Tuesday Aug 12
Tennessee Supreme Court Vote Is A Lesson In Bipartisanship
Elections in Tennessee last week returned three of the highest ranking state judges to the bench for another eight-year term.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Tenn. AG Bob Cooper to seek another 8-year term
Tennessee Attorney General Bob Cooper says he will seek another eight-year term following the retention of three Democrats on the Supreme court.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Emancipation Day celebrated in Clarksville with songs and...
Emancipation Day celebrated in Clarksville with songs and dance Emancipation Day celebrated in Clarksville as people remember their past.
In Charlie Brown, Democrats find another character
Here we go again. Two years after Tennessee Democrats nominated Mark Clayton, a man with extremely conservative views, to be their next U.S. senator, In Charlie Brown, Democrats find another character Here we go again.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Will the 3 Supreme Court justices be retained or replaced?
A hot button topic for Election Day is whether or not voters will opt to retain or replace three Democrat Supreme Court justices.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
UT-ORNL Governor's Chair Program Takes Off
After struggling to gain traction for several years, the UT-ORNL Governor's Chair program for joint research appointments is now on a roll.
Dennis Norwood: At Least Curtis Got A Vote
Monday's vote by the Downtown Pachyderm Club honestly did not surprise me. It wasn't an if it would happen, but a when.
The Washington Post
Nearly a million dollars has been spent on Thursdaya s Tennessee judicial election
Tennesseans on Thursday will decide whether to keep three state Supreme Court justices following a roughly million-dollar ad campaign, a continuation of what advocates describe as a troubling national trend of increasingly politicized judicial campaigns.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Campaign spending in Supreme Court justice race now in the millions
New campaign disclosure reports out Friday show spending is in the millions for a race that typically has no fundraising.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Chief justices should be neutral, Cla...
Connie Clark spoke at a reception in Warren County last week. She is asking Tennesseans to vote to retain her Aug. 7. "Justice is not for sale in Tennessee: Vote to retain Tennessee Supreme Court Justices Cornelia Clark, Sharon Lee and Gary Wade on Aug. 7." That was the message during a reception held in Warren County about a movement to oust the ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Washington Post
Candidates arena t talking about Obamacare much a " so why wona t the ads go away?
During a primary forum in Wisconsin last week, four Republicans competed to prove they were the most conservative candidate in the 6th District.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
a Koch bothers direct ire, money against Tennessee judges
The Tennessee chapter of Americans for Prosperity , a network of conservative organizations founded and funded by billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch , says it is launching "a major new effort" to unseat three Tennessee Supreme Court justices and the state's attorney general.