Bradshaw is an environmental justice and labor points activist and group organizer. She is a single mom who has battled foreclosures and chapter and struggled with pupil mortgage debt whereas working jobs with out medical insurance.
1st Congressional District
The one open congressional race in Tennessee will nearly definitely end in a lady becoming a member of the state’s nine-member U.S. Home delegation, which is presently all-male.
Republican Diana Harshbarger is dealing with off in opposition to Democrat Blair Walsingham in a district in northeastern Tennessee that has been represented by Republicans because the Civil Battle.
The 2 are hoping to exchange outgoing U.S. Home Rep. Phil Roe, who introduced earlier this 12 months that he wouldn’t pursue a sixth time period.
A lady hasn’t held the seat since Louise Reece was elected in 1961 to exchange her husband, B. Carroll Reece, when he died.
Remaining Congressional Districts
Outdoors of the open seat in Tennessee’s 1st District, incumbents are looking for reelection within the remaining eight districts and have raised far extra money than their opponents.
Within the 2nd District, Republican Rep. Tim Burchett is hoping to safe a second time period in opposition to Democratic candidate Renee Hoyos. Over within the third District, Republican Rep. Chuck Fleischmann is dealing with off with Democrat Meg Gorman. Within the 4th District, Democrat Christopher Hale is operating in opposition to GOP Rep. Scott DesJarlais.