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An Incompetent, Unstable President MUST Resign

Yesterday, Tennessee Senator Bob Corker questioned Donald Trump’s fitness for office. Corker said Trump lacked the stability and competence to do his job. Corker went on to suggest that if Trump continues along the current path, our nation is in “great peril.” Bob Corker is right. So, the question is: What next? What do we do about... [Read more]

Corker Says Trump Lacks Stability, Competence

After being repeatedly pressed to offer feedback on President Trump’s defense of Nazis and white supremacists in the wake of the Charlottesville terror attack, Senator Bob Corker today offered a strong statement regarding the President’s fitness for office. reporter Chloe Morrison reports: Corker warns that without President Trump... [Read more]

Corker: Tough on Forrest, Soft on Trump

Two days after a group of Tennesseans joined with a handful of lawmakers to demand the removal of the Nathan Bedford Forrest statue in the State Capitol, U.S. Senator Bob Corker said he didn’t believe the monument belonged in a place of honor. The Chattanooga Times-Free Press reported on Corker’s remarks: “This is a state issue and... [Read more]

Haslam Calls for Removal of Forrest Statue at Capitol

Dave Boucher of the Tennessean reports on what happened today when a group of demonstrators and legislators took to the Capitol to speak out and demand removal of the Nathan Bedford Forrest monument located in the halls of the Capitol: For nearly two hours Monday, protesters urged Tennessee’s leaders to finally take action and remove a bust of... [Read more]

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Economic Justice

Stop Trump’s War on the Poor

A message from our friends at People’s Action: The Trump administration doesn’t... 

No Free Pass for Wall Street

From our national partners at People’s Action: Elizabeth Warren calls them... 

Trump Budget Hits Tennessee Hard

From Tennessee News Service:   For more than 50 years, the Appalachian Regional... 

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Consumer Protections

Protecting Consumers from Financial Fraud

This post from the Economic Policy Institute helps explain why we joined with consumer... 

House Passes Bill Stripping Consumer Protections

National Consumer Law Center’s Lauren Saunders explains yesterday’s House... 

Corker Swims with Loan Sharks Preying on Tennesseans

It’s Shark Week! Tennessee’s Senator Bob Corker is swimming with the... 

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