May 10 2012
07:14 am

There are usually two reasons for declining a debate: You are ahead and don't see any reason to validate a lesser opponent, or, you aren't ready. I don't think Scottie fits either category so why?

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann and two of his challengers, Ron Bhalla and Weston Wamp, said they will participate in a 3rd Congressional District Republican primary debate sponsored by the Chattanooga Times Free Press and WRCB Channel 3.

Scottie Mayfield rejected an invitation to the May 21 debate.


Lost Medicaid Funding

To date, the failure to expand Medicaid / TennCare has cost the State of Tennessee ? in lost federal funding.