"The Fox News Decision Desk can now project that Republican Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn will defeat former Democratic Governor Phil Bredesen to replace retiring GOP Senator Bob Corker".
Blackburn focused her campaign message on supporting President Donald Trump's agenda in an effort to appeal to the state's dominant Republican constituency.
In her victory speech Tuesday night, Blackburn thanked her supporters, saying a lesson from this campaign was that Tennesseans didn't want leaders "who are not going to kick a can down the road on the issues that affect our nation".
"President Trump has made three trips to Tennessee to back the Republican Marsha Blackburn running against a different kind of Democrat here".
Those qualities weren't enough, however, to win over a state that President Trump won in 2016 by 26 points.
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Detectives located Cleavenger's body in her burial site at River City Church in the early-morning hours Saturday. None of the defendants entered any pleas and it wasn't immediately clear if they would be tried as adults.
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As you can see from the pictures, Apple has littered the new 2018 iPad Pro with numerous magnets to ensure a ideal fit every time. A handful of the new A12X iPads on Geekbench clock up a single-core score of around 5,000 and a multi-core score of about 18,000.
Bredesen had been viewed as one of the Democrats' best hopes in the party's quest to regain majority control of the Senate.
Voters like Cody Wheeler in the Nashville suburbs were skeptical about Bredesen's promise to independents and Republicans that he wouldn't toe the party line in Washington.
Afterward though, she managed to consolidate support across the GOP's various political circles, including from former U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher, who briefly opposed her in the primary and called for Corker to run again upon dropping out of the race.
John Geer, Dean of the College of Arts and Science at Vanderbilt University and political science professor, said in the lead-up to election night that moderate Republicans who were drawn to figures like outgoing Gov. Bill Haslam and Sen.
"Marsha Blackburn ran an outstanding campaign from start to finish". I am grateful she will join a Senate majority in Washington committed to putting America First.
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Violations of traffic laws were blamed for almost 90 percent of accidents that caused deaths or injuries that year. It is understood 10 of the 44 people injured were in a serious condition, the Xinhua news agency reported.
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By Election Day , both sides are expected to have spent more than $5 billion, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Joe Donnelly in IN and Republican Marsha Blackburn's win in Tennessee made it much more hard for Democrats to make inroads.
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Bradley won for the first time, and Kinsler acquired from the Los Angeles Angels at the trade deadline took home his second award. This marks the fourth time in the last five seasons for Keuchel to be named the top defensive pitcher in the American League.
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