The Green Papers: Tennessee 2024 General Election
 
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Elections for Statewide offices and Congress
Primary: Thursday 1 August 2024
General Election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
Monday 5 February - Thursday 4 April 2024 - Filing - Primary .
Monday 17 June - Thursday 15 August 2024 - Deadline - President/Independent/Third/Minor .
Thursday 1 August 2024 - Primary . Polling hours reportedly 7:00a-8:00p EDT / 7:00a-7:00p CDT (1200-0000 UTC). The polls close at the same GMT/UTC time, that is, polls close at a particular local time in the advanced time zone and close one hour earlier local time in the lagging time zone. Poll opening times are set by county. In some counties, polls may open as late as 9a in the prevailing time zone.
Tuesday 5 November 2024 - General Election . Polling hours reportedly 7:00a-8:00p EST / 8:00a-7:00p CST (1400-0100 UTC). The polls close at the same GMT/UTC time, that is, polls close at a particular local time in the advanced time zone and close one hour earlier local time in the lagging time zone. Poll opening times are set by county. In some counties, polls open at 9a in the prevailing time zone.
 
Senators:2(Electoral Classes 1 and 2)
Governor:1 
2020 Census:6,916,897 (2.23% of 309,785,186)
2024, 2028 Electoral Votes:11(0.00% of 538)
2022-2030 Representatives:9(2.07% of 435)
Capital:Nashville
 

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Elections Calendar from the Division of Elections.

 
           

U.S. Senate  6 year term. No Term Limit. 118th Senate  Senate Electoral Classes

Class 1
Seat up for regular election
Republican Senator  Marsha Blackburn
Previously served in the U.S. House, 2003-2019; first elected: 2018.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (6)
  Candidate Democratic     Marquita Bradshaw
FEC S4TN00542; 31 Dec 23; Tot $11,687; Dsb $9,285
  Candidate Democratic     state Representative  Gloria Johnson
FEC S4TN00526; 31 Dec 23; Tot $2,339,252; Dsb $915,943
  Candidate Democratic     Civil Marsha Miller-Watkins
FEC S4TN00534; 31 Dec 23; Tot $6,926; Dsb $2,359
  Candidate Democratic     Pamela Moses
  Candidate Republican     Senator  Marsha Blackburn
FEC S8TN00337; 31 Dec 23; Tot $5,390,703; Dsb $1,596,276
  Candidate Other     Wisdom Zerit Teklay
Filed for US Senate FEC S4TN00518, filed for US House CD 1 FEC H4TN01169

FEC S4TN00518

Class 2 Republican Senator  Bill Hagerty
First elected: 2020
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2026
 Candidate list (2)
  Candidate Republican     Senator  Bill Hagerty
FEC S0TN00169
  Candidate Independent     Jason Jerrell Smith

Governor  4 year term, Election Cycle: 2022, 2026. Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms. GOVERNOR is the only Statewide elected officer, All Governors

  Republican Governor William "Bill" Lee
First elected: 2018; re-elected: 2022.
Chair up for regular election: Tuesday 3 November 2026
The current Governor is affected by a term limit and cannot run for re-election.
Open Chair - At term limit.

118th U.S. House of Representatives  2-year term. Election Cycle 2024, 2026. No Term Limit. 118th House
Partisan Composition (primary disposition):
8 Republican (7 Undetermined, 1 Open);
1 Democratic (1 Undetermined)

Incumbent - 118th Congress
CD 1
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  Diana Lynn Harshbarger
First elected: 2020
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (1) - 119th Congress
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  Diana Lynn Harshbarger
FEC H0TN01118; 31 Dec 23; Tot $768,237; Dsb $567,650

Incumbent - 118th Congress
CD 2
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  Tim Burchett
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (2) - 119th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Jane Anne George
FEC H4TN02084; 31 Dec 23; Tot $14,400; Dsb $1,749
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  Tim Burchett
FEC H8TN02119; 31 Dec 23; Tot $607,742; Dsb $470,351

Incumbent - 118th Congress
CD 3
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  Charles J. "Chuck" Fleischmann
First elected: 2010
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (2) - 119th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Jack Burks Allen, Jr.
FEC H4TN03199; 31 Dec 23; Tot $12,452; Dsb $3,030
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  Charles J. "Chuck" Fleischmann
FEC H0TN03254; 31 Dec 23; Tot $951,951; Dsb $321,533

Incumbent - 118th Congress
CD 4
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  Scott Eugene DesJarlais
First elected: 2010
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (5) - 119th Congress
  Candidate Republican     Thomas Eugene Davis
FEC H4TN04247
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  Scott Eugene DesJarlais
FEC H0TN04195; 31 Dec 23; Tot $109,556; Dsb $116,946
  Candidate Republican     Joseph S. "Joe" Doctora
FEC H4TN04254
  Candidate Republican     Rutherford County Commissioner Joshua James
  Candidate Independent     Kathleen M. Cosgrove
FEC H4TN04239

Incumbent - 118th Congress
CD 5
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  Andy Ogles
First elected: 2022.
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (3) - 119th Congress
  Candidate Republican     Thomas A. "Tom" Guarente
FEC H4TN05129
  Candidate Republican     Geoffrey Stokes "Stokes" Nielson
FEC H4TN05111; 31 Dec 23; Tot $269,400; Dsb $269,400
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  Andy Ogles
FEC H2TN05446; 31 Dec 23; Tot $349,403; Dsb $335,488

Incumbent - 118th Congress
CD 6
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  John W. Rose
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (5) - 119th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Roy Clayborne "Clay" Faircloth
FEC H2TN06170
  Candidate Democratic     Cyril Jason Focht
FEC H4TN06200; 31 Dec 23; Tot $51,584; Dsb $47,975
  Candidate Democratic     John Perkins Kennedy
FEC H4TN06192; 31 Dec 23; Tot $11,216; Dsb $6,626
  Candidate Republican     Joe Reid
FEC H4TN06218
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  John W. Rose
FEC H8TN06094; 31 Dec 23; Tot $971,881; Dsb $382,865

Incumbent - 118th Congress
CD 7
Seat up for regular election
Open
Republican Member of Congress  Mark E. Green
First elected: 2018
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
Open Seat - 14 February 2024: Announced he will not run for re-election. "... I was reminded of their intent for representatives to be citizen-legislators, to serve for a season and then return home ... I will continue serving this country–but in a new capacity."
 Candidate list (5) - 119th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     former Nashville Mayor Megan Barry
FEC H4TN07133; 31 Dec 23; Tot $171,662; Dsb $13,856
  Candidate Democratic     Lore Ann Bergman
FEC H4TN06226
  Candidate Republican     Stan E. Marlar, Jr.
FEC H4TN07158
  Candidate Republican     former state Representative Brandon Thomas Ogles
FEC H4TN07166
  Candidate Republican     Caleb Stack
FEC H4TN07141

Incumbent - 118th Congress
CD 8
Seat up for regular election
Republican Member of Congress  David Kustoff
First elected: 2016
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (1) - 119th Congress
  Candidate Republican     Member of Congress  David Kustoff
FEC H2TN07103; 31 Dec 23; Tot $1,279,390; Dsb $627,921

Incumbent - 118th Congress
CD 9
Seat up for regular election
Democratic Member of Congress  Stephen Ira "Steve" Cohen
First elected: 2006
Seat up for regular election: Tuesday 5 November 2024
 Candidate list (3) - 119th Congress
  Candidate Democratic     Member of Congress  Stephen Ira "Steve" Cohen
FEC H6TN09068; 31 Dec 23; Tot $355,395; Dsb $130,823
  Candidate Republican     Charlotte Bergmann
FEC H0TN09061; 31 Dec 23; Tot $26,309; Dsb $18,643
  Candidate Republican     Antwane Bohanon
FEC H4TN09105; 31 Dec 23; Tot $0; Dsb $0
 

Political Parties    Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.

Major Parties   Those parties which received electoral votes through winning a plurality of a state's [or the District of Columbia's] popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Democratic (affiliates): 1 incumbent, 12 candidates
  Republican: 11 incumbents, 20 candidates
Major Third Parties   Any Party, other than a Major Party, receiving a minimum of 15/100ths of 1 percent of the nationwide popular vote in any presidential election between 1984 and 2016. See Classification of Political parties.
  Constitution (affiliates)
  Green (affiliates)
  Libertarian
Other Third Parties
  Right to Life
  Unity
Independents
  Independent: 2 candidates
  Other: 1 candidate
 
Candidates running under the banner of more than one party are counted towards each party's total. A candidate who has lost a primary or is apparently no longer a candidate is not counted.

Notes

Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from a legal election authority that the person has been officially certified to appear on the ballot.

Primary dates marked "presumably" and polling times marked "reportedly" are based on unofficial or estimated data (especially as regards local variations from a jurisdictionwide statutory and/or regulatory standard) and are, thereby, subject to change.

"FEC" indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary.

When available, we post each candidate's FEC identification number, the date of their most recently filed Report of Receipts and Disbursements, their "Tot" [Total Receipts (contributions received or what came in: FEC Form 3, Line 16, Column B)] and their "Dsb" [Total Disbursements (expenditures or what was spent: FEC Form 3, Line 23, Column B)]. A link is provided to the Federal Election Commission's Summary Report for those who might wish to explore the details.

If a candidate raises or spends $5,000 or less, he or she is not subject to FEC reporting requirements.


Links Links to other web sites

Election Authority
  Department of State
  Division of Elections
  Tennessee Registry of Election Finance
Legislature   Links to State Legislatures
  Tennessee General Assembly
  Tennessee General Assembly - House
  Tennessee General Assembly - Senate
Democratic
  Tennessee Democratic Party
Republican
  Tennessee Republican Party
Third Party
  Constitution Party of Tennessee
  Green Party of Tennessee
  Libertarian Party of Tennessee
  Tennessee Right to Life
  The Unity Party of Tennessee
Media & others
  Citizen Tribune - Lakeway Region
  Cleveland Daily Banner
  Lebanon Democrat & Wilson County News
  Politics1.com - Tennessee
  Shelbyville Times-Gazette
  Southern Standard - McMinnville
  The Elizabethton Star
  WATN-TV - WLMT-TV - localmemphis.com - ABC - Memphis
  WBBJ TV - ABC - Jackson
  WBIR TV - NBC - Knoxville
  WDEF TV - CBS - Chattanooga
  WLTV TV - CBS - Knoxville
  WMC TV - NBC - Memphis
  WSMV TV - NBC - Nashville
  WTNZ TV - FOX - Knoxville
  WTVC - ABC - Chattanooga
  WTVF TV - CBS - Nashville
  WVLT TV - CBS - Knoxville

 


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