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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)…

John Ray Clemmons gives speech

Building on Our Success

January 5, 2018

2018 is going to be a good year.  Together, with unprecedented organization and hard work, we can make it historic. 2017 certainly had its challenges, but I can only think of those things that give me such hope for the year ahead. Amidst the chaos of 2017, we managed to make headway in the state…

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…

A Transit Ally In The Legislature Is Critical Of Mayor Barry’s Light-Rail Plan For West Nashville

November 7, 2017

Nov. 7, 2017 – Nashville Business Journal – By: Meg Garner Mayor Megan Barry’s plan for light rail along Charlotte Avenue has another critic: one of the city’s most valuable allies in the General Assembly. State Rep. John Ray Clemmons, who represents West Nashville, told the Nashville Business Journal he is concerned that Barry’s plan only budgets for…

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…

John Ray Clemmons meets with voters.

We’ve Been Up to Good

October 12, 2017

Thank you to all those who generously contributed to our reelection campaign. It was so great to see so many friends at the Event Center at Coco’s Italian Market during our reception. My family and I sincerely appreciate you and your continued support of our efforts to serve. WE’VE BEEN UP TO GOOD Fall is…

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…

John Ray Clemmons' dog wears a Nashville Predators hat.

Legislative Wrap Up

May 22, 2017

First Things First GO PREDS! The End Has Come Surprisingly, I am not referring to the latest news out of Washington, though it may be warranted. Rather, I am proud to announce the successful conclusion of the first half of the 110th General Assembly. After passing a balanced budget, we wrapped up legislative business and…

Join the Conversation – May 2, 2017

May 2, 2017

I would like to extend a special thank you to Ms. Rita Black of Eakin Elementary for allowing me join in her 4th Grade music class yesterday morning. I look forward to an incredible performance by her talented students on May 22nd. I believe that music and arts education is so very important so I…

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