Category: Journalism

Like fantasy football? You’ll love this.

Happy Friday. Today we’re standing right up to statistics giant Nate Silver, who calculates a pretty heavy certainty that Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders won’t win their respective nomination contests. What Sanders and Trump have in common is they’re both

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He’s from Ripley, believe it or not

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Your campaign media punch list

In the latest installment of the “Ready to Run” series, I share some advice culled from a few campaign message veterans plus my own observations on how to, and not to, conduct yourself in the media (social and otherwise) during

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Keeping government open has a new face

The Tennessee Coalition for Open Government has a new executive director. Former Tennessean news editor Deborah Fisher has been named to the post. Tennessee Ticket enthusiastically declares affinity with the coalition‘s mission and goals, and I personally wish Ms. Fisher

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Drew, tapped

The search is over to replace longtime Free Press editorial page editor Lee Anderson at the Chattanooga Times Free Press. The new editor is Drew Johnson, former head of the conservative think tank formerly known as the Tennessee Center for

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