New Directions 

In Nashville, state Democrats get revved up; in Memphis, the county commission changes course.

NASHVILLE — When U.S. senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) was announced as the keynote speaker for this year's Jackson Day dinner in Nashville, a staple of the Tennessee Democratic Party's annual calendar, there was initially not much enthusiasm in party ranks. A somewhat…

full article »

Comments (2)

Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

ADVERTISEMENT

Readers also liked…

  • Filling the Space

    For all the in-fighting, we’re all looking for the same thing, and sometimes we can realize it.
    • Jul 14, 2016
  • Wellspring Politics in Memphis

    With a crucial deadline approaching next week, the local “Protect the Aquifier” movement picks up steam.
    • Nov 24, 2016
  • Outliers and Insiders

    This year’s Memphis City Council races have plenty of both.
    • Jun 11, 2015

From the Archives

  • Cohen Agonistes

    As 2014 beckons, the 9th District congressman faces off against ill fate, a pesky press, and a longtime chief aide.
    • Aug 1, 2013
  • Back to Square One

    The county commission puts a brake on filling a Unified School Board vacancy.
    • Aug 8, 2013
  • More »

More by Jackson Baker

Most Commented On

Top Viewed Stories

ADVERTISEMENT
© 1996-2016

Contemporary Media
460 Tennessee Street, 2nd Floor | Memphis, TN 38103
Visit our other sites: Memphis Magazine | Memphis Parent | Inside Memphis Business
Powered by Foundation