Posts made in September, 2014

Our Meeting with Senator Alexander

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Our Meeting with Senator Alexander

Members and interested parties, This is a longer post than usual because of its significance. So, get a cup of coffee and take a few minutes to read it in its entirety. It’s confirmed: The Sevier County Tea Party has made its mark. Three weeks ago, I was contacted by a woman named Jane from Senator Alexander’s Knoxville office requesting a meeting, which of course I agreed to. I met with not only her, but Senator Alexander’s Washington Chief of staff, David Cleary. We talked for a little more than an hour. As a result of that conversation, Senator Alexander requested — and his offer was accepted–that he meet with me, Mel Cantebury, and Howard Kingsbury ( owner of the Diner). We met Monday, Sept. 29th. At the onset of the meeting,...

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