BRENTWOOD, TN – Today, a majority of Republican state Senators announced their support of Marsha Blackburn for U.S. Senate. The endorsements come from all across Tennessee and add to a growing list of Tennesseans backing Blackburn for Senate.
"I am honored to have the endorsement of so many Senators from across the state," said Marsha Blackburn. "These leaders are dedicated public servants, and I am grateful for their advice, friendship, and continued support. I look forward to working with them to serve Tennesseans in the U.S. Senate."
Tennessean: In U.S. Senate bid, Blackburn nets endorsements from 18 GOP state Senators
Two-thirds of Republican state Senators endorse Blackburn for Senate. The full list of these endorsements is below.
Sen. Paul Bailey (R - Sparta) Transportation Committee Chairman
Sen. Mike Bell (R - Riceville) Government Operations Committee Chairman
Sen. Janice Bowling (R - Tullahoma)
Sen. Rusty Crowe (R - Johnson City) Health and Welfare Committee Chairman
Sen. Mark Green (R - Clarksville)
Sen. Dolores Gresham (R - Somerville) Education Committee Chairman
Sen. Ferrell Haile (R - Gallatin) Speaker Pro Tempore
Sen. Joey Hensley (R - Hohenwald)
Sen. Jack Johnson (R - Franklin) Commerce and Labor Committee Chairman
Sen. Brian Kelsey (R - Germantown) Judiciary Committee Chairman
Sen. Bill Ketron (R - Murfreesboro) Republican Caucus Chairman
Sen. Jon Lundberg (R - Bristol)
Sen. Becky Duncan Massey (R - Knoxville)
Sen. Frank Niceley (R - Strawberry Plains)
Sen. Mark Pody (R - Lebanon)
Sen. Kerry Roberts (R - Springfield) Calendar Committee Chairman
Sen. John Stevens (R - Huntingdon) Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman
Sen. Ken Yager (R -Kingston) State and Local Committee Chairman