Michael Nelson

Michael Nelson is contributing editor and columnist for The Daily Memphian, the political analyst for WMC-TV, and the Fulmer professor of political science at Rhodes College. His latest books are “Clinton's Elections: 1992, 1996, and the Birth of a New Era of  Governance" and “The American Presidency: Origins and Development, 1776-2018.”

Nelson: Why Tennessee is no longer the mother of presidential contenders

By Updated: December 24, 2019 4:00 AM CT | Published: December 24, 2019 4:00 AM CT

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Howard Baker Al Gore William Brock Lamar Alexander Phil Bredesen

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