Blackburn would spend $70B on border wall; Bredesen says he’d put money into technology

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 12, 2018 3:39 PM CT | Published: October 11, 2018 12:50 PM CT
Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn committed to spending tens of billions of dollars on constructing a wall at the Southern border, while former governor Phil Bredesen called such an idea antiquated Wednesday night.

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Hillary Clinton Marsha Blackburn Phil Bredesen
Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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