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Supporting Working Families,
Moving Tennessee Forward

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Ensuring all voices are heard by securing and modernizing Tennessee’s election systems.

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Building economic security by removing barriers that prevent Tennesseans from participating fully in the workforce or keep them trapped in cycles of debt.

Moving Tennessee forward by creating a common understanding of where we’re leading the way and where we’re falling behind.

Research // News

QUOTE IN “Shelby County Commission Shoots Down Ballot-Marking Machines” (Tennessee Lookout)

ThinkTennessee Advocacy and Government Relations Director Dawn Schluckebier calls paper trails an election security best practice as Shelby County debates which voting machines to procure next. Read the full piece here.


QUOTE IN “Local & State Advocates Call for Greater Public Engagement in TN Redistricting Process” (News Channel 9)

ThinkTennessee‘s efforts to increase public engagement in the 2020-2021 redistricting process covered by News Channel 9 in Chattanooga. Read the piece here.


Op-Ed “As COVID-19 Recedes, Make Tennessee’s Economy Better For Working Families” (The Tennessean)

Shanna Singh Hughey’s opinion piece, As Covid-19 recedes, make Tennessee’s economy better for working families, in The Tennessean (June 25, 2021). Read the full op-ed here.


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