Category Archives: Dru’s vues, too!

Dru’s vues, too! by Drucilla Smith Fuller

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Good Works, Entrepreneurship, Veterans, & More

Good Works: U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper (D-5), teaching an Independence Day weekend Sunday school class. alluded to the faith-in-action of his colleague, U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga). When a fist…

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Parties, Fashion, and Family 7-28-2016

Retirement Party: Crye-Leike Brentwood bid adieu to valued employee Cheryl Graham who has retired from 17.5 career with champagne and cake. “I went to work at Crye-Leike Jan. 4, 1999…

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St. Patrick’s Day & Education

St. Patrick’s Day: The Royal Order of the Hooligans’ annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration began 30 years ago in 1986 as a fundraiser for then-State Rep. Mike Murphy. Now a…

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Possible Veep? Hilary! General Assembly, and Delegate Politics

Possible Veep? U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn told the Washington Times she’d be open to becoming GOP front-runner Donald Trump’s vice president if he wins the nomination, and she believes the party…

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John Kasich, Hillary, Hooligans, & Democrats

John Kasich:  Could GOP delegate math drive John Kasich to “hang in” for the presidential contest despite his low poll results?  As the current governor of Ohio, Kasich may expect…

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Marco Rubio, Will Pinkson, & the Election Commission

Marco Rubio: More than 4,000 supporters welcomed a jubilant presidential hopeful Marco Rubio to Franklin on Sunday, just a day after he squeaked into second place in Saturday’s South Carolina…

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GOTV, Clifford Allen, Jim DeLanis, & Howard Gentry

GOTV: The Women’s Polit-ical Collaborative invited voters to eat, mingle, and VOTE after a free breakfast offered last weekend at the Nashville Children’s Theater.  The collaborative sponsors the Get Out…

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Nashville’s future and Zika virus

Nashville’s future: Former mayor Bill Purcell said Nashville has come full circle since 1953 when the promise of federal money enticed the city to banish downtown housing along with the…

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Metro Council, Douglas Henry, and Hillary Campaign

Metro Council: Nick Leonardo has announced via Facebook he is running for the District 1 Metropoli-tan Nashville Davidson County City Council seat Councilman Lionel Green vacated following serious allegations that…

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Inez Crutchfield, Charlie Cardwell, and sad goodbyes

January marks the birthdays of two of Nashville’s most revered citizens. Inez Crutchfield has just turned 91. Metro Trustee Charlie Cardwell is 80. Both celebrated their big birthdays days on…