sCandidate Cooper says he wants Whitney, whos been featured lately on the Don Imus show, The Tonight Show, and other national TV venues, to do robo-calls (automated telephone messages) for Coopers current campaign, a race for the District 5 county commission seat.
No mention of Whitneys position on bison at Shelby Farms or whether the comic might sign a lifetime contract for races Cooper has yet to run.
The folks at Democracy for America are in Memphis this weekend (March 25th-26th) to teach Democrats ways to be more effective in getting their message out and taking back the reins of power. The DFA Training Academy at Southwestern Tennessee Community College's Macon campus features local and national experts on campaign management, field organizing, communications, and grassroots advocacy.
On Saturday night, Democracy for Tennessee will host a screening of the documentary, Take It Back: The Movement for Democracy and Howard Dean. To register, go here.