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Why are some Tennessee Republicans defending the first Grand Wizard of the KKK?

Why are some Tennessee Republicans defending the first Grand Wizard of the KKK? Nathan Bedford Forrest traded slaves and massacred union...
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The First Progressive Primary Challenge of 2022

The first major progressive primary challenge of the 2022 electoral cycle will take place in Nashville, Tennessee, where public servant and community...
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Progressives target Jim Cooper for primary challenge

Justice Democrats, the left-wing group that recruited Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to run for Congress, has its eyes set on ousting another Democratic...
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Progressive group backing primary challenger to Tennessee Democrat

A progressive group that has successfully backed primary challenges to a number of Democratic members of Congress has a new target in its sights:...
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Justice Democrats jump into 2022 primaries with Tennessee House race endorsement

(CNN)Justice Democrats, the progressive group that launched Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s historic 2018 campaign, made its first splash of...
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The First Major Progressive Challenger of 2022 Is Here

Odessa Kelly Photo: Odessa Kelly Campaign The first major left-wing primary challenge to House Democrat in the 2022 cycle is here, driven by the...
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The Progressive Group That Helped Bring Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez To Congress Is Launching Its First Primary Challenge Of 2022

WASHINGTON — The progressives who helped defeat three Democratic incumbents in the last three years and brought Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to...
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What Tennessee—and the Country—Can Learn from London Lamar, the State’s Youngest Black Woman Lawmaker

By the time Tennessee representative London Lamar tells me she’s “a softy and a sweet person,” she had already removed all doubt. The ambitious...
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City Council races begin to fill up

Quicker than Memphis starts to replace fall gray with spring green, the campaigns for Memphis City Council are coming to life at about a dozen or two...
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Martesha L. Johnson selected to the Nashville Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40!

We all have the same number of hours in the day, but what we do with those hours varies greatly. Our 40 Under 40 honorees of 2019 are making the most...
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