Marsha Blackburn

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Songwriter Lee Thomas Miller is joining the race for the Republican nomination to succeed Tennessee Rep. Marsha Blackburn in Congress. 

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Former U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher is joining the race to succeed Republican Bob Corker in the Senate.

Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., announced on Tuesday she will run for Senate in Tennessee — and took a shot at the current Republican leadership in her announcement video.

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 U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn announced her campaign for U.S. Sen. Bob Corker's seat on Thursday in a video that slams the "totally dysfunctional" Senate and Republicans in particular for their failure to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

The Tennessee Congressman whose district includes Fort Campbell says the country doesn’t need or want hundreds of commanders-in-chief.


Marsha Blackburn says there’s only one, and his decision to ban transgender troops from the U.S. armed forces should be respected.


Three members of Congress will visit Fort Campbell this week to learn about military readiness and budget effects.

Republican members of Congress aren't exactly getting a warm welcome in their home districts during this week's recess.