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Five things to watch for next year's election

'The City Paper' breaks down the various challenges and potential races looming on the political horizon More

Tieche fired as elections chief, Gotto to quit county election commission

The commission voted 4 to 1 to fire Tieche and Gotto announced his resignation in protest More

GOP nominates former councilman, two attorneys for Davidson Co. Election Commission

Jim Gotto, Ronald Buchanan and Jennifer Lawson are Republican nominees for appointment to commission More

Booted GOP leader fears legislators risk getting 'Maggartized' by special interests

Debra Maggart lost to newcomer after interest groups poured in more than $100,000 to unseat her in primary More

For state Dems, not losing is the new winning

After 7 Dems retired and 3 were drawn out of district, party leaders see retaining seats, adding 4 as victory More
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Buoyed by primary win, GOP conservative wing takes aim at speaker's seat

Challenge to House Speaker Beth Harwell’s position from right may be about ideology … or just about power grab More

Tea Party sympathizers rally against proposed tax increase

Anti-tax group holds rally to tell mayor, council ‘no tax hike'   More

Mayor battles state lawmakers, chamber over zoning overhaul

Legislative threats to land-use tools have pitted Mayor Karl Dean against the chamber More

Councilman Jernigan to run as Democrat for Gotto's District 60 House seat

Former Metro Council colleagues could compete in November for eastern Davidson County seat More

Gotto won't push plan for Metro, presidential elections to coincide

Council opposes state legislation that would push back local election dates More
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