This afternoon at the Knoxville Expo Center all Republican Gubernatorial Candidates were invited to attend or send a Representative.
Lance Frizzel represented Rep. Diane Black and Knox Countian Bob Waggoner represented Bill Lee. Candidates TN House Speaker Beth Harwell, State Senator Mae Beavers and Candidate Kay White all spoke and then mingled with the 100 plus attendees.
Campaign staffers of Rep. Diane Black setting up before the event.
Knox County Republican Party Chairman Buddy Burkhardt talking with the media.
TN Speaker of the House Beth Harwell speaking to the media.
State Senator Mae Beavers talking with Bruce Williams and Tim Graham. Graham owns the Expo Center and donated the facility for tonight’s event.
Kaye White making her case to the attendees
Lance Frizzell speaking on behalf of Rep. Diane Black.
Bob Waggoner speaking on behalf of Bill Lee.