Tenn. Democrats’ new chairman plans ‘full assault’ on GOP

By , Daily Memphian Published: January 17, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Hendrell Remus is the first Black chairman of the state party and a veteran political operative in Memphis who recently moved to Nashville. He got the votes for chairman Saturday on a pledge to shake the state Democratic Party from its traditional Nashville orientation to a more grass roots and statewide approach. 

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