Tea Party Rolls On Marsha Blackburn Running for Bob Corker’s Seat Purple Tie Republican Bill Haslam Bows Out


Establishment Republican governor of Tennessee, Bill Haslam, announced that he won’t be running for Bob Corker’s vacated U. S. Senate seat, and Tea Party darling Marsha Blackburn announced she will run, neither of which is a surprise considering Trump won Tennessee in 2016 by a whopping 61% to 35%.