Category: TN House Elections

Hakeem, I’ll Add You On

I’ll add you, that is, on to the list of candidates seeking the House District 28 seat being vacated by Rep. JoAnne Favors. The former Chattanooga City Council member and parole board member has announced his intent. The Ctrl-C, Ctrl-V

Posted in TN House Elections Tagged with: ,

No more Favors at the Capitol?

Rep. JoAnne Favors on Monday announced that she will not seek re-election to the District 28 House of Representatives seat. After redistricting following the 2010 census collapsed the former 29th District into the 28th, Favors won a primary against former

Posted in Political News, TN House Elections Tagged with: , , ,

Brooks is done

A small list of House seats that will not have an incumbent in 2018 added one member yesterday, when Rep. Harry Brooks announced that he is retiring from his District 19 seat. Brooks also donated his campaign treasury contents to

Posted in TN House Elections Tagged with: ,

Election Day 2016 Links with Commentary

It’s tempting to start with the election for president, but that’s a rabbit hole to be saved for later in the post—or maybe for its own post. So here are some musings about local, state, and federal elections. Ballot initiatives

Posted in Chattanooga City Elections, Hamilton County Elections, Local Elections, TN House Elections, TN Senate Elections, U.S. House Elections Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Good, let’s debate

The 25th Senate District seat has an atypically high number of higher-profile contenders for its GOP primary election. Rep. Joshua G. Evans, former Sen. Kerry Roberts, Sen. Jim Summerville, and Wayne White want to be the nominee. These candidates will

Posted in TN House Elections, TN Senate Elections Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,