Trump tweet gives Hagerty jump in U.S. Senate race

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 15, 2019 10:45 PM CT | Published: July 15, 2019 4:12 PM CT

Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty hasn’t made an official announcement for a 2020 U.S. Senate candidacy, but President Donald Trump put him at the front of the race with a single tweet.

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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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