Political Consultant Ward Baker of Baker Group Strategies Predicts Andy Ogles Will Take Tennessee’s 5th District Race

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed renowned Republican political consultant, Ward Baker of Baker Group Strategies in studio to weigh in on Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District race.

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Former Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles Talks Busy Grassroots Schedule for Congressional Seat

Wednesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed former mayor of Maury County Tennessee and GOP nominee for Congress in TN5 Andy Ogles in studio to talk about his busy schedule and grassroots meetings.

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TN-5 GOP Nominee Andy Ogles on Inflation, OPEC, and Energy Independence

Wednesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional GOP Nominee Andy Ogles in studio to discuss inflation, OPEC, and the need for America to produce its own energy.

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All-Star Panelist Carol Swain Wants Ogles’ Campaign Contribution Refund, Votes Harwell

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed all-star panelist Dr. Carol M. Swain in-studio to discuss her disappointment with T5 candidate Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles and her vote for former Speaker Beth Harwell.

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Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Biography Series: Major Opinions by Justice Jeffrey Bivins

As Tennesseans prepare to head to the polls on August 4, where they will vote on whether to retain the state’s five Supreme Court justices, The Tennessee Star has completed a profile on each justice currently sitting on the bench.

Last week, The Star profiled Chief Justice Jeffrey Bivins.

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Beth Harwell Hosts Capitol Hill ‘Meet and Greet’ with Melinda Gates-Supported VIEW PAC

Neil W. McCabe, the national political editor of The Star News Network, covered the “Meet and Greet” held July 12, 2022, for former Tennessee House Speaker and GOP House hopeful Beth Harwell. Harwell is running in the Aug. 4, 2022, primary for the nomination to run for the TN-05 House seat.

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Epoch Times Editor-at-Large Roger Simon Promotes New Style of Debate in Partnership with Nashville Republican Women

Live from Music Row Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report with Michael Patrick Leahy – broadcast on Nashville’s Talk Radio 98.3 and 1510 WLAC weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. – host Leahy welcomed all-star panelist and The Epoch Times’ Editor-at-Large Roger Simon in-studio to promote the upcoming debate hosted by the Nashville Republican…

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Americans for Prosperity-Tennessee’s Tori Venable Seeks People Who Can Build Broad Policy Coalitions, Remove Barriers to the American Dream

Wednesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Americans for Prosperity’s Tennessee state direct, Tori Venable on the newsmaker line to discuss the endorsement of Andy Ogles for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District and what they look for in a candidate.

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The Newest Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional GOP Candidate Jeff Beierlein Talks About His Career and Personal Life

Friday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed last-minute TN5 Congressional Candidate, Jeff Beierlein in studio to discuss his professional career and personal life.

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TN-5 Candidate Stewart Parks Clears the Air on January 6 Arrest and Pending Charges

Wednesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional GOP candidate Stewart Parks in studio to discuss his January 6 charges and resolution.

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Michael Patrick Leahy Destroys False Claim by TN-5 Candidate Stewart Parks that Joe Biden Is Not Legal President of the United States

Wednesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed TN5 Candidate Stewart Parks in studio to discuss his three-pronged agenda if elected in November.

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TN-5 GOP Candidate Tres Wittum: ‘Senator Graham, What Have You Done for South Carolina Today?’

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed GOP Congressional Candidate for TN5, Tres Wittum in studio to comment upon Senator Lindsey Graham’s recent opinion regarding the removal of three candidates for the race.

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TN-5 Congressional Candidate Tres Wittum: ‘I’ve Really Taken Some Time to Understand What Tennessee Cares About’

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed TN5 Congressional Candidate Tres Wittum in studio to discuss his background as an aide, previous work, and why he decided to run.

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All-Star Panelist Roger Simon Suggests Rejected TN-5 Candidate Fits Maxim ‘False in One Thing, False in Everything’

Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed all-star panelist and The Epoch Times’ editor-at-large Roger Simon in studio to discuss his recent article addressing the three candidates taken off the GOP primary ballot for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District.

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All Star Panelist Roger Simon: ‘The Secretary of State Should Be Responsible to the Voters’

Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed all-star panelist and The Epoch Times’ Editor-at-Large Roger Simon in-studio to comment upon the role of Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett and his responsibility to the voters of the state.

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All-Star Panelist Roger Simon Comments on AP’s Misfire Regarding Tennessee’s Three-Year Residency Bill

Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed all-star panelist and The Epoch Times Editor-at-Large Roger Simon in-studio to discuss the status of the Tennessee state three-year residency bill and the AP’s false interpretation of where it stands.

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TN-5 GOP Candidate and Retired Brigadier General Kurt Winstead Talks Growing Up in Tennessee and Career in National Guard

Friday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed TN5 Congressional GOP candidate General Kurt Winstead in studio to talk about his background and career in the National Guard.

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Tennessee’s 5th Congressional GOP Candidate Kurt Winstead Plays ‘Taking the 5th’

Friday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed GOP Primary Candidate for Tennessee’s 5th Congressional District, Kurt Winstead in studio to play Taking the 5th.

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Host Leahy and All-Star Panelist Clint Brewer Continue to Discuss Latest Wall Street Journal Editorial Board

Tuesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed all-star panelist Clint Brewer in studio to further comment on The Wall Street Journal’s editorial board.

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State Representative Susan Lynn Announces Her Decision on TN-5, Discusses Residency, Big Tech, Ivermectin, and More

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed State Representative (R-TN-57) Susan Lynn in studio to announce her decision on whether to run in Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District race and to comment on the status of several bills currently in the General Assembly.

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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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Potential Candidate Omar Hamada on Running for TN-5: If Andy Ogles Is In, I’ll Support Him

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed potential candidate for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional district, Omar Hamada to the newsmakers line to discuss his position on running.

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All Star Panelist Clint Brewer Addresses Possible Legal Recourse for Tennessee’s 5th Congressional Candidates Facing Ballot Eligibility Challenges

Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed all-star panelist Clint Brewer in studio to weigh in on what he thinks the legal recourse for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional Candidates challenged by the state’s Republican Party may have.

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State Rep. Chris Todd and Upcoming Agenda, Residency Bill, and BEP Formula Funding

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed State Representative Chris Todd of Jackson, Tennessee to the newsmaker line to discuss his objectives this session, his stance on the residency bill, and the BEP funding formula.

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

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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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Omar Hamada Joins Host Leahy In-Studio to Discuss His Background and Potential Run for TN-5 House Seat

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed potential GOP candidate for TN-5 and Williamson County resident, Omar Hamada in-studio to talk about his background and why he may run.

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Williamson County Resident Omar Hamada on His Roots and Educational Upbringing

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Williamson County resident and Tennessee Fifth Congressional District potential GOP candidate, Omar Hamada in studio to talk about his background.

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Potential Candidate for Tennessee’s 5th Congressional Seat, Omar Hamada Plays ‘Taking the Fifth,’ Scores 5 out of 7

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed potential candidate for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District, Omar Hamada in studio to answer quiz questions of Taking the 5th.

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Carpetbagger Morgan Ortagus Dodges Questions from The Tennessee Star: ‘You Need to Stop Being Mean to Me’

The former State Department spokesman and candidate in the GOP primary for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional district is clearly feeling the pressure of and takes issue with The Tennessee Star’s reporting on her parachute candidacy, telling The Star, “You need to stop being mean to me.” Ortagus did not take questions from The Star about her campaign.

Carpetbagger Morgan Ortagus made her unprompted remark to The Star as several people were milling about the room after a local Republican meeting of the Bellevue Breakfast Club, which took place Saturday morning at Plantation Pub. On several occasions prior to the unprompted remark, Ortagus campaign staff told The Star that she didn’t have time for questions about her campaign. Campaign staff made it clear that they would not allow The Star to ask Ortagus questions about the campaign. If allowed, The Star would have asked if Ortagus has attained residency in the district or not.

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Morgan Ortagus: I Am Not A Carpetbagger Because ‘I Am Not A Politician’

Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District GOP candidate Morgan Ortagus in studio to discuss her residency and voting record.

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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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Independent Candidate for TN-5 Congressional Seat Rick Shannon: ‘I Want to Represent Just the People’

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Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed Independent Candidate Rick Shannon for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District to the newsmakers line to discuss why he’s running and top goals if elected.

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Candidate Baxter Lee for Tennessee’s 5th Congressional Talks Voting Record Past, Money for the Race, and Being Open to Debate

Wednesday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed businessman Baxter Lee to the newsmaker line to talk about his candidacy for the 5th Congressional Race and answer tough questions.

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GOP Candidate for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District, Robby Starbuck, Energized by Redistricting

Friday morning on The Tennessee Star Report, host Leahy welcomed GOP Republican candidate for the Fifth Congressional District, Robby Starbuck to the newsmakers line to discuss district changes, candidate validity, and how he’ll fight for Middle Tennesseans.

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Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional GOP Candidate Robby Starbuck Talks Redistricting and High-Profile Endorsements

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Wednesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Tennennee Fifth Congressional GOP Candidate Robby Starbuck to the newsmaker line to talk about his mission, national high profile, and local endorsements.

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Davidson County GOP Chair Jim Garrett Weighs in on Metro Nashville Public Schools Mask Mandate Pushback and 2022 Election Year

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, guest host Ben Cunningham welcomed Davidson County GOP Chair Jim Garrett to the newsmakers line to discuss the 2022 election and his decision to push back on MNPS mask mandates.

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Nashville’s Fifth Congressional GOP Candidate Robby Starbuck on Growing Up and First Job Out of High School

Robby Starbuck

Tuesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed GOP candidate for Nashville’s Fifth Congressional District, Robby Starbuck in studio to talk about his youth and first job at MySpace.

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Republican Businessman Launches Congressional Bid Against Cooper

Quincy McKnight, a Nashville businessman, formally entered the race against Democratic Representative Jim Cooper for Tennessee’s fifth Congressional District. 

McKnight is the CEO of Covenant Pay Partners, a payment processing company. He grew up in Murfreesboro and attended Middle Tennessee State University.

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GOP Candidate for Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional District Robby Starbuck on Rand Paul Endorsement and Why He’s Running

Live from Music Row Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report with Michael Patrick Leahy – broadcast on Nashville’s Talk Radio 98.3 and 1510 WLAC weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. –  host Leahy welcomed GOP candidate for Nashville’s Fifth District, Robby Starbuck, to the newsmakers line to discuss his motivation for running, an endorsement by Senator Rand Paul, and his upcoming Critical Race Theory event in Franklin on May 19.

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Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional (R) Candidate Quincy McKnight Talks About His Background, Priorities, and Path to Victory

Wednesday morning on the Tennessee Star Report, host Michael Patrick Leahy welcomed Tennessee’s Fifth Congressional Republican candidate Quincy McKnight to the newsmakers line to talks about what has motivated him to run for Congress and his top priorities if elected in 2022.

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