Frank Nicely http://wkms.org en Tennessee Dems Want No Part of Ending US Senate Primaries http://wkms.org/post/tennessee-dems-want-no-part-ending-us-senate-primaries <p></p><p>The Tennessee General Assembly has delayed consideration of ending primary elections for the U.S. Senate. Several lawmakers say voters need time to weigh-in on possibly losing their power to pick party nominees.</p><p>A few top-ranking Republicans have gotten on board with Frank Niceley’s proposal for the state legislature to again pick Senate candidates. Niceley said Tennessee should lead what he calls a band of “small red states” to help send more conservative lawmakers to Washington and “save America.” Tue, 02 Apr 2013 11:49:52 +0000 Blake Farmer (Nashville Public Radio) 30038 at http://wkms.org Tennessee Dems Want No Part of Ending US Senate Primaries