Cooper becomes latest House Democrat to not seek reelection

Cooper becomes latest House Democrat to not seek reelection

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Jim Cooper (D-Tenn.) announced Tuesday that he will not seek reelection this year, citing new congressional district lines that split up his home city of Nashville, which he’s represented in Congress for decades. Cooper…

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Rep. Jim Cooper becomes latest lawmaker to test COVID-19 positive

Rep. Jim Cooper becomes latest lawmaker to test COVID-19 positive

This post was originally published on this siteTennessee Rep. Jim Cooper (D) announced that he has tested positive for COVID-19, making him at least the third lawmaker of the weekend to announce a breakthrough case of the virus. “This morning I tested positive for COVID-19,” Cooper, 67,…

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Tennessee Ed. Dept. refuses far right group’s claim curriculum teaching about Martin Luther King Jr. is ‘anti-American’

Tennessee Ed. Dept. refuses far right group’s claim curriculum teaching about Martin Luther King Jr. is ‘anti-American’

This post was originally published on this site The Tennessee Dept. of Education is refusing to investigate a far right group’s claims that a second grade curriculum which includes books about Black Civil Rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is “anti-American” and “anti-white” – but on a technicality. The...

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