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If you are a Republican who believes that the Republican Party has deserted you to the far-right, read this Letter to the Editor submitted to the Daily Post-Athenian in Athens, Tennessee. It will help you remember what past Republican Presidents have done. Click here to see the letter.
It's Time for a Change!!!
It's time for the interests of the working class to come before
those of special interests and large campaign donors.
It's time we put people before politics.
Mary Headrick Announces Her Candidacy for U. S. Congress, Third Congressional District
Dr. Mary Headrick, a retired physician living in Maynardville TN, announced her candidacy for the United States Congress for Tennessee's 3rd District. The Democratic primary is August 7th and the general election is November 4th.
Headrick says, "All the people, especially the working families and retirees of District 3, deserve representation. They are not getting it. Special wealthy and corporate interests hold the power and benefits while the Middle Class shrinks and democracy falters. Too few people control too much money and power and they are grabbing more by “buying” a Congress that will pass laws and regulations to enhance their personal profit at the expense of the rest of us.
I will defend our economy, jobs, Social Security, Medicare, public education. We deserve value for our hard work and tax dollar. We the people of District 3 deserve representation we can trust, not uncompromising ideology. We deserve results, like a rise in minimum wage and to stop wasting resources in Afghanistan. We must be heard; we must restore democracy."
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Wed. Oct. 15 - Early Voting Begins
Mon. Oct. 27, 11:30AM - AAUW Health Issues
Mon. Oct. 27, 8PM - WTCI-TV (PBS) and Chattanooga Times Free Press will
host televised Candidates Debate
Thu. Oct. 30 - Last Day for Early Voting
Tue. Nov. 4 - Election Day - Be sure you have voted for Mary Headrick, it's important
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Mary Headrick Interviewed by WTCI-TV
Chattanooga, TN - WTCI, Chattanooga's community PBS station, broadcasted an in-depth interview with Dr. Mary Headrick on July 18, 2014 at 8:30 PM. In this special edition of Tennessee Insider, moderator Greg Glover helped the audience understand the views of the Democratic candidate in Tennessee’s Third Congressional District race. See how a candidate who puts people before politics answers questions. It's refreshing.
"As a community PBS station, we are proud to provide a diversity of voices on the issues that matter to our viewers," said Paul Grove, President and CEO of WTCI. Viewers are encouraged to send comments via email to TN3RD@wtcitv.org.
The program was broadcast on July 18th and is available online at http://video.wtcitv.org/video/2365289689/.
Tennessee Constitutional Amendments
On the November 4th election ballot will be four amendments to the Tennessee Constitution. Below are links to download or view each amendment with recommendations by the Tennessee League of Women Voters on how to vote on these issues. (Requires Adobe Reader.- Free Download if you don't have it.)
Elect Mary M. Headrick, MD, - A Congresswoman who can't be bought!
"I will put People before Politics"
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