Archive for June 10th, 2018

Phil Bredesen supports Sen. Bob Corker’s push back on tariffs

Phil Bredesen supports Sen. Bob Corker’s push back on tariffs

on June 10, 2018, 7:45 AM / in State News

  by Mark Hicks, Leaf Chronicle Former Gov. Phil Bredesen noticed his photo on a framed copy of The Leaf-Chronicle dated Dec. 16, 2008, touting Clarksville landing Hemlock Semiconductor, which would build a $1.2 billion plant that would later be shuttered. Lying through his teeth the candidate stated: “They closed up because of tariffs, you know,” the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate said […]

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Political Notebook: Bredesen campaign returns fire over Blackburn attack; Corker tells fellow Republicans ‘I call them like I see them’

on June 10, 2018, 7:33 AM / in State News

by Andy Sher  |   Chattanooga Times Free Press Former Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen’s U.S. Senate campaign is pushing back against attacks launched Friday by Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn and fellow GOP officials during the Tennessee Republican Party’s annual gathering. “Governor Bredesen’s message of working together to get things done is resonating with voters throughout the state who are tired of […]

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This is the best way to quickly end a car pursuit….

on June 10, 2018, 7:18 AM / in National News

Watch here…

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The Old South: 50 Essential Books

The Old South: 50 Essential Books

on June 10, 2018, 6:26 AM / in Bedtime Stories, Opinion

THE FIRST INSTALLMENT of Dr. Clyde N. Wilson’s SOUTHERN READER’S GUIDES distills more than a half century of scholarship into identifying and describing 50 essential books on the topic of the “Old South”— that is, the colonial and antebellum periods of Southern History. Dr. Wilson, Emeritus Distinguished Professor of History of the University of South Carolina, was editor of the highly-praised Papers […]

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