Memphis, TN – Nash Buckingham is one of the Mid-South's great writers who is often overlooked. He worked for the Commercial Appeal as a sports writer for a while, but found the demands of a daily publication too hectic. Instead, he began writing for Field and Stream, where he eventually became the associate editor. He worked for stronger conservation laws that would protect the natural world he loved.
Washington, DC – Both Tennessee Senators Wednesday voted to block a bill that would extend federal tax credits for renewable energy production. But in fact, they say are not really against the proposal itself.
Memphis, TN – The new U.S. Representative for the Tennessee 9th Congressional District must be African-American, according to 9th District candidate Dr. Isaac Richmond. The 9th District is a majority African-American.
Memphis, TN – Tennessee 9th Congressional District candidate Joe Towns, Jr. will focus on the economy, healthcare for seniors, and education in his campaign for the Democratic nomination for the seat. Towns outlined his key stances and political background in an interview with Nicole Irwin in Memphis, Tenn..
"What has encouraged me to run for the 9th Congresional District is that I don't like the way the country is headed," Towns said.
Memphis, TN – Owner of the Little Italy Pizza restaurant in Midtown and local realtor, Bill Giannini, is running as the Republican candidate for Shelby County Assessor. Nicole Erwin spoke with Giannini about his aspirations for public office.