March 15, 2018
VOLUME 2 ISSUE 5
The Grand Old Publication is the TNGOP's bi-monthly newsletter to keep you up to date with Republican news and events across the Volunteer State.
Bredesen and Dean are Silent on Hillary
After her 2016 defeat, Hillary Clinton just won't go away. Once again, she is in the news name-calling those that didn't vote for her, this time calling the people of Tennessee "backwards." As pathetic as her attempt to remain relevant is, more problematic has been the silence coming from Phil Bredesen and Karl Dean. Neither of them have taken the time to defend Tennesseans and stand up to Clinton's hateful characterization. If Bredesen and Dean won't defend our state against attacks from their own Party, they don't deserve to represent Tennessee.
3 and 0
Since President Trump's election, Tennessee has had three special elections. Despite the Democrats pulling out all the stops, we won all three! That is thanks to the strength of our members, the hard work of volunteers and the success of Republican leadership in our state.
Representative Kevin Vaughn - HD 95
Senator Mark Pody - SD 17
Senator Shane Reeves - SD 14
- Republican Shane Reeves was overwhelmingly elected to the Tennessee Senate representing District 14, winning by over 43 points!
- April 5th at noon is the deadline for candidates to submit petitions to appear on the federal and state primary ballot in August.
March 16 - Montgomery County Lincoln Reagan Dinner
March 17 - Grainger County Lincoln Day Dinner
March 17 - Macon County Caucus
March 17 - Monroe County GOP Women's Lincoln Day Dinner
March 22 - Coffee County Meet the Candidates
March 23 - TNGOP Chairman's Cup Golf Tournamant
March 23 - Knox County Lincoln Day Dinner
March 23 - Macon County Reagan Day Dinner
March 24 - Unicoi County Meet the Candidates
March 24 - McNairy County Convention
March 24 - Jefferson County Lincoln/Reagan Day Dinner
March 24 - Hawkins County Lincoln Day Dinner
March 29 - Weakly CountyReagan Day Dinner
March 29 - Upper Cumberland Reagan Day Dinner