Over on Pith, there's an email discussion among influential Democrats wondering who in the heck their nominee for governor really is. And Roy Herron is apparently on the hot seat for this, a la the Mark Clayton affair that took down Chip Forrester. Is that Mary Mancini's music we hear for state party chair?
Jason Holleman will drop out of the much-anticipated Democratic primary in state Senate District 21, leaving a race that was only just beginning to heat up.
"The campaign has shown me, too, that in order to lead the rest of Tennessee, Nashville must first model the kind of collaboration and results-driven leadership that would necessarily be undermined by a contentious, contested primary. The conclusion is clear: my best contribution, right now, is to serve at the local level, focusing on my important work as a Metro Councilman and my essential work as Cecilia and Walter’s Dad."
POSTDATA: WARRANTY DEEDS