It just gets crazier for this years US Senate races in the South….
We have possibilities….
But maybe not?…..
For Democrats to gain US Senate pick ups in several places that one would guess they shouldn’t even be thinking about 6 months out from election day 2018….
Corkers ‘friend’ Former Democratic Tennessee Gov. Phill Bresdesen is leading Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn in the current polling…..
Corker praised Phil Bredesen, the expected Democratic Senate nominee in Tennessee, as a good governor and a savvy businessman with whom he worked closely when Corker was mayor of Chattanooga and then the junior Republican senator of the state.
“Phil Bredesen is a friend of mine,” Corker said at a Wednesday breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor.
“I worked very closely with him for years. He was a very good mayor, very good governor, a very good businessperson,” Corker added. “Look, I’m not going to campaign against someone I’ve been a friend with and worked with.”
Corker noted, however, that he has already contributed the maximum to the expected Republican Senate nominee, Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), an outspoken conservative and strong ally of Trump’s.
Corker also said has promised to back Blackburn and will do so, at least nominally…