Month: June 2010

Not the kind with cucumber sandwiches

Knoxville Mayor Bill Haslam has announced a list of Tea Party supporters. Tom Humphrey reports that Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey made a similar announcement last week. Here is the Haslam press release: Republican gubernatorial candidate and Knoxville Mayor Bill Haslam

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Ticket Tweets for 2010-06-27

Rahm Emanuel's departure: your thoughts? #fb # "But make your real goal civic engagement, not just site engagement." — @yelvington | Agree 100%. #fb # RT @NewsHour: Obama in a news conf with #RUS Pres. Medvedev: We both have twitter

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Deputy Speaker of the Senate endorses Speaker of the Senate

Tennessee Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey said he welcomes an endorsement by Sen. Bill Ketron in the GOP gubernatorial primary: “I’ve known Senator Ketron for a long time and I’ve been able to rely heavily on him when it comes to

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Leave your guns at home, Bill

Jenci Spradlin, a Zach Wamp supporter, comes out with both barrels blazing at Bill Haslam’s record on gun rights and restrictions. If Mayor Haslam joined the [Mayors Against Illegal Guns] group without doing his homework on the beliefs of the

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Democratic governor endorses lone Democratic candidate for governor

Mike McWherter announced the expected today: Today, before a standing room-only crowd of supporters at Swett’s Restaurant in Nashville, Governor Phil Bredesen officially announced his endorsement of Jackson businessman Mike McWherter to succeed him as Tennessee’s next governor. “I have

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