According to a story that I blogged about here. There is an opportunity for other Democrats to be considered for Knox County Election Commission. Even Republicans can apply for one of the three Republican positions.
Freshman Democrat Rep. Rick Staples must have forgotten the process when he commented to a fake news reporter at the Slopper.
PRESS RELEASE BELOW
Knox County Legislative Delegation Accepting Resumes For County Election Commission Appointments
(NASHVILLE) – Appointments to the Knox County Election Commission will be made in the coming days by the Tennessee State Election Commission. Currently, the Knox County Legislative Delegation is accepting resumes from interested individuals who may wish to serve on the election commission as a Republican or Democrat member.
Resumes for Republican slots on the commission should be sent to the Chairman of the Knox County Legislative Delegation, State Representative Eddie Smith. Resumes for interested Democrats can be emailed to Representative Rick Staples.
The deadline to have resumes submitted is Friday, February 24 at 5:00 p.m.
Republican resumes can be emailed to Rep.Eddie.Smith@capitol.tn.gov. Democrat resumes can be emailed to Rep.Rick.Staples@capitol.tn.gov.