Hosts Leahy and Gulbransen Discuss TN-5 Candidate Andy Ogles’ Failure to File Second-Quarter Financial Report for Campaign

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed official guest host Aaron Gulbransen in-studio to discuss why TN5 candidate Mayor Andy Ogles of Maury County failed to file his second-quarter report for his campaign.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Vetoes Budget Citing Negative Impact of Tax Increase

Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles sent a letter to Maury County Commission Chairman Don Morrow in which he vetoed the proposed Maury County budget for the next fiscal year citing the negative impact of the proposed tax increase as citizens deal with the Biden administration’s inflationary policies.

“I have spent a great deal of time reviewing the budget in context of the greater economic factors that are occurring in United States, from record fuel prices, inverted yield curve, collapse in commodities such as copper, and record low consumer sentiment just to name a few; some analysts are speculating that the impending recession could be worse than 2008,” said Ogles in his letter.

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All Nine TN-5 Republican Candidates Debate at Maury County GOP Reagan Dinner

COLUMBIA, Tennessee – All nine Republican candidates on the ballot for the August 4 GOP primary met in a debate hosted by the Maury County Republican Party in conjunction with their annual Reagan Dinner on Monday night.

The debate was simulcast live on radio on 101.7 FM WKOM and SuperTalk 99.7 WTN.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles on His Candidacy for TN-5: We Are Under Attack

Tuesday morning on ‘WarRoom: Pandemic,’ host Stephen K. Bannon talked to Maury County, Tennessee mayor Andy Ogles who announced his official candidacy for Tennessee’s hotly contested Fifth Congressional District race.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Still Has No Answer on If He Will Run for Tennessee’s 5th Congressional District

Andy Ogles

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to ask if he has decided to run for the vacant seat in Tennessee’s 5th Congressional District.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Convinced That the 5th Congressional District Can Find a GOP Tennessean Candidate Out of 760,000 Residents

Andy Ogles

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to examine the growing field of GOP candidates for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District.

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Committed to His Roots, Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Still Mulling Over Run for Tennessee’s 5th Congressional District Seat

Andy Ogles

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to answer the big question of whether or not he’ll run for the US House of Represenatives seat in Tennessee’s Fifth.

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Mayor Andy Ogles on Public Schools and County Commission: ‘Communication Is Key’

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to discuss the importance of communication between school boards and the county commission.

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All-Star Panelist Clint Brewer and Host Leahy Talk SB2616 and Primary Election Eligibility in Tennessee

Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed all-star panelist Clint Brewer in-studio to discuss SB2616 proposed by Senator Frank Nicely that would require state primary election candidates to have three-year residency status.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Discusses Possibility of Running in New TN-5 Congressional District

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to discuss whether or not he’ll enter the race for the 5th Congressional District seat.

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Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs Talks State Budget Bump and Fighting Mask Mandates

Glenn Jacobs

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Mayor Glenn Jacobs of Knox County to the newsmakers line to talk about this continued fight against mandatory mask mandates in schools and the new state budget.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Discusses the Possibility of Running for the GOP Nomination in Tennessee’s New Fifth Congressional District

Andy Ogles

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor, Andy Ogles in studio to proclaim his stance on not allowing out-of-state candidates to speak for Middle Tennesseans.

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The Epoch Times Editor-at-Large Roger Simon Details His Book in Progress and the Fifth Congressional District Race

Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed all-star panelist Roger Simon in studio to talk new book in progress and the Fifth Congressional District’s upcoming primary candidates.

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Mayor Andy Ogles Explains the Relationship Between County Government and School Systems

Line of school buses

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to convey the symbiotic relationship between the county government and its school system.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Talks Vaccine Incentives, Response, and County Owned Hosptials

Andy Ogles

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to discuss Mayor Cooper’s attempt at another vaccine incentive program, and the public health response in Maury County.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles and the Repercussions of Federal Government Overreach of COVID

Andy Ogles

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Mayor Andy Ogles of Maury County to discuss federal government overreach and resisting COVID mandates safely.

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Mayor Andy Ogles on the Efficacy of Masks and COVID Legislation

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Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to discuss the efficacy of masks, mandates, and current Tennessee legislation.

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Stand for Tennessee PAC Fundraising Kick-Off Features Conservative Political Office Holders and Candidates

THOMPSON’S STATION, Tennessee — The kick-off fundraising event for the Stand for Tennessee Political Action Committee (PAC), held Tuesday evening at the Homestead Manor in Thompson’s Station, featured constitutional conservative political office holders and candidates.

Chairman of the PAC, Gary Humble told The Tennessee Star that approximately 325 people attended the event, which included a taco bar dinner, dessert and refreshments as well as live entertainment by Ben Calhoun.

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Andy Ogles Urges Legislators to Proceed with Caution and Read the Fine Print of Ford Mega Site Deal

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to explain the many reasons for carefully reviewing the details in the Ford Mega Site deal.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Describes the Process of Bringing Corporations into the State

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to give examples of the process of bringing out of state corporations into Tennessee.

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Grant’s Rants: The Need for a Balance of Both Church and State

Church out in the field

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Grant Henry for another edition of Grant’s Rants calling for an equal balance of church and state, government and humanities.

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Mayor Andy Ogles on Biden and the Democrats: ‘When They Say Unity, They Mean Compliance’

President Joe Biden participates in an expanded bilateral meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi on Monday, July 26, 2021, in the Oval Office of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz)

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles to weigh in on Joe Biden’s concept of unity in America and the divisive language of the Democrats.

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Americans for Prosperity-Tennessee, Grant Henry Weighs in on Blinken Testimony and Continued Ignorance 20 Year War with Afghanistan

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Americans for Prosperity of Tennessee, Grant Henry in studio to weigh in on the testimony of Secretary of State Blinken Monday.

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Mayor Andy Ogles Talks Lack of Science in Masking Our Kids

Young boy in white shirt with a mask on

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to revisit mask mandates imposed by the Biden administration and the lack of data to support it.

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Precedent Matters: Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Questions the Slippery Slope of Bill Lee’s Executive Order Regarding Masks in School

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles in studio to discuss the lack of clarity in Bill Lee’s executive order for K12 mask mandates.

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Guest Host Ben Cunningham, Andy Ogles, and Grant Henry Discuss News of the Day, Education, and COVID Silver Linings

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, guest host Ben Cunningham welcomed Mayor Andy Ogles and Grant Henry in studio to discuss Tennessee’s failing education levels and the silver linings of COVID.

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Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles: Conservative Tennessee is a ‘State of Half Measures’

LOUDON, Tennessee – Andy Ogles, the outspoken Mayor of Maury County, told a group of at least 300 attendees at a Tellico Village Conservative Club meeting Wednesday that while Tennessee is one of the most conservative states in the country it is also “a state of half measures.” 

Ogles said that if asked what the greatest threat to the country is, the response would have been China, the border or the Department of Education.  That is, until after the election, when he realized that we are in a cultural and spiritual war.

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