More than 202,000 people are registered to vote in Hamilton County and it is steadily rising according to voter registration officials.
Karl Dean, a Democrat, faced Republican businessman Bill Lee in the debate held at the University of Memphis in Shelby County, the state's largest by population.
The president appeared at a rally in Johnson City to support U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn, who is facing Democratic former Gov. Phil Bredesen.
Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen went clay shooting in a TV ad released after the National Rifle Association endorsed his Republican opponent, Marsha Blackburn.
"I wish the Democrats could have done this a lot sooner," Trump said of the allegation against his Supreme Court nominee. "But with all of that being said, we want to go through the process."
U.S. Senate candidate Phil Bredesen has taken some soft jabs at Republican opponent Marsha Blackburn for refusing to debate him in Memphis, Tennessee.
The Republican and Democratic nominees for Tennessee's open Senate seat outlined their plans to address the national debt.
The wave is being driven entirely by Democrats, a new race-by-race analysis shows. On the GOP side, the number of women serving in office is expected to dip.
Republican Marsha Blackburn has named Pilot Corporation founder Jim Haslam II and construction company leader Steve Smith as her Senate campaign's finance chairmen.
The candidates weighed in on how they felt about the death penalty weeks after the state's first execution in nearly a decade.
The contest will be one of the most closely watched — and expensive — Statehouse contests in the country this year.
Stacey Abrams told more than 1,000 attendees at the state party convention Saturday in Atlanta that driving turnout is key to making gains in a state controlled by Republicans for nearly two decades.
NBC News political reporter Benjy Sarlin breaks down some of the main themes candidates are using in their advertisements this season.
The former teen mother, Jahana Hayes, who earned educator accolades from President Barack Obama just two years ago, never thought she'd run for office.
Former Tennessee Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen and Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn are on a collision course to claim their own slices of history in a critical U.S. Senate race.
National Security Adviser John Bolton says President Donald Trump has directed a "vast, government-wide effort" to protect American elections after Russian attempts to interfere in 2016.