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Top Tales for Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Gentle reader, here are some of the latest stories in Tennessee politics. The Hamilton County Democratic Party holds its annual Kefauver Dinner fundraiser tonight at the Chattanooga Choo Choo Imperial Ballroom. The keynote speaker will be U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen,

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Editorials entreat DesJarlais to debate

At least two newspaper editorial pages have expressed consternation over U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais’s apparent reluctance to debate his general election opponent, state Sen. Eric Stewart. The

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Congressional race roundup, District Four

District 4 The biggest news from the significantly redesigned 4th District is that the man considered the chief architect and beneficiary of the new map, Sen. Bill Ketron of Murfreesboro, apparently doesn’t think he can “cut the mustard” and take

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Ketron reassessing congressional challenge?

Stephen Shirley opines in the Daily News Journal that Sen. Bill Ketron of Murfreesboro may be rethinking his long-assumed plan to run for the newly redrawn Fourth Congressional District seat against incumbent and fellow Republican U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais of

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Congressional challengers step up efforts

Weston Wamp, son of former U.S. Rep. Zach Wamp, plans to hold a significant fundraiser next month in support of his bid for the Republican nomination in the 3rd Distict. The younger Wamp hopes to take in a total in

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