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Chattanooga Times Free Press
DesJarlais, Starrett GOP primary battle turns into firestormyear and another scorched-earth campaign in Tennessee's 4th Congressional Distr
DesJarlais, Starrett GOP primary battle turns into firestorm
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
year and another scorched-earth campaign in Tennessee's 4th Congressional District Republican primary between U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais and challenger Grant Starrett. This year's contest pits DesJarlais, 52, a South Pittsburg physician who... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Firestorm in DesJarlais, Starrett GOP primaryyear and another scorched-earth campaign in Tennessee's 4th Congressional Distr
Firestorm in DesJarlais, Starrett GOP primary
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
year and another scorched-earth campaign in Tennessee's 4th Congressional District Republican primary between U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais and challenger Grant Starrett. This year's contest pits DesJarlais, 52, a South Pittsburg physician who... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Disclosures: Incumbent DesJarlais being out spent 3-to-1 in congressional raceNASHVILLE — Pre-primary disclosures filed over the weekend by U.S. Rep. Scott D
Disclosures: Incumbent DesJarlais being out spent 3-to-1 in congressional race
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
NASHVILLE — Pre-primary disclosures filed over the weekend by U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais and Republican challenger Grant Starrett show the incumbent has been outspent by about $3 to $1 so far and suggest the trend could continue until election day... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Starrett has spent $700,000 of his own money in race against DesJarlaisGrant Starrett and Scott DesJarlais are pictured in this composite photo. Gran
Starrett has spent $700,000 of his own money in race against DesJarlais
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Grant Starrett and Scott DesJarlais are pictured in this composite photo. Grant Starrett and Scott DesJarlais are pictured in... NASHVILLE — In the first two weeks of July, Republican challenger Grant Starrett expanded mail and media assault on... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
DesJarlais livid over Starett mailer he calls 'morally reprehensible'NASHVILLE — GOP challenger Grant Starrett's latest political mail attack on U.S
DesJarlais livid over Starett mailer he calls 'morally reprehensible'
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
NASHVILLE — GOP challenger Grant Starrett's latest political mail attack on U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., has the congressman crying foul about "" and demanding the 28-year-old attorney apologize to 4th Congressional District Republican... Read more
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Roll Call
Trump Pleases Congressional Republicans With Convention Speechthe Republican National Convention in Cleveland. "He covered a lot of ground a
Trump Pleases Congressional Republicans With Convention Speech
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. "He covered a lot of ground and did it very well," said Tennessee Rep. Scott DesJarlais, calling it a good general election message. Arizona Rep. Trent Franks said it was the best he's ever heard... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Trio of Tennessee politicians jump on Trump trainRepublican presidential nominee Donald Trump came under fire this week for cont
Trio of Tennessee politicians jump on Trump train
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump came under fire this week for controversial comments about NATO, U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., quickly rushed to his defense, saying, "It's expensive to police the world." The move by the 4th... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
DesJarlais campaign calls Starrett a liar in furor over terrorism mailerNASHVILLE — A new direct-mail hit by GOP challenger Grant Starrett that suggest
DesJarlais campaign calls Starrett a liar in furor over terrorism mailer
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
NASHVILLE — A new direct-mail hit by GOP challenger Grant Starrett that suggests U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais supported federal ID card funding for potential terrorists has the congressman's campaign calling Starrett a liar and a spokesman for the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Trump’s RNC speech dilemma: Ignite GOP base or unite mainstream America?to keep the country safe, how we’re going to get the country going again.” “Ob
Trump’s RNC speech dilemma: Ignite GOP base or unite mainstream America?
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
to keep the country safe, how we’re going to get the country going again.” “Obviously he’s speaking to the country,” Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.) determined. “Everybody here’s pumped up or they wouldn’t be here. For the most part, people are... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Bradley County Republican Women's Annual Picnic Is Saturdaymonthly meeting. Tickets are $10 per person. Speakers will include state and
Bradley County Republican Women's Annual Picnic Is Saturday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
monthly meeting. Tickets are $10 per person. Speakers will include state and local elected officials, such as Congressman Scott Desjarlais and Chuck Fleischmann, and many candidates for office. Door prizes will be available, as well as a limited... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Delegate Diary: Trump Jr. highlights day of panel discussions and forumsCorker, R-Tenn., and four members of the state's congressional members — Phil R
Delegate Diary: Trump Jr. highlights day of panel discussions and forums
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Corker, R-Tenn., and four members of the state's congressional members — Phil Roe, Marsha Blackburn, Chuck Fleishmann and Scott DesJarlais. Wednesday afternoon the International Republican Institute sponsored a panel on young people with pollster... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Republican Party To Trump: "Fire Somebody"was 15 minutes long and less than a minute was similar to Michelle’s speech so
Republican Party To Trump: "Fire Somebody"
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
was 15 minutes long and less than a minute was similar to Michelle’s speech so it’s not really an issue with me,” Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.), an early Trump backer, told The Hill. “When talking about loyalty to family, there are only so... Read more
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The Hill
GOP to Trump: Fire somebodywas 15 minutes long and less than a minute was similar to Michelle’s speech so
GOP to Trump: Fire somebody
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
was 15 minutes long and less than a minute was similar to Michelle’s speech so it’s not really an issue with me,” Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.), an early Trump backer, told The Hill. “When talking about loyalty to family, there are only so... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee GOP convention delegates say Trump needs to bring party togetherand the senators are hosting a brunch for Tennessee delegates today. Others exp
Tennessee GOP convention delegates say Trump needs to bring party together
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
and the senators are hosting a brunch for Tennessee delegates today. Others expected to attend include U.S. Reps. Scott DesJarlais, an early Trump supporter, and Chuck Fleischmann. One of Trump's Tennessee delegates, M. David Riden of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
DesJarlais' first TV ad launches Mr. California broadside against Starrett [video]More than a week after 4th District GOP primary rival Grant Starrett began airi
DesJarlais' first TV ad launches Mr. California broadside against Starrett [video]
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
More than a week after 4th District GOP primary rival Grant Starrett began airing a new television ad assaulting U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais' record, the Tennessee congressman plans to begin returning the favor with his own TV spot slamming... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Optimistic Tennessee delegation arrives in Cleveland for GOP conventionmeeting Monday evening before adjourning. On Tuesday, the Tennessee delegation
Optimistic Tennessee delegation arrives in Cleveland for GOP convention
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
meeting Monday evening before adjourning. On Tuesday, the Tennessee delegation has a boat cruise on Lake Erie. Congressman Scott DesJarlais, R-South Pittsburg, has been added as an alternate to the delegation despite facing a seriously contested... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Grant Starrett spends nearly $500,000 in second quarter on race against Rep. Scott DesJarlaissecond quarter disclosure shows he spent $407,000 on his 4th Congressional Dist
Grant Starrett spends nearly $500,000 in second quarter on race against Rep. Scott DesJarlais
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
second quarter disclosure shows he spent $407,000 on his 4th Congressional District GOP primary challenge to U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais. And he still had more than $500,000 in the bank on June 30, two weeks before Tennessee early voting in the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Early voting starts today in Tennesseeone who lives in Georgia. Three equally little-known Democrats have their own p
Early voting starts today in Tennessee
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
one who lives in Georgia. Three equally little-known Democrats have their own primary race. But Republican U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais faces a spirited contest with challenger Grant Starrett in the 4th Congressional District, which stretches... Read more
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Breitbart
Bush National Security Staffer Leads Effort That Killed Declassification of 28 Pages of 9/11 Reportof the 28 pages: Rep. Justin Amash (MI) Rep. David Bratt (VA) Rep. Mike Coff
Bush National Security Staffer Leads Effort That Killed Declassification of 28 Pages of 9/11 Report
Breitbart / Posted 11 days ago
of the 28 pages: Rep. Justin Amash (MI) Rep. David Bratt (VA) Rep. Mike Coffman (CO) Rep. Kevin Cramer (ND) Rep. Scott DesJarlais (TN) Rep. John J. Duncan, Jr. (TN) Rep. Chris Gibson (NY) Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX) Rep. Walter B. Jones... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Evangelical Leader Dobson endorses Starrett in contest with DesJarlaisconservative evangelical leaders, Dr. James Dobson, is endorsing Grant Starrett
Evangelical Leader Dobson endorses Starrett in contest with DesJarlais
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
conservative evangelical leaders, Dr. James Dobson, is endorsing Grant Starrett in his GOP primary challenge to U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais in Tennessee's 4th Congressional District. The move comes as Starrett continues to work to attract... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Tenn. congressional delegation plans strong showing at GOP conventionRoe said he's going "because I believe it's important to unite behind our nomin
Tenn. congressional delegation plans strong showing at GOP convention
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Roe said he's going "because I believe it's important to unite behind our nominee to defeat Hillary Clinton." Rep. Scott DesJarlais of South Pittsburg, one of the first sitting members of Congress to publicly endorse Trump, said he will be... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Which Tennessee Republicans are going to the convention?Roe said he's going "because I believe it's important to unite behind our nomin
Which Tennessee Republicans are going to the convention?
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
Roe said he's going "because I believe it's important to unite behind our nominee to defeat Hillary Clinton." Rep. Scott DesJarlais of South Pittsburgh, one of the first sitting members of Congress to publicly endorse Trump, said he will be... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Nearly a year after Chattanooga attack, Pentagon arming policy in 'final stages of review'demanded the Pentagon alter its longstanding policies on servicemen at U.S.-loc
Nearly a year after Chattanooga attack, Pentagon arming policy in 'final stages of review'
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
demanded the Pentagon alter its longstanding policies on servicemen at U.S.-located facilities going armed. U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., introduced a bill last year that passed as part of a military spending bill. Some lawmakers said... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
When terror hit home: State, national debates still reverberate a year after July 16 attackHaslam, agreed and changed the state's policy, working out the agreement with t
When terror hit home: State, national debates still reverberate a year after July 16 attack
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Haslam, agreed and changed the state's policy, working out the agreement with the U.S. military. In Washington, U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, whose district adjoins Fleischmann's Chattanooga district, introduced a bill directing the Pentagon to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Starrett launches new ad with three-pronged assault on DesJarlaisNASHVILLE — In a new television ad, Republican Grant Starrett accuses incumbent
Starrett launches new ad with three-pronged assault on DesJarlais
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
NASHVILLE — In a new television ad, Republican Grant Starrett accuses incumbent U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., of having "betrayed" his 4th Congressional District constituents in votes or inaction in the House. "It's shocking, but true," a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Alexander, Duncan Introduce Resolution Congratulating TVA On 80th Anniversary Of Tennessee River System PlanShelby (R-Ala.), Thom Tillis (R-N.C.), Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Mark Warner (
Alexander, Duncan Introduce Resolution Congratulating TVA On 80th Anniversary Of Tennessee River System Plan
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 days ago
Shelby (R-Ala.), Thom Tillis (R-N.C.), Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Reps. Diane Black (R-Tenn.), Jim Cooper (R-Tenn.), Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.), Stephen Fincher (R-Tenn.), Chuck Fleischmann (R-Tenn.) and Phil Roe (R-... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Trump courts congressional Republicans but frustration still evidentthree Supreme Court justices. If you care about the composition of the court, t
Trump courts congressional Republicans but frustration still evident
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
three Supreme Court justices. If you care about the composition of the court, that alone will push you there.” Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., a Trump supporter, said Trump complained that the media twisted his words Tuesday about the late... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tennessee Republicans praise Trump after meetings in Washingtonpolicy and issues such as caring for veterans, strengthening the military and r
Tennessee Republicans praise Trump after meetings in Washington
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
policy and issues such as caring for veterans, strengthening the military and repealing and replacing Obamacare, said Rep. Scott DesJarlais of South Pittsburg. For many lawmakers, it was their first chance to hear Trump speak in person. They... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Tennessee Republicans in Congress give Trump high marks for GOP meetingpolicy and issues such as caring for veterans, strengthening the military and r
Tennessee Republicans in Congress give Trump high marks for GOP meeting
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
policy and issues such as caring for veterans, strengthening the military and repealing and replacing Obamacare, said Rep. Scott DesJarlais of South Pittsburg. For many lawmakers, it was their first chance to hear Trump speak in person. They... Read more
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Breitbart
200 House Republicans Give Trump Two Standing Ovations on Capitol HillOhio, where Trump will officially be slated the Republican Party’s 2016 nominee
200 House Republicans Give Trump Two Standing Ovations on Capitol Hill
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
Ohio, where Trump will officially be slated the Republican Party’s 2016 nominee. Many members praised Trump. Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-TN), who supports Trump, suggested the meeting helped unite the party. “We realize not everybody got... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
DesJarlais calls challenger Starrett an 'outsider' with 'no business being in the district'than two weeks left to go until early voting begins, battle lines have hardened
DesJarlais calls challenger Starrett an 'outsider' with 'no business being in the district'
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
than two weeks left to go until early voting begins, battle lines have hardened in the Republican primary between U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais and challenger Grant Starrett. Both 4th District candidates participated in Dunlap's traditional July 4... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Independent candidate Pete Drew grabs Right to Life endorsementprimary opponents. Notably omitted from endorsements are Republican U.S. Reps.
Independent candidate Pete Drew grabs Right to Life endorsement
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
primary opponents. Notably omitted from endorsements are Republican U.S. Reps. Marsha Blackburn in the 7th District and Scott DesJarlais in the 4th. Blackburn, who has no primary opponent, currently chairs a Republican-launched congressional... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
DeJarlais, Starrett race a tug-of-war between personal life and policyCongressman Scott DesJarlais M.D. presents a flag to the family of Private Firs
DeJarlais, Starrett race a tug-of-war between personal life and policy
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
Congressman Scott DesJarlais M.D. presents a flag to the family of Private First Class Glenn Schoenmann on Wednesday at the Grundy County Courthouse. NASHVILLE — GOP challenger Grant Starrett says he's "gone out of my way" to avoid discussing U.S.... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
South Pittsburg cookware maker adding jobs after $90 million expansionleadership," Kellerman said, adding that Lodge is committed to making its cookw
South Pittsburg cookware maker adding jobs after $90 million expansion
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
leadership," Kellerman said, adding that Lodge is committed to making its cookware in Tennessee and the USA. U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., said that America isn't the easiest place to do business with its high corporate tax rate and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Response On U.S. Supreme Court Abortion Decisionon abortion providers or when the nation's largest abortion provider is caught
Response On U.S. Supreme Court Abortion Decision
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
on abortion providers or when the nation's largest abortion provider is caught selling dead baby parts and Congressman Scott DesJarlais doesn't ask them a single question to justify their federal subsidy. "Justice Thomas wrote (quoting the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Rep. DesJarlais attacks challenger Starrett as 'trust fund millionaire' [video]NASHVILLE — Tennessee's 4th Congressional District Republican primary is firing
Rep. DesJarlais attacks challenger Starrett as 'trust fund millionaire' [video]
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
NASHVILLE — Tennessee's 4th Congressional District Republican primary is firing up yet again, with incumbent Rep. Scott DesJarlais slamming challenger Grant Starrett as a young West Coast "trust fund millionaire" trying to "buy his way into... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Graves, Perdue, Corker, Alexander, Slatery Laud Supreme Court Action On Obama Order Giving Legal Status To Millions Of Immigrantsimportance of replacing Justice Scalia with a real conservative and how broken
Graves, Perdue, Corker, Alexander, Slatery Laud Supreme Court Action On Obama Order Giving Legal Status To Millions Of Immigrants
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
importance of replacing Justice Scalia with a real conservative and how broken our immigration system is. Unfortunately, Scott DesJarlais' "solution" would only make it worse."DesJarlais recently told Joe Carr at a candidate forum that "a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Graves, Perdue, Corker, Slatery Laud Supreme Court Action On Obama Order Giving Legal Status To Millions Of Immigrantsimportance of replacing Justice Scalia with a real conservative and how broken
Graves, Perdue, Corker, Slatery Laud Supreme Court Action On Obama Order Giving Legal Status To Millions Of Immigrants
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
importance of replacing Justice Scalia with a real conservative and how broken our immigration system is. Unfortunately, Scott DesJarlais' "solution" would only make it worse."DesJarlais recently told Joe Carr at a candidate forum that "a... Read more
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