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              U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty on Thursday released a statement concerning the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling as it pertains to President Donald Trump’s taxes. Hagerty said this in a press release he posted to his campaign’s website. “This sets a dangerous precedent,” Hagerty said in the press release. “The government shouldn’t be able to investigate you because they disagree with your politics. The American people are not worried about the President’s tax returns. They...
              U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty on Wednesday commented on the U.S. Supreme Court of the United States’ rulings for religious freedom. Hagerty said this in a press release that he posted on his campaign’s website. “Today’s rulings are major victories for our religious freedom, and I applaud the Supreme Court for making the right decisions today,” Hagerty said in the press release.  “As a pro-life Christian conservative, I proudly stand with religious groups like...
              Two members of the GOP running to replace the retiring U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) have released their own separate polls concerning which Republican leads the race for the primary election and by how much. Both polls tallied wildly different results. Bill Hagerty’s campaign released a poll that said he leads opponent Manny Sethi by 17 points. But Sethi’s campaign released a poll showing Hagerty instead leads his opponent by two points. Bill...
              U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty reportedly said last weekend that governments in Tennessee should not require residents to wear a mask to guard themselves against COVID-19, according to the Chattanooga-based WRCB. Hagerty reportedly said this as he appeared alongside U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN-03) in Signal Mountain. Fleischmann reportedly told WRCB that he agrees with Gov. Bill Lee and thinks local authorities should decide. Hagerty, however, “doesn’t think there should be a mandate at...
            By William Lamberth  This November will decide the fate of our country for years to come. Will we become a nation run by radical Democrats who will destroy our country’s foundation with expensive socialist policies and violence in our streets, or will we re-elect President Donald Trump and send a Republican majority in both the House and the Senate to protect our nation’s freedoms and principles? In his first four years in office, President Trump...
              U.S. President Donald Trump took to Twitter Friday afternoon and reiterated that he supports U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty to represent Tennessee. Trump tweeted the following: My friend, @BillHagertyTN, will be a phenomenal Senator for Tennessee! He did an incredible job for our country as Ambassador to Japan. Strong on the Economy, Trade and the Wall, Bill stands Tall for Law & Order. He has my Complete and Total Endorsement! https://t.co/VGeHlAfQV8 — Donald...
              U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty on Wednesday announced more than 1,000 endorsements from government officials, business leaders, law enforcement officers, and community leaders across all of Tennessee’s 95 counties. This, according to a press release that members of Hagerty’s campaign posted on his website. “Team Hagerty continues to gain momentum every day, and Chrissy and I are humbled to have such strong grassroots support across all 95 counties,” Hagerty said in the press release....
              U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty this week released a statement after Iran issued an arrest warrant for U.S. President Donald Trump for taking out the top Iranian general and known terrorist Qasem Soleimani. “Soleimani was a terrorist with the blood of Americans on his hands. Thanks to President Trump’s decisive leadership, the world is a much safer place because Soleimani is dead,” Hagerty said in the press release. “Iran’s issuing of the arrest warrant against President Trump and the men...
            U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty this week announced the Small Businesses For Hagerty Coalition, which includes over 60 small business owners from across Tennessee. This, according to a press release Hagerty posted on his campaign website. “Small businesses are the backbone of our economy in Tennessee, and I am honored to have the support of so many small business owners across the state,” Hagerty said. “In these challenging times, small businesses need to know they can count...
              U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty released a statement after Chief Justice John Roberts joined the liberal justices in overturning Louisiana’s law “requiring doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals:” “John Roberts got it wrong again. Instead of protecting the unborn and ensuring the safety of women, yet again it appears that Chief Justice Roberts made a politically-calculated decision and sided with the liberals,” Hagerty said Monday. “This ruling, along with...
              Officials with U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty’s campaign on Friday reiterated that Hagerty will push for President Donald Trump’s agenda, even if a national organization that opposes some of Trump’s immigration policies want Hagerty in office. As The Tennessee Star reported this week, the United States Chamber of Commerce, the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than three million businesses and organizations, endorsed Hagerty. Trump wants a border wall stretching...
              Kellyanne Conway, during a tele-town hall with U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty and other Tennesseans Thursday, dissected how and why they shouldn’t put a lot of stock in current presidential polls right now. Conway, the first woman to run a successful U.S. presidential campaign — for Donald Trump — said one must look at a variety of factors. Conway said not all of the polls are wrong. But she also said some are...
              U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN-03) endorsed Bill Hagerty Wednesday for the United States Senate, citing the former ambassador’s business acumen among the reasons for his support. “Bill Hagerty is a trustworthy conservative businessman, just like President Trump, who has my complete support,” Fleischmann said in the press release.  “Bill’s economic background more than qualifies him for the U.S. Senate. As businesses in Tennessee and around the country begin to open again, we need...
              U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty released a new television ad this week highlighting what he said is his experience working with President Donald Trump to get the nation’s economy going again. The ad also highlights what Hagerty said is his readiness to stand up to China. This, in the wake of China unleashing the Wuhan virus upon the world, causing massive loss of life and harming America’s economy, Hagerty said. “As Tennessee’s next Senator,...
              U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty slammed Facebook officials on Tuesday after an undercover video revealed that officials at the social media company flagged and deleted posts that supported President Donald Trump. In a statement on his campaign’s website, Hagerty said Facebook officials did this to undermine Trump’s 2020 presidential re-election campaign. Hagerty said in the statement that Facebook officials were pushing their political bias over free speech. He demanded answers. “This...
    By JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In Tennessees open race to replace retiring U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, a political group backed by a member of GOP candidate Manny Sethis campaign is attacking his primary opponent Bill Hagerty and Alexander, calling the two “liberal” and “best friends.” The Conservative Outsiders PAC says the video was sent to more than 300,000 Republican activists and supporters in Tennessee, and said it plans more videos, ads on multiple platforms and ground...
              The United States Chamber of Commerce, the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than three million businesses and organizations, on Monday endorsed Bill Hagerty for United States Senate. This, according to a press release that Hagerty posted on his website. According to the press release, the Chamber endorsed Hagerty because of his business background. “I’m honored and humbled to be endorsed by the United States Chamber of Commerce,” Hagerty said...