CCDP Blog

This is what leadership looks like

In a five-minute video released on Friday, Biden urged the country to come together and address the "national crisis" of police brutality against black people. "The original sin of the country still stains our nation today," he said. "We need justice for George Floyd." "We are a country with...

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Republicans suppress the vote again in Tennessee

Guest editorial from a Cheatham County Democrat: Republicans Suppress the Vote Again in Tennessee Tennessee has one of the most restrictive Voter ID laws in the nation, which already makes it difficult for many people to vote and helps cause our low voter turnout. But apparently Republicans...

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Demand “No-Excuse” Absentee Ballots

Tennessee needs to take the safety concerns of their citizens seriously.  The State Attorney General has ruled that"“FEAR OF BECOMING ILL OR INFECTING OTHERS” is not a valid reason to obtain a mail-in ballot.  Other states have implemented mail-in ballots with no evidence of voter fraud. ...

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Advocate for Universal Absentee Ballots

From The Tennessee Democratic Party: TAKE ACTION: ADVOCATE FOR UNIVERSAL ABSENTEE BALLOTS The COVID-19 pandemic poses a new threat to elections across Tennessee. But Tennessee has the ability to ensure Tennesseans don’t have to choose between exercising their right to vote or working at the polls and protecting...

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