Phil Bredesen Tennessee Democrat Bredesen Doesn't Plan Anti-Trump Senate Campaign By The Associated Press • Dec 8, 2017 Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons While former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen's Democratic bid for the U.S. Senate will focus on "fixing the mess" in Washington, he doesn't plan to talk about Republican President Donald Trump all that much. Former Tennessee Governor Bredesen Joins Senate Race to Succeed Corker By The Associated Press • Dec 7, 2017 Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons Former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen is joining the race to succeed Republican Bob Corker in the U.S. Senate. Former Democratic Tennessee Governor Considering Senate Bid By The Associated Press • Oct 16, 2017 Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain Former Gov. Phil Bredesen, the last Democrat to win a statewide race in Tennessee, is considering a bid to succeed retiring Republican Bob Corker in the U.S. Senate. Democrat Craig Fitzhugh Joins Race for Tennessee Governor By The Associated Press • Aug 7, 2017 capitol.tn.gov Democrat Craig Fitzhugh is joining the race for Tennessee governor.