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Safe and Saferer

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

Mike McWherther decided over the Thanksgiving weekend to drop his longshot bid to unseat Sen. Lamar Alexander.  That leaves, well, nobody.  The Democrats have no declared candidates in the race.  McWherther himself had pretty much no chance of defeating Alexander, and now the Democrats don’t even have that.  It’ll be interesting to see if the […]

Ford Wants to be Governor, not Senator

Wednesday, July 4th, 2007

According to Vic Garvey, former Rep. Harold Ford has his sights set on the Governor’s mansion, not a Senate seat.  If true, the decision deals a severe blow to Democrats’ already slim chances of unseating Senator Lamar Alexander.  Democrats have made little of the race, instead focusing on Maine, Minnesota, Oregon, and others.  Ford narrowly […]