Nashville, Tenn. - May 2, 2018 - The Tennessee Republican Party calls on the State Primary Board for the Democratic Party to invalidate the nomination of Anne McGraw for Williamson County Commission. During early voting, Anne McGraw, a Democratic candidate herself on the May 1 primary ballot, opted to vote in the Republican primary. This decision demonstrates a malicious intent to tamper with the democratic process. Continue reading
Nashville, Tenn. - May 1, 2018 - Tennessee Republican Party Chairman Scott Golden released the following statement after the Nashville transit plan failed: "Liberal Phil Bredesen and Karl Deal failed massively to get their transit plan anywhere near the finish line, let alone across. Today, voters sent a clear message: they do not support increasing taxes or massive government projects. Voters across Tennessee will reject Phil Bredesen and Karl Dean in November, just as the voters in Nashville rejected the transit plan today." Continue reading
Franklin, Tenn. - April 7, 2018 - Today at the spring meeting of the Tennessee Republican Party's State Executive Committee (SEC), the full SEC unanimously passed the following resolution: BE IT RESOLVED BY THE TENNESSEE REPUBLICAN PARTY'S STATE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE, that we denounce all white nationalist and neo-Nazi groups. Continue reading
Nashville, Tenn. - April 4, 2018 - On the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. King, the Tennessee Republican Party released the following statement: "50 years ago today we lost a passionate civil rights activist and faith leader in Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As we honor his life, his constant pursuit of justice lives on in the countless leaders who have been inspired by his legacy."