Blog Archives

Chuck by the numbers

In a press release responding to the announcement of rivalry renewal by Weston Wamp, U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann’s spokesperson provided a few factoids related to the congressman’s recent activities: Chuck was re-elected in 2012 to serve the people of Tennessee’s

Posted in U.S. House Elections Tagged with: ,

Young man Weston a go

Weston Wamp, an entrepreneur and son of former Congressman Zach Wamp, today announced that he will again try to unseat U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann in the GOP primary for the Third District. Wamp ran for the seat in 2012, but

Posted in Uncategorized Tagged with: , ,

Could ‘blowout’ budget vote attract tea party challengers?

Some Tennesseans are making noises about far-right challenges to Republican members of Congress who voted for the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013, according to this report. Taking on all of the Republicans who voted for the compromise seems like a

Posted in U.S. House Elections Tagged with: ,

GOP committeeman, state party resolve lawsuit

Ever since the 2010 Republican primary in Tennessee’s Third Congressional District, a contentious cloud has hovered after a staffer for one candidate sued the campaign manager of another. Now it appears that at least one corner of that cloud has

Posted in Political News Tagged with: , , , , ,

Political news roundup

The month of November began on Friday, but since that’s not a great day to put out news releases, Monday was really the kickoff. Here’s a little of what went on. U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann may see another challenge from

Posted in Political News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Topics

Troves

Tips

Tops