TNGOP Statement on Results on SD 17 Special Election

Nashville, Tenn. – December 19, 2017 – Tennessee Republican Party Chairman Scott Golden released the following statement on the results of the special election for Senate District 17:  "Congratulations to Mark Pody on his victory and new role as a State Senator. He has served as a conservative leader in the State House for seven years, and I look forward to his continued leadership in the State Senate. Continue reading

TNGOP Statement on Gov. Phil Bredesen entering US Senate race

Nashville, Tenn. - December 7, 2017 - Scott Golden, Chairman of the Tennessee Republican Party, released the following statement on former Governor Phil Bredesen's decision to enter the race for US Senate:  “Former Governor Phil Bredesen’s record represents the Tennessee of yesterday when Democrats labeled extreme unemployment rates, higher taxes, and a total lack of government transparency as ‘prospering.' A lot has changed in the last 16 years, since the first time he ran for statewide office. Continue reading

Celebrating Thanksgiving

Nashville, Tenn. - November 23, 2017 - Tennessee Republican Party Chairman Scott Golden released the following statement celebrating Thanksgiving:  “On Thanksgiving, we gather with loved ones and show gratitude for all that we have. While today is the day of the year that we set aside, every day we should give thanks. Whether sharing a meal with friends or at home cooking with family, from the TNGOP to you, Happy Thanksgiving.”

TNGOP Response to Rep. Cohen's Letters of Impeachment

Nashville, Tenn. - November 15, 2017 - Tennessee Republican Party Chairman Scott Golden released the following statement in response to Rep. Steve Cohen's decision to introduce letters of impeachment: “Steve Cohen, with the endorsement of TNDP Chair Mary Mancini, joined 5 other Democrats to take their obstructionist strategy to a new level. This is more evidence that Tennessee Democrats are not only losing touch with the values of Tennesseans, but also are more concerned with obstructing the President’s agenda than helping cut taxes for working class families across America. Continue reading