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The aftermath of the heated 2018 midterm elections

Midterm elections shape this country’s politics for the next two years. While one may not be voting for the president directly it is basically voting for the people who will support or oppose him. According to the New York Times, this year’s midterms set record highs as we saw more ...

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Blackburn names Tennessee state lawmaker as Senate treasurer

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn has named southwestern Tennessee state Rep. Ron Gant as campaign treasurer for her bid for the Senate. Blackburn joined the race for Senate following incumbent Republican Sen. Bob Corker’s decision not to seek a third term and Gov. Bill Haslam’s announcement ...

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Former lawmaker announces bid for Tennessee US Senate seat against Blackburn

By: Associated Press A former congressman from Tennessee is joining the race to succeed Republican Bob Corker in the U.S. Senate. Former U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher, a gospel-singing farmer from the rural western Tennessee community of Frog Jump, announced his bid in a statement to media on Sunday. Fincher, 44, ...

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Let’s hear it for the girl: 7th annual Young Women’s Leadership Symposium

MAHALIA SMITH | CONTRIBUTING WRITER Dozens of women and a handful of men attended the seventh Annual Young Women’s Leadership Symposium on Friday, April 21. The event began at 8:30 a.m. with speeches from President Alisa White and General Counsel Dannelle Whiteside. “How many of you,” Whiteside said, “when you ...

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APSU officials, community speak against downsizing at Fort Campbell

    President Alisa White and Athletics Director Derek van der Merwe represented APSU’s concerns about the military downsizing at the Fort Campbell listening session on Tuesday, Feb. 20. The session was held to address questions about downsizing the military personnel at Fort Campbell and to allow citizens from the surrounding areas to ...

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