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By Robin Bravender May 8, 2020 WASHINGTON — Tennessee Senate candidate Bill Hagerty is serving on a White House economic advisory panel alongside several of his highest-profile campaign donors.  Hagerty — who served as President Donald Trump’s ambassador to Japan until last July — was named by the president in April as a “thought leader” […]

NASHVILLE – U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty has wholly adopted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s deeply unpopular opinion that states and cities suffering economically from the COVID-19 pandemic should consider “the bankruptcy route” in a recent op-ed published in the conservative Tennessee Star. Recent polling shows Hagerty’s opinion runs counter to 74% of all voters […]

U.S. Senate candidate Bill Hagerty cashed in a few Brownie points this past week, that he earned doing exactly what his special interest bankrollers have told him to do, landing his campaign more than $200,000 from Corporate PACs, more than $30,000 from fellow members of the White House COVID-19 Economic Recovery Group, $10,000 from insider-trading U.S. Senator David Perdue who cashed in casino shares and bought Netflix and PPE stocks following a classified pandemic briefing, and White House Economic Advisor Larry “nearly airtight” Kudlow participating in a behind-closed-doors campaign conference call during an economic meltdown.