DYERSBURG, TN (KFVS) - Former Tennessee governor Phil Bredesen met with business leaders in Dyersburg on Thursday, July 26, 2018. The Democrat is running for Bob Corker's US Senate seat.
Bredesen was governor from 2003 to 2011. Senator Bob Corker announced last year he would not be running for re-election.
The Tennessee primary is August 2. Bredesen is running against Gary Davis and John Wolfe.
On the Republican ticket, voters will decide between US Representative Marsha Blackburn and commercial driver Aaron Pettigrew.