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McCain is for Alexander, Ramsey says it’s Lamar’s to lose

Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey and U.S. Sen. John McCain are betting on U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander to win re-election.

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Posted in U.S. Senate Elections

Ado ’round Ron

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Posted in Political News

Making the point count

Secretary of State Tre Hargett, Elections Coordinator Mark Goins, and their staff have been commemorating National Voter Registration Month on social media by having various celebrities (if I may use the term) pose with a sign: “I’m registered to vote.

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Posted in Humour

Hargett, Ramsey not quite satisfied with Voter ID ruling

After the Tennessee Court of Appeals upheld the state’s requirement of voters to show photo identification at the polls, but also upheld library cards as valid forms of identification, Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey said the following: While allowing library cards

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Posted in Tennessee State Elections

Pols react to Supreme Court ruling on healthcare law

Gov. Bill Haslam: We will review the entire Supreme Court’s opinion to fully understand its impact on the State of Tennessee. From initial reports, it appears the individual mandate has been ruled Constitutional and has been upheld. My primary issues

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Posted in Governing