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Montgomery County Democratic Party honors local volunteers, statesmen

 

Montgomery County Democratic PartyClarksville, TN – The Montgomery County Democratic Party gathered at the Smith Trahern mansion on December 11 to celebrate Christmas and to honor local volunteers and Montgomery County’s statesmen for their service.

State Senator Tim Barnes received a plaque noting his service to the party and to his Montgomery County constituency over the past four years. The party also recognized State Representatives Joe Pitts and John Tidwell who will both continue the elected offices.

Honorees and their stand-ins at the 2012 Montgomery County Democratic Party Christmas Party

Honorees and their stand-ins at the 2012 Montgomery County Democratic Party Christmas Party

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Democratic campaign mailer draws criticism

 

Election 2012Clarksville, TN – The campaign for the District 22 Tennessee State Senate between incumbent Democratic Senator Tim Barnes and Republican Dr. Mark Green has gotten dirty.  In a direct mail flyer, paid for by the Tennessee Democratic Party and authorized by Senator Barnes, the flyer attacks Dr. Green and Gateway Medical Center.

On the front of the mailer, it has a picture of the Clarksville hospital in the background, with a picture of Green in the lower corner and reads, “This is Dr. Mark Green and this is where the hospital he helped run ranked in Tennessee” and shows the Consumer Reports logo with the headline, “The Lowest.”

The flyer refers to a Consumer Reports article that ranked Gateway Medical Center 37th in a survey of Tennessee hospitals for the quality of care given at it’s facility. «Read the rest of this article»

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Montgomery County Democratic Party to host “Celebrate Labor” fundraiser September 22nd

 

Election 2012Montgomery County, TN – The Montgomery County Democratic Party will host its annual “Celebrating Labor” fundraiser on September 22nd from 5:00pm-7:00pm at IAM Local 1296 Union Hall, 121 Union Hall Road (off Wilma Rudolph Boulevard.) in Clarksville Tennessee.

This event honors the American workforce and Union labor. «Read the rest of this article»

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The Montgomery County Democratic Party to Host a Meet the Candidates BBQ Sandwich Fundraiser

 

Clarksville, TN – On June 14th, 2012 the Montgomery County Democratic Party will host a “Meet Our Candidates” BBQ Sandwich Fundraiser at 420-A Madison Street, Clarksville, TN from 5:00pm until 7:00pm.

This event will give voters an opportunity to discuss the issues with each candidate, and hear their thoughts and plans for Tennessee’s future.

As we move toward our August Primary and November General Elections, it is necessary for you to have the opportunity to meet and choose to support the Democratic Party Candidates. There will be a slate of outstanding candidates, and a few incumbents for you to visit with: «Read the rest of this article»

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Montgomery County Democratic Party prepares for County Delegate Convention

 

Tennessee Democratic PartyClarksville, TN – On March 10th, 2012 the Montgomery County Democratic Party (MCDP) will hold their County Delegate Convention at 2050 Fort Campbell Boulevard, Clarksville, TN with the doors opening at 11:00am. The delegate voting process will begin at 12 noon.

The convention will be open to all registered County Democrats. Delegates selected at the County Convention can participate in the Congressional Convention to select Delegates to the Democratic Party National Convention in Charlotte, NC, in September. «Read the rest of this article»

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New Year ushers in the new Tennessee Voter Photo ID Law

 

Tennessee Urban Resource CenterClarksville, TN – For as long as I can remember New Years Day has always been a time for reflection, resolutions and change. But as we usher in the 2012 New Year, quality of life changes are not the only things we all need to consider.

January 1st, 2012 also brought with it the installation of the new Tennessee Voter Photo ID Law. The new law requires all people to show a valid state or federal government-issued photo ID in order to vote at the polls.

Regardless of political party affiliation, without the proper photo ID, you won’t be able to vote for anyone during the election season this includes National, State or Local elections such as the President, school board, city council, congress or House of Representatives both federal and state levels, etc.

New Tennessee Voter Photo ID Law

New Tennessee Voter Photo ID Law

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Montgomery County Democrats to hold Reorganization Convention

 

Clarksville, TN – In the coming weeks, county Democratic parties across Tennessee will host local conventions where Democrats will pick new county party officers and lay the groundwork for selecting delegates to attend the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC.

Chip Forrester State Chairman of Tennessee Democratic Party issued the following statement to all county chairman and its members. «Read the rest of this article»

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The Montgomery County Democratic Party to hold a County Convention for Reorganization

 

Montgomery County Democratic PartyThe Montgomery County Democratic Party will hold a County Convention for Reorganization on Thursday. April 7th, 2011 at 5:30pm. The meeting will take place at the Smith Trahern Mansion, 101 McClure Street.

They will elect the Chairperson, Vice Chairperson(s), Secretary, Treasurer and the Executive Committee for Montgomery County and discuss the agenda for 2011. This meeting will involve open discussion and opportunities for county residents to express ideas and thoughts about the future. «Read the rest of this article»

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Bill Clinton to host fundraiser for Mike McWherter Candidate for Tennessee Governor

 

Former President Bill ClintonOn September 9th, 2010 starting at 5:00pm, Candidate for Tennessee Governor Mike McWherter will have a fundraiser in Nashville, with former President of the United States Bill Clinton as special guest.

This is a free event and open to the public, but if you wish to attend this free event, we will need your name and address submitted as soon as possible for security purposes. «Read the rest of this article»

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Brett Ramsey Holds Meet and Greet with Congressman Tanner

 

Brett Ramsey LogoBrett Ramsey the Democratic Candidate for State House District 68, held a meet and greet dinner with Congressman John Tanner on Tuesday.  Over 60 people were in attendance at the Highland Rim Kiwanis Club. In addition to Candidate Brett Ramsey and Congressman Tanner, the attendees had the chance to mingle with State Senator Tim Barnes, Clarksville Mayoral Candidate Kim McMillan, State House Representative Mike Stewart, former State Representative Tommy Head, Congressional candidate Greg Rabidoux, and local school board member Jim Mann.

A delicious BBQ dinner was provided by locally owned, The Pit Crew, located on Old Dover Road.  The Pit Crew is owned and operated by Gene and Robert Lewis.  While mingling, everyone was talking about the barbecue, hot sauce, and the hard work already done by Team Ramsey.

After the delicious meal, it was time for the speeches.

Greg Rabidoux, John Tanner, Kim McMillan, Brett Ramsey

Greg Rabidoux, John Tanner, Kim McMillan, Brett Ramsey

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