Candidates with no public information available are listed last in each race.

The information provided is only an overview to start with. Please use the links  provided for further research.

SENATE

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BATTLEGROUND

The 2020 Primary Election is scheduled for
August 6, 2020.
Mail-in is an option, but you can
find your Absentee, Early and
In-Person Voting locations
(downloads spreadsheet from SoS website, with dates and locations)

FOR THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVE CANDIDATES, click the image

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Download the spreadsheet

with ALL Tennessee

U.S. Representative Candidates

for comparison

Research provided by Patriot:

"An American"  @Joe7993 on Twitter

Current Senators

Your vote makes a difference!

Let's KEEP this Senate seat Conservative!

Not seeking

re-election - Open Seat

Shown for information only, to follow voting & allegiance to their Oath of Office.

(Sr.) Lamar Alexander (R)

(since 2003)

Legislative Profile

& Voting Record 

[click image to view site]

TN-SEN R-Incumbent Marsha Blackburn 538.

Re-election in 2024

Shown for information only, to follow voting & allegiance to their Oath of Office.

(Jr.) Marsha Blackburn (R)

(since 2019)

Legislative Profile

& Voting Record 

[click image to view site]

Updated

08/05/2020

Natisha Brooks (R)

(website)

Prairie View A&M Univ

Owner/Director

  Home-School

     Academy

Christian/Constitutional

       Conservative values

Pro

  Life / Born Alive Act

  2nd Amendment

  Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

  Border Wall / Immg. Reform

  E-Verify for employment

  Electoral College

Anti

  Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

  Gov. guaranteed education > college

  Sanctuary status/funding

  Reparatons

Did Not Answer

   Protect Soc. Sec.

   Racism is threat to domestic security

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  Ballotpedia.org  ~

~  VoteSmart.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

Byron Bush (R)

(website)

BS-Trevecca Nazarene

       University

DDS-Meharry Med.Coll.

Dentist

Christian/Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   E-Verify for employment

   Electoral College

Anti

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Sanctuary status/funding

   Reparations

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Personal:      Facebook

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  Ballotpedia.org  ~

~  VoteSmart.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

Roy Cope (R)

(website)

Veteran - U.S. Navy

BS-Biology & Business

    Administration

Pharm.Dr-Samford Univ

Pharmacist / Business

   Owner (construction)

Christian/Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   E-Verify for employment

   Electoral College

Anti

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Sanctuary status/funding

   Reparations

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  VoteSmart.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

Terry Dicus (R)

(Facebook page)

BA-Nashville

    School of Law

MBA-Union Univ.

Attorney

Christian/Conservative values

Pro

   Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   E-Verify for employment

   Electoral College

   Eliminate funding for Planned Prnthd

   Legalize recreational marijuana

Anti

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Sanctuary status/funding

   Reparations

Neutral

   Right to Life

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  Ballotpedia.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

Thomas Emerson (R)

(website)

Veteran-U.S. Navy

Numerous frmr elected

  positions (eg.Treas.)

 

Attorney

Christian/Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   Electoral College

   Eliminate funding for Planned Prnthd

   Legalize recreational marijuana

   Term Limits

Anti

   Gov. guaranteed livable income

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Sanctuary status/funding

   Reparations

Neutral

   Right to Life

Funding:  no reports available

Campaign:  Facebook

                   Twitter (no activity since 2018)

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  VoteSmart.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

Tennessee Wildlife Fed interview

George Flinn, Jr. (R)

(website)

    (extensive topics)

Frmr

   Cmdr-Nat'l Inst. Health

EE & MS-Univ. of Miss.

 

Business Owner

Physician

Christian/Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   E-Verify for employment

   Electoral College

Anti

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Sanctuary status/funding

   Reparatons

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

Bill Hagerty (R)

(website)

  (extensive issues page)

Frmr

   Cmr-Econ. Develop.

   U.S. Ambsdr. Japan

 

Business Owner

    Financial/economic advisor

Christian/Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   E-Verify for employment

   Electoral College

   End Human Trafficking 

   Term Limits

   School choice

   Energy Independence

President Trump supporter

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Jon Henry (R)

(website)

Veteran-U.S. Marine

BA-Palomar College & 

   American Military Univ

MA-Troy Univ & U.S.

   Marine Corps &

      Staff College

Business Owner

Christian/Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   E-Verify for employment

   Education control to States/Choice

   Electoral College

Anti

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Sanctuary status/funding

   Reparatons

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  Ballotpedia.org  ~

~  VoteSmart.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

Kent Morrell (R)

(website)

Univ. of Tennessee

Busi. Owner-Custom 

  Marine Aquarium /

       Ecosystems

Christian/Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   E-Verify for employment

   Education control to States

   Electoral College

   Legalize marijuana

Anti

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Reparations

   Sanctuary status/funding

Neutral

   Gov. guaranteed livable income

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Personal:      Facebook

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  Ballotpedia.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

Glen Neal (R)

(website)

 

ABS-Walter's State Coll.

Retired Capt.

   Knox Co. Sheriff Office

Christian/

       Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   Electoral College

   Replace Soc.Sec, with funds from

      programs that benefited

Anti

   Gov. guaranteed livable income

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Reparations

   Sanctuary status/funding

Neutral

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Legalize marijuana

President Trump supporter

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Personal:      Facebook

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  Ballotpedia.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

John Osborne (R)

(website)

Prev. Run-1994 House

BA-M. TN State Univ

   Poli.Sci / Economics

Bus. Owner - Grocery

Christian/Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   Economic/Financial accountability

Anti

   Globalization

Supports President Trump's agenda

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Aaron Pettigrew (R)

(website)

Veteran-U.S. Army

 (medically discharged)

Truck driver - lifelong

Christian/

    Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   Economic accountability

   E-Verify for employment

Anti

   Globalization

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Sanctuary status/funding

   Reparatons

   Min. sentence for violent crimes

Funding:  no reports available

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Personal:      Facebook

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  VoteSmart.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

David Schuster (R)

(Tiwtter campaign)

Veteran-U.S. Navy

  (DV)

Small Bus. Owner

Conservative values

Limited information from Ballotpedia and Twitter. If you have additional, vetted info, please email!

Pro

   Constitution

   Bill of Rights

Funding:  no reports available

Campaign:    Twitter                     

Media:          YouTube channel

                 (appears to be conflicting

           info on increase gov. assistance)

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  Ballotpedia.org  ~

Manny Sethi (R)

(website)

BS-Brown Univ.

MD-Harvard Med. Sch.

Physician

Christian/

    Conservative values

Pro

   Life / Born Alive Act

   2nd Amendment

   Veterans / Strong Military / ICE

   Border Wall / Immg. Reform

   Economic accountability

   E-Verify for employment

   Protect Social Security

Anti

   Gov. guaranteed livable income

   Gov. guaranteed health Ins.

   Gov. guaranteed education > college

   Sanctuary status/funding

   Reparatons

Supports President Trump's agenda

Funding: www.FEC.gov

Campaign:    Facebook

                     Twitter

Responses to Survey/Questionnaire:

~  VoteSmart.org  ~

~  iVoterGuide.com  ~

Clifford Adkins (R)

Unable to locate information about Mr. Adkins. If you have additional, vetted info, please email!