RCDP Monthly Meeting 2   Recently updated !

The next meeting of the Roane County Democratic Party is June 14, 2018 at 7:00 pm at the at the Greenwood School in Kingston. This is an open meeting and all Roane County Democrats are invited to attend. Speaker this month is TBA.  


REBECCA SOLNIT: THE COUP HAS ALREADY HAPPENED

May 15, 2018 By Rebecca Solnit A lot of people are waiting for something dramatic to happen, some line to be crossed, an epic event like the firing of special counsel Robert Mueller III that will allow them to say that now we have had a coup and now we […]


A note from Mary Mancini – Armed Forces Week

Armed Forces Week — Thank you for our Freedom We cannot thank our Armed Forces and their families enough for their service and their sacrifice for our country. This week, Armed Forces Week, and this Saturday, Armed Forces Day, give us another opportunity to publicly thank the brave men and women […]

Armed Forces Week

A Brighter Future: Our Vision

By Mary ManciniTennesseans Linda and Larry Drain have been happily married since 1981, but when Linda’s eligibility under Medicaid was threatened, they were forced to choose: separate, or Linda would lose her healthcare. Now they live 25 miles apart, each in low-income housing. Last month, the state legislative session ended and […]


Opinion Trump just manufactured a national security crisis for no reason

Imagine the president of the United States of America sitting in the White House Situation Room with his top national security advisers and deciding that there are not enough threats to US national security. There are not enough wars and humanitarian crises around the world. The United States is bored. […]


NAACP Golf Tournament 2018

NAACP/GREENWOOD SCHOOL Continuing Education Golf Tournament

TWO-MAN – BEST BALLENTRY FEE:  $150 PER TEAMEARLY REGISTRATION BY JUNE 16 IS $140 LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED.  PRIZESVARIOUS SPONSOR GIFTSCLOSEST TO PIN PRIZEDRIVING CONTEST PRIZEDOOR PRIZESCASH PRIZESMULLIGANS AVAILABLE  OPEN TO EVERYONE(FEEL FREE TO FORM YOUR OWN TEAM, OR IF YOU ARE AN INDIVIDUAL PLAYER, THE GOLF COMMITTEE WILL PLACE YOU ON A […]


Blencoe hopes her bid for office inspires Dems

By Hugh WillettSaturday, April 21, 2018 at 3:58 pm (Updated: April 23, 6:40 am)Mary Ellen Blencoe, Democratic candidate for the 32nd District State House of Representatives seat, is enthusiastic about being a part of the election process even though she admits that she might not even be living in Roane County come […]


Here’s how we win- Mary Mancini

A Democrat leads by 10 points in the U.S. Senate race. People living in more than 90% of state house and senate districts in Tennessee will have the option to vote for a Democrat on their ballot. Talk of an impending Blue Wave is everywhere. We’ve got momentum.But all of […]


A Note from Mary Mancini

Republicans REFUSE to Expand Medicaid in Tennessee… AGAIN! Gov. Bill Haslam made another push for Medicaid expansion in Tennessee, but just like before, a handful of extremist Republicans nixed the idea. This time, it was killed in secret in a closed-door meeting. Failure (once again) to expand Medicaid means we’re […]