP lawmakers are "betraying the party's mascot" with legislation that would roll back protections for endangered African elephants, animal rights activists say.
They are searching for money. Any major organization does. They see more money from the GOPe then from the Tea Party right now I expect they figure he'll win again so they want to have him in their corner.
Fleischmann demands answers about unaccompanied minors Rep. Chuck Fleischmann wrote a letter demanding answers about unaccompanied minors in Tennessee.
In 1952, when Dwight Eisenhower was elected president, Wes Roberts, Pat's father, the chairman of the Republican Party in Kansas, promoted a legislative act to pay the AOUW Insurance Company $115,000 for a building which had been erected on the Norton County TB sanatorium grounds on state land.
A fresh poll conducted for Sen. Lamar Alexander's campaign found he continues to hold a comfortable lead with just more than a week to go in the Tennessee Republican primary.
The American Legion wants an investigation of all DoE-contracted student loan servicers that have lent to servicemembers, not just the servicer that is known to have violated federal law.
Congress has until Friday to extend funding to the Highway Trust Fund to keep the federal fund afloat at least through the end of the year.
Officials upset over closing of Brownsville hospital Senate candidate Gordon Ball says other rural hospitals could be in danger Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/politics/2014/07/30/officials-upset-closing-brownsville-hospital/13386075/ Haywood County Sheriff Melvin Bond, Haywood County Mayor Franklin ... (more)
Lamar has a history of serving the people of this great state. His conservative and rational positions on issues important to the voters of the state of Tennessee are out in front and are easily ascertainable.
The largest ebola outbreak in history prompts Liberia to close its borders Monday, Dollar Tree says it will buy rival Family Dollar for about 8 and a half billion dollars, a fragile truce in the Gaza Strip for the Muslim holiday breaks down as a mortar shell fired from Gaza Monday, kills at least four people in Israel.
So what will you want to find out first on election night? What will you be looking for in the way of upsets or just curiosities? Winners and losers, of course.
Tennessee's Aug 7 Senate primary race is much more than a We the People candidate versus the establishment incumbent.
With the party united, the odds are now at least even that the GOP will not only hold the House but also capture the Senate in November.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 02:35 pm
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