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TDOT to Hold I-440 Reconstruction Informational Meeting

July 9, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 to provide details on the upcoming I-440 Reconstruction project in Davidson County. The proposed project will address deteriorating pavement along the entire I-440 corridor. The project also includes removal of the grass median to increase safety,…

REP. CLEMMONS TO HOST “STOP THE BLEED” TRAINING AT TN CAPITOL

June 15, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rep. John Ray Clemmons JUNE 15, 2018 (615) 415-4086 REP. CLEMMONS TO HOST “STOP THE BLEED” TRAINING AT TN CAPITOL Training session designed to educate and empower individuals to act quickly and save lives Nashville, TN – On Monday, June 18, 2018 at 10:00 a.m., State Representative John Ray Clemmons (D-Nashville),…

I-440 Community Meeting

I-440 Community Meeting

February 21, 2018

Dear Friend, Don’t forget our community meeting tomorrow! Please join us tomorrow Thursday, February 22nd from 6:00 – 7:30pm for a Community Meeting on the upcoming I-440 construction. We will have a panel of local and state transportation officials present to provide updates and information, as well as answer your questions. Event: Community Meeting on…

CLEMMONS, HARRIS INTRODUCE NET NEUTRALITY BILL

January 22, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 22, 2018 CONTACT: Rep. John Ray Clemmons 615-415-4086 CLEMMONS, HARRIS INTRODUCE NET NEUTRALITY BILL Seek to ensure equal and open access to Internet, protect consumers and ensure fair business environment. NASHVILLE, TN – In the wake of the FCC’s recent vote to end net neutrality, State Representative John Ray Clemmons (D-Nashville)…

Rep. Clemmons applauds extension of mass transit on Charlotte

November 22, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rep. John Ray Clemmons 615-415-4086 Rep. Clemmons applauds extension of mass transit on Charlotte Nashville, Tennessee – Today, Mayor Megan Barry announced plans to extend the light rail line down Charlotte Pike to White Bridge Road as a part of the Let’s Move Nashville transit plan. State Representative John Ray Clemmons…

Rep. Clemmons Applauds UT’s Decision on Outsourcing

October 31, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rep. John Ray Clemmons 615-415-4086 Rep. Clemmons Applauds UT’s Decision on Outsourcing Nashville, Tennessee – Today, the University of Tennessee announced that UT-Knoxville, UT-Chattanooga, and UT-Martin would be opting out of the state’s outsourcing contract with Jones Lang Lasalle. State Rep. Clemmons issued the following statement in response: I applaud and…

CLEMMONS, HARRIS FILE JOINT RESOLUTION DENOUNCING WHITE NATIONALISTS AND NEO-NAZI GROUPS

August 17, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rep. John Ray Clemmons (615) 415-4086 August 17, 2017 CLEMMONS, HARRIS FILE JOINT RESOLUTION DENOUNCING WHITE NATIONALISTS AND NEO-NAZI GROUPS Legislators want it known that discrimination will not be tolerated in Tennessee NASHVILLE – Today, State Rep. John Ray Clemmons, D-Nashville, with the support of State Sen. Lee Harris, D-Memphis, filed…

CLEMMONS CALLS ON METRO LEADERS TO ACT FOLLOWING SCABIES OUTBREAK

June 16, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rep. John Ray Clemmons (615) 415-4086 June 16, 2017 CLEMMONS CALLS ON METRO LEADERS TO ACT FOLLOWING SCABIES OUTBREAK Private prison corporation’s negligence warrants contract review Nashville, TN – In response to the news of a widespread scabies outbreak at the CCA managed Metro-Davidson County Detention Facility that has harmed over…

IMPROVE ACT PASSES TENNESSEE HOUSE

April 19, 2017

IMPROVE ACT PASSES TENNESSEE HOUSE Clemmons, Democrats lead effort to address state’s transportation infrastructure needs NASHVILLE, TN – Today, the Tennessee House of Representatives voted to adopt an amended version of Governor Bill Haslam’s IMPROVE Act by a 60 to 37 vote. The bill is intended to address the state’s transportation infrastructure needs by phasing…

CLEMMONS, KYLE EQUAL PAY LEGISLATION DEFEATED

March 30, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 30, 2017 Contact: Rep. John Ray Clemmons 615-415-4086 CLEMMONS, KYLE EQUAL PAY LEGISLATION DEFEATED Democratic lawmakers vow to continue fight for equality, fairness and respect NASHVILLE, TN – Proposed legislation intended to help ensure equal pay for women has once again been defeated by Republicans in the Tennessee General Assembly. State…

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