Songwriter Thomas Lee Miller is joining the race for the Republican nomination to succeed Rep. Marsha Blackburn in Congress. Blackburn is giving up her House seat representing suburban Nashville to … Click to Continue »
Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn, a co-sponsor of legislation criticized as checking federal power to stop companies from distributing opioids, is calling it "absurd" to suggest she return contributions from … Click to Continue...
Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn has named a southwestern Tennessee state Rep. Ron Gant as campaign treasurer for her bid for the Senate. Blackburn joined the race for Senate following … Click to Continue »
Three congresswomen — Tennessee Rep. Marsha Blackburn, Arizona Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, and Nevada Rep. Jacky Rosen — are strong contenders for Senate seats in 2018. Sinema and Rosen, both moderate Democrats, are challenging the most vulnerable...Show More Summary
U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn fought against the removal of her campaign ad from Twitter and won.
This morning, news is breaking that Rep. Tom Marino, President Trump’s choice for drug czar, has withdrawn his nomination in the wake of a damaging report produced jointly by the Washington Post and “60 Minutes.” But could the real target– or best-placed person caught in the crossfire– actually have been Rep. Show More Summary
Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn, a candidate for the U.S. Senate in Tennessee, is calling for immediate addressing any "unintended consequences" of a federal law she co-sponsored that dialed back federal … Click to Continue »
MARSHA BLACKBURN, ROSE MCGOWAN, THE POWER OF TWITTER AND THE MEDIA: “Who would possibly have thought Tennessee Republican and Trump-supporting Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn — a candidate to succeed out-going Senator Bob Corker — would have anything in common with Rose McGowan, the hardworking film, television actress and LGBT activist? Two worlds, and worlds apart. Until […]
Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg criticized rival social media platform Twitter for its decision to block Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s Senate announcement video because it contained an “inflammatory” statement regarding Planned Parenthood. Show More Summary
Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, in a recent interview with Axios, addressed the recent controversy over Twitter blocking Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s (R-TN) pro-life Senate ads due to her claim that Planned Parenthood sold “baby body parts.” Sandberg emphasized that “when you cut off speech for one person, you cut off speech for all people,” […]
Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg criticized Twitter on Thursday over the company's decision to block Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) from promoting an advertisement on the social media site that Twitter had deemed “inflammatory.” “Marsha Blackburn ran an ad, which is launching her campaign for Senate. And in that ad there’s a lot of positions that […]
TWITTER’S WAR ON WOMEN: FIRST MARSHA BLACKBURN, NOW THIS: Twitter Suspends Account Of Weinstein Accuser Rose McGowan.
Social justice activists have consistently complained that social media platforms are selective about what they ban—seeming to often ban those who use the platforms to call attention to racial injustice. They’ve been unable to get changes made, but apparently Republican politicians can complain and receive redress almost immediately. Show More Summary
Twitter has ended a standoff with Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn one day after taking down advertisements containing her Senate campaign announcement video, in which she bragged about fighting "the sale of baby body parts." More »
Twitter found itself in another "damned if you do, damned if you don't" situation, this time over a campaign video from Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.). Alex Kantrowitz and Ema O'Connor of BuzzFeed News obtained an email sent by Twitter to the Blackburn campaign urging it to remove anti-abortion language. The email said, as reported by...
Twitter is reversing a decision to keep Tennessee Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn from promoting a campaign video on that platform because of the congresswoman's statements about the sale of fetal … Click to Continue »
U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn challenged the social media platform over her ad being pulled and won.
OFT EVIL WILL SHALL EVIL MAR: By censoring Marsha Blackburn, Twitter supercharged her Senate campaign.
Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) really wants to replace retiring Senator Bob Corker and has announced her ghastly entry into the 2018 Pie Fight run thusly (yes, that’s her behind the soft, gauzy, vaselined [is too a verb!] focus): I’m a hardcore, card carrying Tennessee conservative, and I’m running for the US Senate. Show More Summary
The radical pro-abortion group NARAL praised Twitter this week for censoring an ad by pro-life U.S. Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn. Blackburn, a leading pro-life advocate in the House, announced plans to run for U.S. Senate last week in her home state of Tennessee. On Monday, however, her campaign said Twitter refused to allow it to advertise […]