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Local Attorney takes oath of office. Now it’s Senator Barnes!


The Montgomery County Legislative Delegation gained a new member Tuesday morning. The State Senate held swearing-in ceremony for the new members amid pomp and circumstance.

Senator Tim Barnes with family in the Senate LoungeTuesday morning marked a change in Tennessee political and legislative history. For Montgomery County, it marked a new name joining our legislative delegation. As the State Senate was called to order, the new members of Senate stood and took their oath of office. With his family watching, Clarksville Attorney Tim Barnes raised his hand and swore his commitment to the people of this state, its laws and governance.

Attending the swearing-in ceremony, the Barnes Family looked on as Attorney Tim Barnes became Tennessee State Senator Tim Barnes, District 22. The chamber was filled with family, friends, supporters and colleagues. The atmosphere was filled with anticipation and drama at what the moments to come would herald.

“There are not any words to express how honored I am to be serving the citizens of Cheatham, Houston and Montgomery county,” Barnes said, “I ran for this office to help the working families of the 22nd District, and I intend to get to work immediately doing just that.” «Read the rest of this article»


APSU and ETSU students form Tennessee Federation of College Democrats Presidency ticket


Austin Peay State University student has declared a ticket for the Tennessee Federation of College Democrats Presidency. In a press statement released today, Adam Haynes and ETSU student Jordan Huffiman announced that they have teamed up as a combined ticket to seek the leadership of the Tennessee Federation of College Democrats. This is their statement:

haynes-huffman TFCD Logo Adam Haynes, of APSU, and Jordan Huffman, of ETSU, are running as a ticket for President and Vice-President of the Tennessee Federation of College Democrats. They believe that TFCD needs better communication amongst our chapters and with the democratic leaders of our state. «Read the rest of this article»


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