The next meeting of the Roane County Democratic Party is May 10 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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Meet Matt A life of Service and Dedication As both a Special Forces Green Beret and public servant, Matt is a 5th generation Tennessean who comes from a long line of servicemembers, preachers, teachers and farmers. He has dedicated his life to continuing his family’s tradition of public service. Matt […]
by Ryan Cooper via theweek.com With their huge improvements in special elections across the country, it looks increasingly probable that Democrats will win big in the 2018 midterms, and perhaps take control of both Congress and the presidency in 2020. That raises a logical question: In an ideal world, what […]
https://craigfitzhugh.com/ Tennessee has forfeited nearly $4 billion of our own tax money that instead has gone to other states because the General Assembly refuses to expand Medicaid. Their refusal was a political move that had real-world consequences not only for Tennesseans who couldn’t afford life-saving care, but for our economy. […]
Karl Dean, the former mayor of Nashville and candidate for Governor of the great state of Tennessee, will be in Kingston at 10:00 a.m. EDT on Saturday, March 24 at the Greenwood School, 726 Greenwood St. We hope to see everyone there! from Karl Dean’s website: [..I decided to run […]