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Don’t Cast a Naive Vote for U.S. Senate

Family Action Council of Tennessee One thing I know from 12 years in the Tennessee Senate and another 12 years trying to work with the General Assembly is party politics and how it affects what legislators do. So, with early voting starting this week and a hotly contested U.S. Senate race on... [...]

October 19, 2018

My Emotional Roller-Coaster Journey to Election Day

Family Action Council of Tennessee Judgment Day came for a number of political candidates yesterday. Having served in the Legislature for 12 years, I truly appreciate all those who offered themselves for our consideration, and I congratulate the winners. But, I don’t think I’ve ever been more ready for a primary season... [...]

August 3, 2018

Summing Up the Republican Gubernatorial Primary

Family Action Council of Tennessee I don’t watch much television for fear it will rot my mind, but I’ve sure heard complaints about all the “negative” television ads and mail pieces paid for by some Republican gubernatorial hopefuls. Whether perceived by voters as negative or not, ads and literature that truthfully point... [...]

July 27, 2018

Thoughts on the Republican Gubernatorial Primary

Family Action Council of Tennessee I’ve probably had more calls and emails about the Republican gubernatorial primary than any election in my 24 years in state politics. With so many going to the polls early, yet many looking for those last bits of information that will prove decisive in their decision, I... [...]

July 20, 2018

Pro-Life Pocketbooks Speak Louder Than Words

Family Action Council of Tennessee If you vote Republican, then you’ve probably noticed that no Republican runs for office in Tennessee who is not pro-life. So, how might a voter in a Republican primary know which Republicans are pro-life in word or deed? Here are some thoughts when it comes to the... [...]

July 12, 2018

Be Wary of Politicians Bearing Endorsements

Family Action Council of Tennessee I just gave some friends advice on deciding whom to vote for. One of my suggestions was not to give too much credence to endorsements by “political personalities.” One of the reasons I don’t give them much weight is demonstrated by the endorsement of Randy Boyd by... [...]

July 6, 2018

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Campaigning, Texas, and News

ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL: MINNESOTA This weekend Darrell and his wife Joan will be campaigning at the Minnesota State Fair. BALLOT ACCESS: TEXAS Darrell L. Castle and Scott N. [...]

September 1, 2016

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The Constitution Party (CP) national website has updated its Ballot Access page to reflect the most recent changes in ballot access status.   The situation is fluid [...]

August 27, 2016

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