Month: September 2011

Putting the ‘J’ in Jefferson

Jean Howard-Hill, a Republican candidate running against incumbent U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann in next year’s Third District primary, has kicked-off a tour of all eleven counties in the district.* A press release provided by the campaign included the following: “After

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Massey nominated by GOP in Senate District 6

Becky Duncan Massey bested two Republican rivals for the nomination in the special election to replace former Sen. Jamie Woodson in the Sixth Senate District. Knoxville City Councilwoman Marilyn Roddy received 39 percent of the vote to Massey’s 49 percent,

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‘Chuck on the job’ postponed

From the inbox: Due to the scheduling uncertainty surrounding the possibility of Congress being called back into session this week, we had to postpone the Chuck on the Job shift scheduled for this afternoon at Omnicare of Tennessee in Cleveland.

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Which one tastes great?

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann on Monday unveiled his jobs plan, titled “Less Government, More Jobs.” In a press release, Fleischmann said “The free-market based solutions in my jobs plan are what this country needs right now. The same ‘tax, borrow,

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The Fleischmann prescription

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann will work a shift this coming Tuesday at Omnicare in Cleveland, Tennessee as part of an ongoing series featuring the congressman doing the job of someone in the Third District. What will Chuck be doing this

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