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TENNESSEE

Your complete directory of Tennessee candidates for Governor, United State Senator and Congress in the current election cycle ... state political parties ... the official state election office ... and state news sources.

Al Gore for US Senate - 1984

CANDIDATE DIRECTORY LEGEND:
Bold = Active Candidate
Italics = Potential Candidate
* = Incumbent
= Winner
(Incumbent Party Listed First)

Filing Deadline: April 7, 2016
Primary: August 4, 2016

This page was last updated on September 6, 2016


GOVERNOR:

[ Bill Haslam (R)* - Term-Limited in 2018. ]
Diane Black (R) - Congresswoman, Ex-State Sen., Ex-State Rep., Nurse & Businesswoman

Mark "Coonrippy" Brown (R) - Entertainer, Ex-Animal Control Officer, Ex-Factory Worker & '14 Candidate

Bob Corker (R) - US Senator & Ex-Chattanooga Mayor
Mark Green (R) - State Sen., Surgeon, Medical Staffing Company CEO & Iraq/Afghan War Veteran
Beth Harwell (R) - State House Speaker, Ex-State GOP Chair & College Professor
Bill Hagerty (R) - Ex-State Economic Development Commissioner & Investment Banker
Mark Norris (R) - State Senate Majority Leader, Ex-Shelby County Commissioner & Attorney
John Schroer (R) - State Transportation Commissioner, Ex-Franklin Mayor & Real Estate Developer
Andy Berke (D) - Chattanooga Mayor, Ex-State Sen. & Attorney
Karl Dean (D) - Ex-Nashville Mayor, Ex-Nashville Law Director & Ex-Nashville Public Defender
Bill Freeman (D) - Real Estate Investor, Ex-Nashville Urban Development Dir. & '15 Nashville Mayor Candidate

Next Gubernatorial Election in 2018.

Buford Ellington


TENNESSEE GENERAL ASSEMBLY:

State House

State Senate

U.S. SENATOR:

Lamar Alexander (R)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2020.

Fred Thompson - 1994

Bob Corker (R)* - (Campaign Site) - Next Election in 2018.
Ronnie Holden (R) - '14 US Rep. Candidate
Larry Crim (D) - Psychologist, Businessman & Frequent Candidate

Karl Dean (D) - Ex-Nashville Mayor, Ex-Nashville Law Director & Ex-Nashville Public Defender


U.S. CONGRESS:

District 1:
Phil Roe (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Alan Bohms (D) - Non-Profit Group Executive, Retired Business Manager & Volunteer Firefighter
Robert Franklin (Independent) - '14 Candidate

District 2:
John "Jimmy" Duncan Jr. (R)*
Stuart Starr (D) - Photographer, Ex-Businessman & '14 Lenoir City Council Candidate

District 3:
Chuck Fleischmann (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Melody Shekari (D) - Chattanooga Mayoral Policy Fellow & Community Activist
Topher Kersting (Independent) - Blogger & Business Condultant
Cassandra Mitchell (Independent) - '14 Candidate
Rick Tyler (Independent) - White Supremacist & '14 US Sen. Candidate

Don Sundquist

District 4:
Scott DesJarlais (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Steven Reynolds (D) - Businessman & Ex-Limestone Mineworker

District 5:
Jim Cooper (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Stacy Ries Snyder (R) - Bakery Owner & Tea Party Activist

District 6:
Diane Black (R)* - (Campaign Site)
David Kent (D) - Manufacturing Manager
David Ross (Libertarian) - Media Management Coordinator

Bill Boner

District 7:
Marsha Blackburn (R)* - (Campaign Site)
Tharon Chandler (D) - Farmer & '02 Candidate
Lenny Ladner (Libertarian) - Truck Driver, Gun Rights Activist & Frequent Candidate

District 8:
[ Stephen Fincher (R)* - Retiring in 2016. ]
David Kustoff (R) - Ex-US Attorney, Ex-Shelby County GOP Chair & '02 Candidate
Rickey Hobson (D) - Airline Employee & '14 Candidate
Mark Rawles (Constitution) - State Party Vice Chair, Sales Manager, USAF Veteran & Frequent Candidate
Shelia Godwin (Independent) - Educator, Community Activist & '14 County Commission Candidate
James Hart (Independent) - Realtor, Eugenics Advocate & Frequent Candidate
Adrian Montague (Independent) - Car Salesman & Iraq/Afghan War Veteran
Karen Free Spirit Talley-Lane (Independent) - Office Manager

District 9:
Steve Cohen (D)* - (Campaign Site)
Floyd Wayne Alberson (R) - '14 Candidate
Paul Cook (Independent) - Computer Technologist, USMC Veteran & '14 Candidate
Nicholas Mantanona (Write-In)


Reagan - Bush - Ashe - Davis

STATE POLITICAL PARTIES:

Constitution Party of Tennessee
Tennessee Democratic Party
Green Party of Tennessee
Libertarian Party of Tennessee
Tennessee Republican Party
Socialist Party of Tennessee


Robert Fulton

STATE ELECTION OFFICE:

Secretary of State's Office

Tennessee Registry of Election Finance


STATE NEWS SOURCES:

Jake Butcher - 1978

Bradley County News Weekly
Chattanooga Times-Free Press
Cleveland Daily Banner
Elizabethton Star
Franklin Review-Appeal
Knoxville Journal
Knoxville News-Sentinel
- (Politics Section)
Lebanon Democrat & Wilson County News
McMinnville Southern Standard
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis Flyer (Alternative)
- (Politics Section)
Morristown Citizen Tribune
Murfreesboro Daily News Journal
Nashville City Paper (Alternative)
Nashville Digest
Nashville Scene (Alternative)
Nashville Tennessean
The Oak Ridger
Rhea County Herald-News
Rutherford Courier
Sevierville/Gatlinburg Mountain Press
Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Sparta Expositor
TNPoliticsBlog.com
Tullahoma.net
VolunteerVoters.com

Phil Bredesen

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WTVC TV-9 (ABC - Chattanooga)
WBBJ TV-7 (ABC - Jackson)
WJHL TV-11 (CBS - Johnson City)
WATE TV-6 (ABC - Knoxville)
WBIR TV-10 (NBC - Knoxville)
WTNZ TV-43 (FOX - Knoxville)
WVLT TV-8 (CBS - Knoxville)
WMC TV-5 (NBC - Memphis)
WPTY TV-24 (ABC - Memphis)
WREG TV-3 (CBS - Memphis)
WKRN TV-2 (ABC - Nashville)
WSMV TV-4 (NBC - Nashville)
WTVF TV-5 (CBS - Nashville)

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