Lee seems well-positioned to break the 52-year trend of the governor’s office alternating between the two major parties - or is he?

By , Daily Memphian Published: September 28, 2018 3:02 PM CT
Otis Sanford
Daily Memphian

Otis Sanford

Otis Sanford holds the Hardin Chair of Excellence in Journalism and Strategic Media at the University of Memphis and is the political analyst and commentator for WATN Local 24. Contact him at 901-678-3669 or at o.sanford@memphis.edu. Follow him on Twitter @otissanford.

If you believe the polls, Republican Bill Lee is steamrolling toward victory in the Tennessee governor’s race.


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