Regional Headlines
9:27 am
Thu July 2, 2009

TN Candidates Raise Big Money in Bad Economy

Nashville, TN – The poor economy doesn't appear to be putting the brakes on fundraising efforts by Republican gubernatorial candidates in Tennessee. Three top candidates for the GOP nomination say they have combined to raise $6.3 million through the first six months of the year. The money totals give a first glimpse at the long campaign to succeed term-limited Democratic Governor Phil Bredesen.