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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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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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Medicaid Expansion in Tennessee

From guest contributor, R. Jason Goodman, Chair, Morgan County Democratic Party: Medicaid Expansion in Tennessee Tennessee is one of 14 states that has not expanded Medicaid. By doing so, we are turning down 1.4 billion dollars of government funding annually (our tax dollars), failing to provide medical...

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Social Security 2100 Act

John Larson (D-CT) has introduced legislation that would expand and update Social Security, ensuring its solvency through 2100.  It has been over 30 years since an overhaul of Social Security.  The bill was originally introduced in 2014 but did not stand a chance of advancing...

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We are Democrats

https://youtu.be/85TQPzWVWHQ   There are several core beliefs that tie our party together: Democrats believe that we’re greater together than we are on our own — that this country succeeds when everyone gets a fair shot, everyone does their fair share, and everyone plays by the same rules....

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Celebrate Independence Day in Pegram

Pegram 4th of July Celebration, Parade and Fireworks   Enjoy the Pancake Breakfast at the United Methodist Church from 6 - 9 AM.  The Celebration starts at 10 AM with the Parade, followed by a full day of festivities including games, vendors and good food.  Live music...

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