Todd Gardenhire

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Todd Gardenhire
Member of the Tennessee Senate
from the 10th[1] district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 8, 2013
Preceded by Andy Berke
Personal details
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Chattanooga, Tennessee
Alma mater University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Todd Gardenhire[2] is an American politician and a Republican member of the Tennessee Senate representing District 10 since January 8, 2013.

Education[edit]

Gardenhire earned his BS in business administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 With District 10 incumbent Republican Senator Andy Berke running for mayor of Chattanooga and leaving the seat open, Gardenhire ran in the August 2, 2012 Republican Primary, winning by 40 votes with 8,022 votes (50.1%),[3] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 49,472 votes (69.2%) against Democratic nominee Andraé McGary.[4]

Voting Record[edit]

  • 6 of 7 who killed Insure Tennessee are on state health plan,[5]
  • Gardenhire defends voting down Insure Tennessee plan as protesters hold a vigil,[6]
  • Tennessee Senator Assumes A Vasectomy Is Harder To Get Than An Abortion,[7]
  • Todd Gardenhire a case study in hypocrisy,[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Senator Todd Gardenhire". Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee General Assembly. Retrieved March 20, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Todd Gardenhire's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved March 20, 2014. 
  3. ^ "State of Tennessee August 2, 2012 Republican Primary" (PDF). Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 104 & 105. Retrieved March 20, 2014. 
  4. ^ "State of Tennessee November 6, 2012 General Election" (PDF). Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee Secretary of State. p. 7 & 8. Retrieved March 20, 2014. 
  5. ^ "6 of 7 who killed Insure Tennessee are on state health plan". New York, NY: The Associated Press. Retrieved June 22, 2015. 
  6. ^ "Gardenhire defends voting down Insure Tennessee plan as protesters hold a vigil". Chattanooga, Tennessee: Times Free Press. Retrieved June 22, 2015. 
  7. ^ "Tennessee Senator Assumes A Vasectomy Is Harder To Get Than An Abortion". New York, NY: The HuffingtonPost.com, Inc. Retrieved June 22, 2015. 
  8. ^ "Todd Gardenhire could be a case study in hypocrisy". Chattanooga, Tennessee: Nooga.com. Retrieved June 22, 2015. 

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