Politics Guide: Governors, US Senators, Representatives






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TENNESSEE GOVERNOR, SENATORS AND REPRESENTATIVES




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111th Congress:



TN Gov. Phil Bredesen / TN Sr. Sen. Lamar Alexander / TN Jr. Sen. Bob Corker

Tennessee's US Representatives:

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1st / 2nd / 3rd / 4th / 5th / 6th / 7th / 8th / 9th

Tennessee 2012 Presidential Partisan Voting Index: R+8

Tennessee 2010 General Election Date: November 2nd

Tennessee 2010 Primary Election Date: August 5th

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Phil Bredesen (D)
Tennessee Governor

Governor Bredesen Term Limited. 2010 Tennessee Governor Candidates:

Businessman, Son of Gov. Ned McWherter Mike McWherter (D)

Knoxville Mayor, Businessman, Minor League Baseball Team Owner Bill Haslam (R)

Architect, Ex-State Party Co-Chair, '06 Nominee Howard Switzer (G)

Real Estate Broker Bayron Binkley (I)

Optometrist, Gun Rights Activist Brandon Dodds (I)

Samuel Duck (I)

"None of the Above" Ballot Activist, Frequent Candidate David Gatchell (I)

Minister, Retired Dental Lab Owner, Frequent Candidate June Griffin (I)

Toni Hall (I)

Floyd Knois (I)

Boyce McCall (I)

Donald McFolin (I)

Self-Proclaimed "Crazy Man", '74 Candidate, '99 Nashville Mayoral Candidate James Reesor (I)

Thomas Smith II (I)

Native American Indian Movement Chief, '02/'06 Candidate Carl "Twofeathers" Whitaker (I)



List of 2010 Tennessee Gubernatorial Primary Candidates who also ran:

State Senate Minority Leader, Attorney Jim Kyle (D)

Ex-State House Majority Leader, Ex-State Cabinet Member, Attorney Kim McMillan (D)

Shelby County District Attorney Bill Gibbons (R)

Marketing Executive, GOP Activist, '06 Candidate Joe Kirkpatrick (R)

Businessman, Vietnam Veteran, '02/'06 Candidate Basil Marceaux (R)

State Senate Speaker, Lt. Gov., Ex-State Rep., Businessman, Surveyor Ron Ramsey (R)

Congressman, Ex-Real Estate Broker Zach Wamp (R)



Tennessee's US Senators



Sr. US Senator Lamar Alexander (R)

Class II US Senator (Up for Re-Election in 2014)



Jr. US Senator Bob Corker (R)

Class I US Senator (Up for Re-Election in 2012)



US House Representatives for the State of Tennessee

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  • Phil Roe (R) - US Representative for Tennessee Congressional District 1
  • (Bloomingdale, Bristol, Elizabethton, Greeneville, Johnson City, Kingsport, and Morristown Tennessee)

    (District's 2010 Partisan Voting Index: R+21)

    List of 2010 Candidates for Tennessee Congressional District 1:

    US Representative Phil Roe (R)

    Magazine Editor, University Student, Community Activist Mike Clark (D)

    NE Tennessee Party Chair, Conservative Activist Kermit Steck (C)



    List of 2010 Tennessee District 1 Primary Candidates who also ran:

    Ex-Congressman, Ex-State Rep., Businessman David Davis (R)

    City Building Maintenance Worker, Ron Paul Campaign Activist Mike Donihe (R)

    Engineer, Businessman, '06/'08 Candidate Mahmood "Michael" Sabri (R)



  • John Duncan (R) - US Representative for Tennessee Congressional District 2
  • (Athens, Farragut, Knoxville, Maryville, and Powell Tennessee)

    (District's 2010 Partisan Voting Index: R+16)

    List of 2010 Candidates for Tennessee Congressional District 2:

    US Representative John Duncan (R)

    Dave Hancock (D)

    Farmer, Pastor, Ex-State Party Vice Chair Jim Headings (C)

    Alternative Medicine Specialist, '98 Nominee, '96 US Sen. Nominee Greg Samples (L)

    D.H. "Andy" Andrew (I)

    Grad Student, Conservative Activist, USAF Veteran, Ex-Republican Joe Leinweber Jr. (I)



  • Zach Wamp (R) - US Representative for Tennessee Congressional District 3
  • (Chattanooga, Cleveland, East Ridge, Middle Valley, Oak Ridge, and Red Bank Tennessee)

    (District's 2010 Partisan Voting Index: R+13)

    Congressman Wamp was Candidate for Governor. 2010 Candidates for Tennessee District 3:

    Attorney, Ex-Radio Talk Show Host Chuck Fleischmann (R)

    Attorney, Radio Talk Show Host, '02/'04 Nominee John Wolfe Jr. (D)

    Mo Kiah (L)

    Building Contractor Mark DeVol (I)

    Electrical Engineer, Ex-Republican Greg Goodwin (I)

    Robert Humphries (I)

    Attorney Savas Kyriakidis (I)



    List of 2010 Tennessee District 3 Primary Candidates who also ran:

    Frank Cowan (R)

    Real Estate Developer, Professional Engineer Tommy Crangle (R)

    Bradley County Sheriff, Ex-Cleveland City Councilman, Ex-Secret Service Agent Tim Gobble (R)

    Electrical Engineer Greg Goodwin (R)

    Baptist Pastor, Author Kris Holzmeyer (R)

    Frequent Candidate Harvey Howard (R)

    Businesswoman, Pastor, Attorney, '04/'08 Candidate Jean Howard-Hill (R)

    Biotech Businessman, Attorney, Ex-Medical Researcher, USAF Veteran Van Irion (R)

    USAF Veteran, Pilot Rick Kernea (R)

    Attorney, Pension Management Company CEO, Ex-Congressional Aide Art Rhodes (R)

    Ex-State GOP Chairwoman Robin Smith (R)

    Businessman, Veteran Grover Travillian (R)

    Surgeon John Matthew Whitley (R)

    Larry Abeare (D)

    Computer Programmer, '06 Nominee, '04 State Rep. Candidate Brent Benedict (D)

    Teacher, Ex-Congressional Aide Brenda Short (D)

    Physician Brent Staton (D)



  • Lincoln Davis (D) - US Representative for Tennessee Congressional District 4
  • (Columbia, Franklin, Harriman, La Follette, Lawrenceberg, Manchester, McMinnville, Pulaski, and Tullahoma Tennessee)

    (District's 2010 Partisan Voting Index: R+13)

    List of 2010 Candidates for Tennessee Congressional District 4:

    US Representative Lincoln Davis (D)

    Physician Scott DesJarlais (R)

    Paul Curtis (I)

    Jason Desmond (I)

    '08 Candidate James Gray (I)

    Richard Johnson (I)

    Gerald York (I)



    List of 2010 Tennessee District 4 Primary Candidates who also ran:

    Attorney, Ex-Congressional Aide Jack Bailey (R)

    Businessman Kent Greenough (R)

    Salesman, Vietnam War Veteran Ron Harwell (R)

    Respiratory Therapist, Conservative Activist Don Strong (R)



  • Jim Cooper (D) - US Representative for Tennessee Congressional District 5
  • (Goodlettsville, Green Hill, Lebanon, Mount Juliet, and Nashville Tennessee)

    (District's 2010 Partisan Voting Index: D+3)

    List of 2010 Candidates for Tennessee Congressional District 5:

    US Representative Jim Cooper (D)

    Building Contractor, Electrician, '08 State Sen. Nominee David Hall (R)

    College Prof., Middle TN Green Party Co-Chair, '08 Cand. John Miglietta (G)

    Computer Engineer Stephen Collings (L)

    William Crook (I)

    Musician, Blogger Nathan Harden (I)

    Jackie Miller (I)

    College Professor, Mathematician, Peace Activist Eric Schechter (I)

    John Smith (I)

    Broadcast Journalist, Vietnam War Veteran Thomas "Clark" Taylor (I)

    Software Consultant, Army Veteran James Whitfield II (I)



    List of 2010 Tennessee District 5 Primary Candidates who also ran:

    Tea Party Activist Eric Pearson (D)

    Michael Barbuto (R)

    Physician Brendan Finucane Jr. (R)

    Businessman Jeff Hartline (R)

    Attorney CeCe Heil (R)

    Telecommunications Salesman, Ex-Insurance Agent, '08 Cand. Vijay Kumar (R)

    Businessman, Tea Party Activist Patrick Miranda (R)

    Businessman, Veteran Bob Ries (R)

    Health Care Executive Bob Schwartz (R)

    Banker Jarod Scott (R)

    Graphic Designer, Tea Party Activist Lonnie Spivak (R)

    College Professor, '02/'06 US Sen. Candidate Al Strauss (R)

    Avionics Technician, USAF Veteran Tracy Tarum (R)



  • Bart Gordon (D) - US Representative for Tennessee Congressional District 6
  • (Cookeville, Gallatin, Hendersonville, Murfreesboro, and Shelbyville Tennessee)

    (District's 2010 Partisan Voting Index: R+13)

    Congressman Gordon retiring. 2010 Candidates for Tennessee District 6:

    Attorney, Iraq War Veteran Brett Carter (D)

    State Sen., Ex-State Rep., Nurse Diane Black (R)

    '06 Gov. Candidate Jim Boyd (I)

    Brandon Gore (I)

    Tommy Hay (I)

    David Purcell (I)

    Stephen Sprague (I)



    List of 2010 Tennessee District 6 Primary Candidates who also ran:

    Henry Barry (D)

    Devora Butler (D)

    Investor Floyd Conover (D)

    Businessman, Retired Air Traffic Controller, Navy Veteran George Erdel (D)

    Martin Kelly (D)

    Iraq War Veteran Ben Leming (D)

    Retired Army Reserve Major General, Ex-Defense Department Civilian Official, GOP Activist Dave Evans (R)

    Realtor, Ex-Psychologist Gary Mann (R)

    Bruce McLellan (R)

    Bicycle Shop Owner, Tea Party Activist Kerry Roberts (R)

    State Sen., Insurance Agent, Ex-NCAA Basketball Referee Jim Tracy (R)

    Rutherford County GOP Chair, '08 State Rep. Candidate Lou Ann Zelenik (R)



  • Marsha Blackburn (R) - US Representative for Tennessee Congressional District 7
  • (Bolivar, Brentwood, Germantown, Lexington, and Savannah Tennessee)

    (District's 2010 Partisan Voting Index: R+18)

    List of 2010 Candidates for Tennessee Congressional District 7:

    US Representative Marsha Blackburn (R)

    College Professor, Attorney, Ex-Congressional Aide Greg Rabidoux (D)



    List of 2010 Tennessee District 7 Primary Candidates who also ran:

    Truck Driver, Gun Rights Activist, '08 US Sen. Candidate Lenny Ladner (R)



  • John Tanner (D) - US Representative for Tennessee Congressional District 8
  • (Brownsville, Clarksville, Dyersburg, Jackson, Millington, and Union City Tennessee)

    (District's 2010 Partisan Voting Index: R+6)

    Congressman Tanner retiring. 2010 Candidates for Tennessee District 8:

    State Senate Minority Leader, Attorney, Ex-Minister Roy Herron (D)

    Farmer, Gospel Singer Stephen Fincher (R)

    Software Developer, Navy Veteran Donn Janes (I)

    Mark Rawles (I)



    List of 2010 Tennessee District 8 Primary Candidates who also ran:

    Kim Smith (D)

    Industrial Designer Craig Steinfels (R)

    Shelby County Comm'r, Radiologist, Radio/TV Station Owner, Navy Vet George Flinn Jr. (R)

    Realtor, Eugenics Advocate, Frequent Candidate James Hart (R)

    Physician, Army Veteran Ron Kirkland (R)

    Restaurant Owner Randy Smith (R)

    Bennie Watts (R)



  • Steve Cohen (D) - US Representative for Tennessee Congressional District 9
  • (Bartlett, Collierville, and Memphis Tennessee)

    (District's 2010 Partisan Voting Index: D+23)

    List of 2010 Candidates for Tennessee Congressional District 9:

    US Representative Steve Cohen (D)

    Marketing Executive, GOP Activist Charlotte Bergmann (R)

    Perry Steele (I)

    Sandra Sullivan (I)



    List of 2010 Tennessee District 9 Primary Candidates who also ran:

    Ex-Memphis Mayor, Ex-Memphis Schools Superintendent Willie Herenton (D)

    FedEx Worker, Frequent Candidate Mary "Taylor-Shelby" Wright (D)

    James Harrell (R)

    Kevin Millen (R)



    Tennessee Representatives and Senators, 110th Congress



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