Tag Archive for Rep. Raumesh Akbari

Democrats push for secure, convenient elections

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Tennessee is dead last in voter participation, and Democrats have put forth an agenda to make voting secure, convenient and meaningful. “Tennessee ranks at the bottom in almost every measure of democratic participation,” House Minority Leader Craig Fitzhugh said. “It’s…

State lawmakers win new posts with NBCSL

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Several Tennessee lawmakers were elected to new leadership positions at the National Black Caucus of State Legislators 40th Annual Legislative Conference in New Orleans last week. Rep. Raumesh Akbari of Memphis was elected as Treasurer. Rep. Akbari is currently the…