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The August election losers

Of course you can find the complete results of Thursday’s state primary and county general elections posted on many media outlets’ websites and at the Secretary of State’s site. My aim isn’t to replicate that information here, but to point

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Posted in Local Elections, Meta, Tennessee Federal Elections, Tennessee State Elections

TN-03 candidates on health care: repeal, replace, reform, or reinvigorate

Third District candidates offer their ideas on what Congress should do about health care in America

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Posted in Governing, U.S. House Elections

Picking the winners in the Third District debate

Here are some additional thoughts, beyond the Nooga.com story, on Saturday’s Tea Party debate among three of the GOP candidates running for the U.S. House 3rd District seat. Who won the debate? Like the last one, it was pretty much

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Posted in U.S. House Elections

Moolah: Dairy corporation brings in government cheddar

The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports that Dean Foods, a conglomerate food producer that owns many recognizable brands (including Mayfield Dairy), has received hundreds of millions of dollars in federal government contracts since 2000 (the earliest year records are available).

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Posted in U.S. House Elections

Endorsements, advertising ramp up in contested Third District primary

With just 30 days left before early voting starts, the campaigns are unleashing their sundry barrages of information. Soon, the average citizen will have little choice but to notice that there are races being run. Here is a very brief

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Posted in U.S. House Elections

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