Tag: Brian Kelsey

The peace on Christmas?

An exchange of tweets spanning Wednesday night and Thursday morning seem to indicate upcoming bipartisan and bicameral cooperation on a measure that would address the backlog of untested rape kits from investigations in Memphis and across the state. As reported

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Congressional race roundup, District Eight

Sen. Roy Herron of Dresden announced last week that he is not running for re-election. Herron, a longtime state legislator who started a 2010 run for governor and then switched to the 8th Congressional District race, which he lost to

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Special election update: Senate District 18

The 18th District of the Tennessee Senate comprises Robertson and Sumner Counties, both of which border Kentucky and both of which, of more political importance, help to form the “collar” of counties surrounding the state capital. The district has been

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