Tennessee Senate http://wkyufm.org en Tennessee's Democratic U.S. Senate Nominee Disavowed as Member of Anti-Gay Group http://wkyufm.org/post/tennessees-democratic-us-senate-nominee-disavowed-member-anti-gay-group <p>The Tennessee Democratic Party is disavowing its U.S. Senate nominee, saying he&rsquo;s associated with a &ldquo;known hate group.&rdquo; Mark Clayton won Thursday&rsquo;s seven-way Democratic primary with 30% of the vote.</p><p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 19:11:08 +0000 Kevin Willis 16734 at http://wkyufm.org Actress Enters Tennessee Democratic Primary Race http://wkyufm.org/post/actress-enters-tennessee-democratic-primary-race <p>Actress Park Overall said she&#39;s always had an interest in politics so she&#39;s mounting a bid to be the Democrat who takes the longshot chance at unseating Republican U.S. Sen. Bob Corker. Overall starred in the popular television series &quot;Empty Nest&quot; in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Mon, 23 Jul 2012 14:50:20 +0000 Associated Press 16067 at http://wkyufm.org Actress Enters Tennessee Democratic Primary Race Tennessee Senate Passes Bill on Religious Belief Discrimination http://wkyufm.org/post/tennessee-senate-passes-bill-religious-belief-discrimination <p>By a vote of 29-0, the Tennessee Senate approved a bill to prevent students from being discriminated against for expressing their religious beliefs.&nbsp; The measure is sponsored by Republican&nbsp; Senator Kerry Roberts of Springfield, who says the bill requires school districts to treat a student&#39;s religious expression the same way they would a secular viewpoint. Wed, 18 Apr 2012 19:09:00 +0000 Associated Press 10974 at http://wkyufm.org