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CURRENT ELECTED

Welcome to the Current Elected section of Informed Nashville. Here, we provide as much data as we can regarding the policies and platforms of every person that is currently holding office representing Nashville, TN. Sections are split by categories, click below to take you to the candidates for that office:

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STATE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 50

BO MITCHELL
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BASICS

- Democrat

- Currently serving since 2012, running unopposed

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:

 

Email: bomitchell@comcast.net

rep.bo.mitchell@capitol.tn.gov
 

Website

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BO MITCHELL

BASICS

- Democrat

- Currently serving since 2012, running unopposed

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottopia:

 

Email:

bomitchell@comcast.net

rep.bo.mitchell@capitol.tn.gov
 

Website

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 52

MIKE STEWART
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BASICS

- Democrat

- currently in office

- running for re-election

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: mikestewartrep@gmail.com

mike@mikestewartfortn.com

Website

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STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 54

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VINCENT DIXIE

BASICS

- Democrat

- Currently in office since 2018

- Running for re-election

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email:

vdixie820@gmail.com

Website

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 56

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BOB FREEMAN

BASICS

- Democrat

-Running for Re-election

- in office since 2018

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: Donnamarietes@gmail.com

Meet the Candidate

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 59

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JASON POTTS

BASICS

- Democrat

-currently in office since 2018

- Running un-opposed

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 - N/A
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: rep.jason.potts@capitol.tn.gov

Website

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 51

BILL BECK
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BASICS

- Democrat

- Currently serving since 2014, running unopposed

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:

 

Email: Bill@BeckforTN.com

Rep.Bill.Beck@Capitol.TN.Gov

Website

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BILL BECK

BASICS

- Democrat

- Currently serving since 2014, running unopposed

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottopia:

 

Email: Bill@BeckforTN.com

Rep.Bill.Beck@Capitol.TN.Gov

Website

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 53

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JASON POWELL

BASICS

- Democrat

-currently serving since 2012

- Running Unopposed

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: jasonleepowell@yahoo.com

jason@powellfortennessee.com

Website

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 55

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JOHN RAY CLEMMONS

BASICS

- Democrat

-Currently serving since 2014

-Running opposed

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email:

jrclemmons@gmail.com

Website

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 58

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HAROLD LOVE

BASICS

- Democrat

-currently in office since 2012

-Running Un-opposed

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: N/A

Website: N/A

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 60

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DARREN JERNIGAN

BASICS

- Democrat

-currently in office since 2012

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: rep.darren.jernigan@capitol.tn.gov

Website

STATE SENATE

STATE SENATE DISTRICT 18

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FERRELL HAILE

BASICS

- Republican

-currently in office since 2013

-running for re-election

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: sen.ferrell.haile@capitol.tn.gov

Website

STATE SENATE DISTRICT 20

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STEVEN DICKERSON

BASICS

- Republican

- running for re-election

-in office since 2013

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 - N/A
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: N/A

Website

SCHOOL BOARD

DISTRICT 1

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SHARON GENTRY

BASICS

- Director, Diversity & Inclusion at HCA Healthcare

-Education // Bachelor’s Xavier University of Louisiana, Master’s degree in mechanical engineering from TSU, Doctoral Degree in Education from TSU

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: gentryfordistrict1@outlook.com

Website

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BERTHENA NABAA-MCKINNEY

BASICS

-Just appointed 2 weeks ago by the City Council

Currently little to no information available but we will keep you up to date as information becomes available!

Link to article: Council appoints Nabaa-Mckinney

DISTRICT 4

DISTRICT 2

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RACHAEL ANNE ELROD

BASICS

- Project Manager

- B.S Physics (Tennessee State University M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction, math k-12 (Tennessee State University) M.Ed. Teaching & Learning in Urban Schools (Vanderbilt University)

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: buggsforschools@gmail.com

Website

DISTRICT 3

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JILL SPEERING

BASICS

- Project Manager

- B.S Physics (Tennessee State University M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction, math k-12 (Tennessee State University) M.Ed. Teaching & Learning in Urban Schools (Vanderbilt University)

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: buggsforschools@gmail.com

Website

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CHRISTIANE BUGGS

BASICS

- Project Manager

- B.S Physics (Tennessee State University M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction, math k-12 (Tennessee State University) M.Ed. Teaching & Learning in Urban Schools (Vanderbilt University)

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email: buggsforschools@gmail.com

Website

DISTRICT 5

DISTRICT 6

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FRANCHATA BUSH

BASICS

-Former childcare provider

-ran daycare from her home

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

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Email:

franbush5@gmail.com

Website

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FREDA PLAYER-PETERS

BASICS

- Political and

Non-profit Consultant

-B.A. Fisk University M.A. George Washington University

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Ballottpedia:
 

Email:

electfreda@gmail.com

Website

DISTRICT 7

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GINI PUPO-WALKER

BASICS

-elected in 2018

-Spanish teacher

-senior director of Conexion Americas

-State director Tennessee Trust

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DISTRICT 8

DISTRICT 9

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AMY FROGGE

BASICS

-not running for reelection in Aug 2020

-Has endorsed Abigail Tylor to take her place

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US HOUSE - Nashville area only

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JIM COOPER

BASICS

- Democrat

-currently in office since 2003

- Previous office: Representative, TN 4th District (1983–1995), 12 years as Tn State Rep
-Brother of Mayor John Cooper

 

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Platform Summaries:
 

Email: jim@cooperforcongress.com

Website

Remember, this role represents TN in making decisions for the entire country, not just the state

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US SENATE

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MARSHA BLACKBURN

BASICS

- Republican

-currently in office since 2019

 

- Previous office: served in the U.S. House for Tennessee's 7th congressional district from 2003 to 2019

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voting Record
Balletopia
 

Email: mblackburn@senate.gov

Website

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LAMAR ALEXANDER

BASICS

- Republican

-Not running for reelection in 2020

-Has held this office since 2003

PLATFORM SUMMARIES

Voter 411 
Platform Summaries:
 

Email: lalexander@senate.gov

Website

CITY COUNCIL

CITY COUNCIL to come soon!