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July 14, 2017 Chattanooga Times Free Press NASHVILLE – Democratic U.S. Senate candidate James Mackler announced today his 2018 campaign has raised more than $451,000 since launching April 17. According to the Nashville attorney and decorated Iraq combat veteran’s campaign, Mackler received 3,639 individual contributions with contributions coming from 77 of Tennessee’s 95 counties and […]

NASHVILLE – James Mackler, a Nashville attorney and decorated Iraq combat veteran that served in the 101st Airborne Division, today announced that his campaign for U.S. Senate has raised more than $451,000 since launching his campaign April 17th. James received 3,639 individual donations from Tennesseans in 77 counties, with 80% coming from in-state donors. Raised […]

“I think at this point we heard that we are in a downward spiral, and it’s important to note he said ‘they,'” Mackler said in an interview with the USA TODAY NETWORK – TENNESSEE. Earlier this week, Corker acknowledged he felt the White House needed to regain control in the wake of reports that Trump revealed classified information to Russian officials.

“As a soldier, I know the strength of teamwork, cooperation and the benefits of diversity to accomplish a mission,” Mackler told The Huffington Post. “I know that true leadership really comes from a sense of duty, and without some change in this country, I really worry about the future of my family and those of every Tennessean. My wife and I want to raise our daughters in a nation that celebrates the best of America, not in a country that’s as divided as we are now.”