The rumor mill is beginning to churn, as speculation swirls in the nation’s capital whether U.S. Rep. Phil Roe will run for a sixth term or not.
The Carter County Democratic Party will host a district-wide event Saturday at the Sycamore Shoals Historic Site in Elizabethton where Dr. Martin Olsen will formally announce his bid to represent Tennessee’s 1st Congressional District.
U.S. Rep. Phil Roe issued a response Monday to last week’s protest at Veterans Affairs Medical Center when a disabled veteran complained about the congressman’s support for changes in VA drug administration policy.
With all the bustling activity in Washington, D.C., U.S. Rep. Phil Roe had plenty to talk about in a Thursday morning conference call with local reporters.
Republican incumbent Phil Roe will serve his fifth term as Tennessee’s 1st Congressional District representative.
Republican incumbent Phil Roe easily displaced the competition in the August primary, and he now faces Democrat Alan Bohms and independent Robert Franklin in November’s general election for Tennessee’s U.S. House of Representatives District 1
Oct 26, 2016 at 5:45 PM
Republican Clint Tribble is talking tough in his attempt to unseat Phil Roe in the Aug. 4 primary for Tennessee’s 1st Congressional District seat, a spot the incumbent has securely held for four terms.