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Can Gordon Ball beat Lamar Alexander?

Ball is Tennessee's Democratic nominee for the U.S. Senate in the Nov. 4 general election. He's a big underdog as he takes on Sen. Lamar Alexander, the second-term Republican incumbent and former governor.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Knoxville, TN, Healthcare Law, Law

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Nashville Scene

Tennessee Delegation Responds to POTUS Address on ISIS

In an address to the nation Wednesday night, President Barack Obama announced what the United States will do in an effort to "degrade, and ultimately destroy, the terrorist group" ISIS. The president revealed plans for an escalated campaign against the militants that will include airstrikes in Iraq and Syria and an additional 475 service members headed to Iraq.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama, Terrorism

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Daily News

Is It Really Time to Relax Lending Standards?

Back in 2008, when the Great Recession made its way into Middle Tennessee and the area began to feel the pain that other regions had endured for several years, the financial world collapsed.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John McCain, Barack Obama, Housing, Home Listing, Home

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Nashville Scene

Will Congress Address Police Militarization?

That would be the program that gifted Shelby County with grenade launchers and Davidson County with a mine-resistant vehicle.

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Related Topix: US News, Nashville, TN, US Politics, Representative Henry "Hank" Johnson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Hank Johnson

Tue Aug 19, 2014

PolitiFact

Martha Robertson: Says Rep. Tom Reed, R-N.Y., 'voted to raise the...

Martha Robertson, a Democrat looking to unseat U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-N.Y., ran this ad challenging her opponent on Social Security.

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Related Topix: Representative Tom Reed, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Social Security, Personal Finance

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