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  1. U.S. District 4 needs a new faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Lenda Sherrell is the best and only choice to fill Tennessee's 4th Congressional District seat now shamed by the incumbent Scott DesJarlais, a tea party-leaning Republican who ran on a pro-life ticket but was found to have encouraged both his former wife and a mistress to have abortions.

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  2. a The kissing congressmana and Republican votersa hypocrisyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Washington Post

    Then-newly elected Rep. Vance McAllister waits to be sworn in on Capitol Hill in Washington on Nov. 21, 2013. Politico's Burgess Everett reports on the reelection efforts of Rep. Vance McAllister , who is running for a second term after he was caught on video last year kissing his married scheduler.

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  3. News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Washington Times

    After defeating his Republican primary opponent by a mere 38 votes, scandal-ridden U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais appears to be only one of Tennessee's nine incumbent House members to face a serious challenge in the general election. DesJarlais won the right to defend his 4th District seat after narrowly winning the August primary against state Sen. Jim Tracy.

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  4. Most Congressional Incumbents Appear Safe in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Daily News

    After defeating his Republican primary opponent by a mere 38 votes, scandal-ridden U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais appears to be only one of Tennessee's nine incumbent House members to face a serious challenge in the general election. DesJarlais won the right to defend his 4th District seat after narrowly winning the August primary against state Sen. Jim Tracy .

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  5. Sherrell, Doggart say Washington brokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Http

    "Doggart is coming!" That was the rallying cry of 4th District Congressional candidate Dr. Robert Doggart at Monday night's political forum sponsored by the Southern Standard and WCPI.

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  6. Fleischmann Is A Representative We Can Trust - And ResponseRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Chattanoogan.com

    Dr. Mary Headrick has repeatedly asserted that Congressman Fleischmann does not adequately represent the constituents of District 3, but I respectfully disagree.

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  7. Annual Decosimo Tax Seminar Features Comprehensive Federal Tax UpdateRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Decosimo, will host the 2014 Decosimo Tax Seminar on Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the Chattanooga Convention Center from 8:15 a.m.-5 p.m. The format for this year's Decosimo Tax Seminar features a day-long Federal Tax Update and presentations on related topics by Rick Taylor of Wipfli, LLC. In addition to the focus on key issues involving federal taxes, ... (more)

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  8. Referendum Asks For Campus Property To Remain Tax ExemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Christelle Ryniker studies in a bedroom at Dalton State's Wood Valley Apartments, which currently serves as on campus housing.

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  9. Lee Students And Faculty Present At TMTA ConferenceRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Lee University students and faculty presented at the annual meeting of the Tennessee Mathematics Teachers Association.

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  10. Police Blotter: Beer Bandit Strikes Walgreens AgainRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Police said April Dawn McGill was spotted taking boots worth $89.99 out of Kohl's on Highway 153 without bothering to pay.

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  11. Poole Recognized For Work With Chattanooga Violence Reduction InitativeRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Assistant U.S. Attorney Christopher D. Poole received the National Association of Former U.S. Attorneys Exceptional Service Award for his work with the Chattanooga Violence Reduction Act.

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  12. Sherrell Ahead Of DesJarlais In FundraisingRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Lenda Sherrell said she outraised incumbent Scott DesJarlais more than 2 to 1 in the third quarter in the 4th Congressional District race.

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  13. DesJarlais, Graves Call For Restrictions On Travel To U.S. From West...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Rep. Scott DesJarlais and Rep. Tom Graves have called for restrictions on travel to and from West Africa in order to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus in the United States: Rep. DesJarlais said, "There is understandably serious concern about a potential Ebola epidemic here in the United States.

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  14. Grand Jury Looking Into Firing, Reinstatement Of Cleveland Police Sgt. TysonRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Bradley County Grand Jury is looking into the firing and then reinstatement of veteran Cleveland Police Sgt.

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  15. How could an opponent's attack ad take aim at Scott DesJarlais - and miss?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Nashville Scene

    With her new 30-second ad, Lenda Sherrell accomplished a remarkable feat: She gave viewers a reason to feel defensive about her 4th Congressional District opponent, U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais - the incumbent who has somehow survived a conga line of skeletons parading forth from his closet for the past two years. It loses something in print, but if you've turned on a television during election season, you can imagine it well enough.

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  16. Early voting underway Wednesday in TennesseeRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Washington Times

    Tennessee voters can get a head start on casting their ballots for the Nov. 4 general election starting Wednesday. Early voting runs through Oct. 30. Here is a look at some of the state's top races: U.S. SENATE: Republican Lamar Alexander, a former two-term governor who also ran for president twice, is seeking a third term in the Senate.

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  17. Democrat Lenda Sherell Battles the Worst Congressman in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Daily Kos

    My fellow Kossites, there is something rotten in Tennessee and his name is Scott DesJarlais. The voters in Tennessee's District 4 voted against Obama 2/1 in 2012.

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  18. Early voting begins Oct. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    With the Nov. 4 Tennessee General Election quickly approaching, Bradley County residents are reminded that an early voting period can be taken advantage of beginning Wednesday, Oct. 15. Early balloting will run for two weeks, expiring on Thursday, Oct. 30. Early voting hours will be from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays. Voting will be accessible in three locations: at the Election Commission Office, Bradley Square Mall in the old Regis Salon and at the BI-LO parking area on McGrady Drive.

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  19. CU turns 75 with historic community bashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    After three days and as many nights of October showers, Mother Nature finally let her light shine Wednesday, just in time for an appreciative community to pay tribute to Cleveland Utilities, a 75-year-old public servant credited by some as being the miracle worker that enticed Whirlpool to stay in town. Amid a chorus of government leaders and guest speakers during an outdoor birthday bash commemorating CU's historic year, the voice heard loudest belonged to Gary Farlow, president of the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce.

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  20. Bill Maher calls out an America that gets the politicians it deservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Daily Kos

    Is our politics dysfunctional because of the corrosive nature of money in politics? The following Real Time with Bill Maher skit makes one wonder. Partial Transcript: I want to believe Representative Vance McAllister , the Congressman who was caught on tape last year passionately kissing his staffer when he says he is a new man and quote "bless with a great family and a wonderful Christian wife."

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