Tennessee Democratic Party http://wkms.org en TN Democrats Decry School Voucher Ad Buy http://wkms.org/post/tn-democrats-decry-school-voucher-ad-buy <p></p><p>The Tennessee Democratic Party is crying foul as advocacy groups begin running TV spots promoting school vouchers. The ads target certain lawmakers without mentioning specific legislation. Tue, 05 Mar 2013 13:13:17 +0000 Blake Farmer (Nashville Public Radio) 28873 at http://wkms.org TN Democrats Decry School Voucher Ad Buy TN House Democrats Keep Top Leaders http://wkms.org/post/tn-house-democrats-keep-top-leaders <p></p><p>Tennessee House Democrats have voted to keep their top leadership in place. Rep. Mike Turner overcame a challenge Wednesday from Rep. Johnny Shaw to hold on to his chairman seat. Rep. Craig Fitzhugh was also re-elected as minority leader without opposition. Thu, 13 Dec 2012 13:43:21 +0000 The Associated Press & Whitney Jones 25632 at http://wkms.org TN House Democrats Keep Top Leaders TN Democrats Elect Leaders http://wkms.org/post/tn-democrats-elect-leaders <p></p><p>Tennessee Senate Democrats re-elected Sen. Jim Kyle as minority leader and Sen. Lowe Finney as caucus chairman. The Democrats lost six seats earlier this month. Now they only have seven of 33 seats in the upper chamber of the General Assembly. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 13:05:35 +0000 The Associated Press & Whitney Jones 25060 at http://wkms.org TN Democrats Elect Leaders Forrester Isn't Running for Tenn. Democratic Party Chairman http://wkms.org/post/forrester-isnt-running-tenn-democratic-party-chairman <p>Tennessee Democratic Party Chairman Chip Forrester says he won't seek a third term as state party head. Spokesman Brandon Puttbrese confirmed Forrester’s decision to stay out of the race today. Since Forrester became chairman in 2009, the Democratic Party has lost 14 state house seats, three in the U.S. Congress and the governorship.</p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 19:41:13 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 23727 at http://wkms.org Forrester Isn't Running for Tenn. Democratic Party Chairman Tennessee Democratic Party Disavows Senate Candidate http://wkms.org/post/tennessee-democratic-party-disavows-senate-candidate <p>The Tennessee Democratic Party is disavowing Mark Clayton as their party&#39;s U. S. Senate nominee, saying the little-known candidate belongs to a hate group. Clayton, a floor installer, received twice the votes of his nearest competitor in a seven-candidate Democratic primary Thursday. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 19:22:48 +0000 Angela Hatton & The Associated Press 20196 at http://wkms.org Tennessee Democratic Party Disavows Senate Candidate