Don’t expect Trump to go quietly

From Ted Koppel Ted Koppel, managing editor of ABC News’s “Nightline” from 1980 to 2005, is senior contributor to CBS News’s “Sunday Morning.” On July 21, 2016, just hours before he accepted the Republican presidential nomination, Donald Trump and I sat down for an interview. What he said on that […]


Fed Up?

I can’t be the only one fed up with Washington. I think most Tennessee families are as well. We’re fed up with being promised better health care, yet seeing the government unable to get anything done. We’re fed up with being promised tax breaks, then seeing them handed to huge […]


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Elizabeth Warren and Her Party of Ideas

By Paul Krugman Almost 40 years have passed since Daniel Patrick Moynihan — a serious intellectual turned influential politician ­— made waves by declaring, “Of a sudden, Republicans have become a party of ideas.” He didn’t say that they were good ideas; but the G.O.P. seemed to him to be open to new […]


Freedom Fund Banquet

Democrats All:  let us support the Roane County NAACP and the Greenwood School Foundation by buying a ticket to and attending the annual “Freedom Fund Banquet.” It will be held on Saturday, January 19 at 6 pm at  Roane State Community College, Harriman campus. As their single, most important fundraiser, […]

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An EOY Message from Mary Mancini

Before we break for the holidays, we wanted to make sure you saw the recap of the 2018 Analyze • Organize • Mobilize Tour. Check it out below.  Again, let me say a huge thank you for all the work you did this election cycle. We still have so much more […]


Voter Statistics-Mary Ellen Blencoe

Dear Friends, At the last Democratic meeting, I volunteered to compile some voter statistics. I already have the total number of votes cast in each Roane County precinct in the 2018 election, and the number of registered voters in each precinct. I contacted Holly at the RC Election Commission to […]


The RCDP Executive Committee Quarterly Meeting

The Roane County Democratic Party will hold it’s quarterly meeting. Speaker TBD. All RCDP meetings are open. When: Thursday December 13th 2018 Where: The Greenwood School – Kingston


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Roane County Democratic Party Strategies for the next 13 days!

Postcard writing: we will continue writing through next Wednesday, October 31, 1-2 at the Kingston Community Center. Please join us as we write and mail the final 100-200 cards to our fellow Democrats in the third Congressional district! By Election Day, can we say we’ve mailed 1,000 cards?!! Phone calling: […]