Johnson City Press Friday, August 22, 2014
Democrats say Charlie Brown is their man

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Democrats say Charlie Brown is their man

August 18th, 2014 11:13 am by Robert Houk

Good grief! Charlie Brown is the Democratic nominee for governor of Tennessee.

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U-Haul, Model Mill signs of the times

August 11th, 2014 9:24 am by Robert Houk

Making sure downtown doesn't drown every time it comes a heavy downpour will continue the unprecedented investment and growth in the business district.

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Outsiders, tea partiers all part of big tent

August 4th, 2014 1:53 pm by Robert Houk

"Do you think Lamar is in trouble?"

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City vote key in state House race

July 29th, 2014 9:09 am by Robert Houk

Early voting numbers so far suggest we might have a decent turnout for the Aug. 7 election. By decent, I mean one that surpasses most of the turnouts for other elections with local offices on the ballot.

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Question is: How low can Matthew Hill go?

July 21st, 2014 9:46 am by Robert Houk

Many think Boss Hill has really outdone himself with a political mailer linking his challenger to President Obama, Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi.

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Deceitful politicians undermine the election process

July 15th, 2014 11:02 am by Robert Houk

During this campaign season, we will get a good dose of career politicians who will say anything and do just about anything to get re-elected.

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Alas, we may never see another like Howard Baker

July 1st, 2014 10:44 am by Robert Houk

Baker truly believed in statesmanship, bipartisanship and civility. Those weren't just words to Baker - he practiced what he preached.

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Rep. Phil Roe's fourth bid for Congress may not be his last

June 26th, 2014 3:51 pm by Robert Houk

How long does Roe plan to remain in Congress?

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Is Lamar about to be a Tea Party victim?

June 19th, 2014 8:58 am by Robert Houk

Anyone who has seen the two on the stump knows Joe Carr is barely a Padawan, while Alexander is a full-fledged Jedi.

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Tax hike is not inevitable - not yet at least

June 9th, 2014 8:53 am by Robert Houk

Johnson City leaders appear to be moving toward a property tax hike. Recent hearings on the city's new budget have been full of fiscal doom and gloom. Tears of woe have drenched the walls of the Municipal and Safety Building.

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1990 write-in campaign for Senate still memorable

June 2nd, 2014 8:48 am by Robert Houk

Carter County will be the battleground for four write-in campaigns for county offices in August, including one for sheriff. Regardless of how the race between Republican nominee Dexter Lunceford and incumbent Chris Mathes turns out, this race for sheriff

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