28% of state legislators nationwide are women – two-thirds of which are Democrats – but here in Tennessee that number is only 15%.
We have some work to do here.
Meanwhile of those 28%, just over 1 in 5 are women of color. Currently Juanita Charles is running to increase both totals in a special election in Clarksville, for the seat Mark Green left behind.Continue reading »
“Whether you’re a service member, school teacher, or an assembly line worker, people in this community are united around the belief that fellow hardworking families deserve to live a life of dignity and security. My vision for this district reflects our shared values and prioritizes the needs of middle-class families in Stewart, Montgomery, and Houston counties.”Continue reading »
Democrat Juanita Charles, a U.S. Army veteran and Clarksville-based Realtor, has declared her candidacy for the upcoming Tennessee Senate District 22 special election.Continue reading »