New Meeting Day and Time!

May 13th, 2015 by pcdpvol

Effective in April, the Putnam County Democrats voted to change the day and time of our monthly meeting to the 4th Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m.  Upcoming meeting dates are May 23, June 27, July 25, August 22, and September 26.  After September’s meeting we will evaluate if meeting Saturday mornings is working well and we want to make it a permanent change.  All meetings are at the party office at 111 North Cedar Avenue, Cookeville, TN 38501.

March Convention yields new Executive Committee and Officer Slate

May 13th, 2015 by pcdpvol

On March 28, 2015, the Putnam County Democratic Party held its biannual reorganization convention.  Among other business, a new Executive Committee and new Officers were elected.

Officers:

Chair:  Amos Powers

Vice-Chair: Rachel Robinson

Treasurer:  Betty Vaudt

Secretary: Janet Moore

Media Secretary: Michelle Davis

Executive Committee:

District 1 – Gail Stover, Martha Hunter

District 2 – Janet Moore, Michelle Davis

District 3 – Open

District 4 – Shayne Bilbrey

District 5 – Open

District 6 – Rachel Robinson, Karla Clark

District 7 – Peggy Evans, Eston Evans

District 8 – Regina Holloway

District 9 – Open

District 10 – Sharon Chowdhuri, Prit Chowdhuri

District 11 – Open

District 12 – Tim McPherson, Maribeth McPherson

At Large – Sherwood McRae, Mark Allison

The Democratic Woman of Shelby County

May 21st, 2015 by Communications

The Democratic Woman of Shelby County

May 21st, 2015 by Communications

The Democratic Woman of Shelby County

May 21st, 2015 by Communications

Armed Forces Day

May 15th, 2015 by Beryl Chong

President Harry Truman led the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our military members for their patriotic service in support of our country.

Armed Forces Day

May 15th, 2015 by Beryl Chong

President Harry Truman led the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our military members for their patriotic service in support of our country.

Armed Forces Day

May 15th, 2015 by Beryl Chong

President Harry Truman led the effort to establish a single holiday for citizens to come together and thank our military members for their patriotic service in support of our country.

Don’t Think There’s a Difference Between TN Democrats and TN Republicans? Think Again.

April 6th, 2015 by Mary Mancini

You want to know the difference between Tennessee Democrats and Tennessee Republicans? Well look no further than the Tennessee General Assembly. [Get messages like these delivered straight to your inbox – sign up  here!] From the Tennessee Republican Party’s side of the aisle, we see a staggering lack of CONCERN, CHARACTER, and LEADERSHIP. LACK OF CONCERN: Without much consideration or thought, Senate Republicans dashed the hopes of Tennesseans like Tracy Foster, who need access to affordable health insurance to stave off life-threatening diseases and potential personal bankruptcies: “It was never very likely the nine-member committee, eight of whom are Republicans,...

Chair Mancini Statement on Insure Tennessee Senate Committee Vote

March 31st, 2015 by Communications

Nashville, Tenn. (March 31, 2015) — Mary Mancini, chair of the Tennessee Democratic Party issued the following statement after Insure Tennessee failed to pass out of the Senate Commerce and Labor Committee: “Today’s vote on Insure Tennessee shows that Tennessee Republicans don’t care if they deny health care to hardworking Tennesseans. They don’t care that working families will go broke if they get sick. They don’t care that hospitals are going to close and people will lose their jobs. They don’t care that without health care, Tennesseans will die. The ridiculous amount of time they spent debating whether or not...