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Team Mackler · [email protected]
August 6, 2020 at 9:15 PM

Only a few hours left

James MacklerCan you help?     Primary day in Tennessee is coming to a close, john. We're not accepting any corporate PAC money. This is a people-powered campaign focused on putting Tennesseans first. Whether we reach our $20,000 Primary Day Fund goal, flip this critical open se…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
August 6, 2020 at 12:58 AM

Stay safe

James Mackler       Hamilton County’s Health Department just issued a warning of “potential COVID-19 exposure at the Lincoln Day Dinner.” Last Friday, James Mackler’s opponents for Tennessee’s open U.S. Senate seat appeared unmasked at the widely attended political event. They’ve…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
August 5, 2020 at 6:13 PM


James MacklerPrimary day in Tennessee!     Tomorrow is primary day in Tennessee! john, we told you that we need to fill our Primary Day Fund with $25,000. So far, we’ve brought in $13,923. We need to raise $11,077 more and we have less than 48 hours left to do it. If you can, ru…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
August 4, 2020 at 9:19 PM

🚨 What the Washington Post said →

James MacklerWe have a real chance of flipping this open seat.     john: The Washington Post just reported that James’ track record of service gives him an unique opportunity to flip Tennessee’s open Senate seat. And with good reason. James is a combat veteran, a JAG attorney…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
August 3, 2020 at 9:56 PM

URGENT: Primary Day Fund

James MacklerThere are only three days to do this →     john the Tennessee primary is THIS THURSDAY. After that is the general election in November and there are only 92 days to go. CHIP IN TO OUR PRIMARY DAY FUND RIGHT NOW → CHIP IN $5 NOW >> This is it. While our…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
August 1, 2020 at 3:45 PM

Join End Citizens United & James Mackler for a virtual conversation!

James MacklerHappening this Monday →     john: The nation’s leading political reform organization, End Citizens United, is virtually coming to Tennessee to hold a conversation with their endorsed U.S. Senate candidate James Mackler! We hope you’ll join us for this discussion about…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 31, 2020 at 11:56 PM

The Final Countdown:

James MacklerOnly a few hours left to go!     john -- the end-of-month deadline is only a few hours away, and I’ve been blown away about all of the generous small-dollar contributions we’ve received as we push toward our fundraising goal. While the contributions are not as big as…
Dave Hoffman · [email protected]
July 31, 2020 at 4:37 PM

What you do matters

James MacklerAnd every dollar makes a difference     The last end-of-month deadline before the primary is midnight tonight and we’re so close to reaching our fundraising goal. James isn’t taking any corporate PAC money, so everything the campaign can do between now and November d…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
July 31, 2020 at 12:05 AM

Where our campaign stands:

James MacklerWe have important updates for top supporters like you     john: Extremists like Marsha Blackburn, Ted Cruz, and Tom Cotton all weighed into the Senate race because they know it’s essential to keeping control of the Senate come November. Our opponent held a tele-town…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 30, 2020 at 8:56 PM

A new kind of leadership

James MacklerThe kind Tennesseans can count on.     ONE DAY UNTIL THE DEADLINE:Chip in now → If you've saved your payment information with ActBlue Express, your donation will go through immediately: Donate $5 Donate $25 Donate $50 Donate Other Amount I…
Dave Hoffman · [email protected]
July 29, 2020 at 8:01 PM

Donald Trump. Marsha Blackburn. Tom Cotton.

James Macklerjohn, this month has been a little crazy.     john -- this month has been a roller coaster: We reached our goal ahead of Tennessee’s pre-primary FEC filing deadline. We launched our first TV ads. Marsha Blackburn and Tom Cotton endorsed our opponents. Donald Trump…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
July 28, 2020 at 6:55 PM

A huge moment for our campaign:

James MacklerBig deadline this week. Primary next week.     Our last end-of-month deadline before the Tennessee primary is this Friday. And we are full steam ahead john, there are less than 100 days to go until Election Day. This is a huge moment for our campaign. We need to hea…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
July 27, 2020 at 9:35 PM

POLL: Do you think it's safe for schools to reopen?

James MacklerThis is an issue that affects all of us.     john, teachers are scared. Tennessee lawmakers have left schools to determine how to reopen this fall, making reopening plans inconsistent and creating more questions than answers. Our Legislature is doing little to instill …
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 25, 2020 at 2:27 PM

I need your help

James Macklerto keep our ad on the air.     john -- I’m not going to mince words. Washington extremists were all over Tennessee yesterday trying to get their handpicked candidate installed in the Senate. They know that my opponent will be a rubber stamp for more of the same. That’…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
July 24, 2020 at 10:18 PM

Extremist Takeover!

James MacklerWe need to act fast.     WASHINGTON EXTREMISTS ARE MEDDLING IN OUR U.S. SENATE RACE!!Help raise $10,000 to fight their extremist agendas! FIGHT BACK: CHIP IN $5 NOW >> john: Washington extremists are traversing our state holding unmasked in-person events…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
July 23, 2020 at 11:21 PM

Special Interest Smackdown

James MacklerTennessee Edition     john: "Washington insiders are picking their fighters" Past and present presidential hopefuls are now descending on Tennessee to influence the outcome of our election for our open U.S. Senate seat. Extremists like Rand Paul, Tom Cotton, and Ted …
Team Mackler · [email protected]
July 22, 2020 at 11:27 PM

Not another one

James MacklerMarsha's carbon copy     CHIP IN $5 TO FIGHT BACK RIGHT NOW >> john: Marsha Blackburn wants Bill Hagerty in the U.S. Senate to help her rubber stamp an extremist agenda that’s hurting Tennesseans. john, it’s exhausting to hear the things she says on…
Mackler Polling Dept · [email protected]
July 22, 2020 at 2:17 PM


James MacklerTennessee is in play!     Poll: Majority of Tennesseans more likely to vote for candidate supporting background checks - Tennessee Lookout (7/20/20)   john: A new poll shows that Tennesseans overwhelmingly support stronger background checks and are more likely to su…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 21, 2020 at 5:49 PM


James MacklerWithout you, this wouldn't be possible →     john -- I cannot thank you enough! Our pre-primary FEC report closed last Friday, and this grassroots team stepped up in a real way. Between July 1 - July 17, we raised more than $100,000 and closed the reporting period wi…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 17, 2020 at 11:52 PM

Before they hang up

James MacklerWe need your help:     john - Tonight is a huge night for our campaign. Our pre-primary filing deadline is at midnight and our opponent Bill Hagerty needed to call in President Trump to help make a last minute pitch for his campaign. Hagerty went even further than th…
Dave Hoffman · [email protected]
July 17, 2020 at 8:27 PM

Trump and Hagerty are about to go LIVE

James MacklerSo we need to act fast.     john -- our opponent Bill Hagerty is about to go live on a tele-town hall with President Trump. "IF YOU CAN, CHIP IN $5 BEFORE 7:30 P.M. TONIGHT → CHIP IN $5 NOW >> Hagerty -- the guy who kicked off Fourth of July by phot…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
July 17, 2020 at 5:23 PM

Trump's tele-town hall with Hagerty

James MacklerTONIGHT:     john: Donald Trump is appearing on a campaign call with our opponent Bill Hagerty TODAY. WE NEED TO RAISE $10,000 BEFORE 7:30PM! IF YOU CAN, CHIP IN $5 BEFORE THE TRUMP - HAGERTY TELE-TOWN HALL TONIGHT → Hagerty called Trump “AMERICA’S GREATEST PRES…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 16, 2020 at 1:58 PM

All of America

James MacklerOur new ad is on the air!     john -- I’m excited to report we’ll be airing our first television ads across Tennessee, starting today! Chip in now and help keep it on the air → I never thought I’d run for public office. I never wanted to see my face on TV. But I…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
July 15, 2020 at 7:49 PM

Which will it be?

James MacklerHagerty vs. James:     FEC DEADLINE:Chip in to help raise 2,500 contributions → CHIP IN NOW → john, with the FEC deadline only two days away, this is an important time to remember what this fight is all about. In November, you will determine who we will send…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 14, 2020 at 10:55 PM

Hagerty's unconstitutional support

James Macklerof an illegal abortion ban     “'Historic moment': Gov. Lee signs hotly debated heartbeat bill” - WBIR Channel 10 Chip in to fight back → john, Governor Lee signed one of the most restrictive abortion bans in the entire country into law, outlawing abortion after six…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 13, 2020 at 5:48 PM

A crisis (of leadership)

James MacklerHow we fix it:     john, we have an FEC deadline coming up at the end of the week, and as we get closer to Election Day, this is a huge benchmark for our campaign. 2,500 CONTRIBUTIONS NEEDED: If you can, chip in now → If you've saved your payment information with A…
Dave Hoffman · [email protected]
July 12, 2020 at 2:06 PM

re: FEC deadline

James MacklerYes, another one     We have a big FEC deadline coming up NEXT WEEK. john -- it feels like we just had a big FEC deadline. That’s because we did. We just finished the FEC end-of-quarter deadline at the end of June, and now we’ve got another one just for Tennessee wi…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 8, 2020 at 9:16 PM

63% of Tennesseans

James MacklerWant to expand Medicaid     john -- Tennessee is one of just 13 states that still haven’t expanded Medicaid even though 63% of Tennesseans support doing so. And with this administration’s judicial assault on pre-existing conditions, access to health care for so many ac…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 6, 2020 at 8:43 PM

re: Mt. Rushmore:

James MacklerBill Hagerty's tweet took it to the next level.     john, our opponent Bill Hagerty suggested elevating Donald Trump’s likeness to join George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln on Mount Rushmore. CHIP IN TO FIGHT BACK → A recor…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 4, 2020 at 1:53 AM

Did you see the president's tweet?

James Mackler     john -- with the help of this grassroots team, our campaign ended the quarter strong. But we can’t stop now, john, because Donald Trump just told his 83 million followers to donate to my opponent’s campaign. Bill Hagerty’s campaign account is already fill…
James Mackler · [email protected]
July 1, 2020 at 12:43 AM

A personal request:

James MacklerI can't do this without you.     The biggest FEC deadline of our campaign is at midnight, and john, we only need 73 more contributions to reach our goal! Your grassroots support makes a real difference for our campaign and our fight for Tennessee. I’m reaching out on…
Dave Hoffman · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 10:47 PM

re: Bounties

James MacklerHagerty's silence is disqualifying.     john: Our opponent Bill Hagerty said he’s never seen the president “do anything that I think jeopardizes America’s position in the world.” But new reports say Hagerty’s biggest ally knew Russia was offering Taliban-linked milit…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 1:30 PM

Do you know what tonight is?

James MacklerOur biggest deadline yet →     john -- the FEC deadline is TONIGHT. There are less than 24 hours left to reach our goal, and we still need to bring in 429 small-dollar contributions before the end of the night. If you can, rush in a contribution now → If you've save…
Dave Hoffman · [email protected]
June 29, 2020 at 10:04 PM

24 hrs

James Macklerto go     john -- there are just over 24 hours left before the biggest FEC end-of-quarter deadline of our campaign yet. At the last end-of-quarter deadline, our opponent Bill Hagerty had already pulled in $200,000 from corporate PACs, and was finalizing the paperwork…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
June 29, 2020 at 4:30 PM

What $1 does:

James MacklerIt makes a big difference.     BEFORE THE FEC DEADLINE:If you can, chip in today → The biggest FEC deadline of our campaign yet is tomorrow, and john, we can’t afford to miss our goal. Here’s why: Every dollar we raise goes toward building our grassroots organizati…
James Mackler · [email protected]
June 28, 2020 at 4:29 PM

Just got off the phone with Dave

James MacklerThis is what he told me:     john -- I just got off the phone with Dave and he told me we’ve seen a boost in contributions but we’re still not where we need to be to reach our FEC goal before the deadline in two days. Our campaign is 100% fueled by grassroots support…
James Mackler · [email protected]
June 27, 2020 at 5:16 PM

James vs. Hagerty

James MacklerThey couldn't be more different, john.     BEFORE THE FEC DEADLINE:If you can, chip in today → john -- James and his opponent Bill Hagerty couldn’t be more different. Hagerty is running to serve the wealthy and well-connected. That’s why he’s already raked in more t…
James Mackler · [email protected]
June 26, 2020 at 5:34 PM

What happened last night:

James MacklerHagerty and his White House allies want to rip health care away from more than a million Tennesseans.     john, our opponent Bill Hagerty’s allies in this Administration asked the Supreme Court to strike down the Affordable Care Act in its entirety -- during a pandemi…
James Mackler · [email protected]
June 25, 2020 at 10:56 PM

Stop hate in our state →

James MacklerI'm running to represent all Tennesseans     Bill Hagerty signaled his support of the “antigovernment militia movement” recently posing for a photo with a supporter wearing a Three Percenters t-shirt. That group has been called “one of the three core components wit…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
June 24, 2020 at 5:07 PM

1 more day left

James Macklerand 2,154 contributions to go!     ONE-DAY DEADLINE:Stop another extremist from making it to the Senate → CHIP IN $5 NOW >> john -- Kellyanne “Alternative Facts” Conway is joining our opponent Bill Hagerty for an event TOMORROW! We only need to raise …
Team Mackler · [email protected]
June 23, 2020 at 9:32 PM

re: Kellyanne Conway

James MacklerWe have only 2 DAYS to do this →     TWO-DAY DEADLINE:Stop another extremist from making it to the Senate → CHIP IN $5 NOW >> john: “Alternative Facts” extremist Kellyanne Conway is headlining a campaign event with our opponent Bill Hagerty on Thursday t…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
June 20, 2020 at 2:16 PM

dangerous & wrong:

James MacklerTN just passed an extreme abortion ban.     john: Anti-choice politicians will stop at nothing to take away a woman’s right to make her own health care decisions. Not even a global health pandemic will get in their way. The gerrymandered supermajority in our state le…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
June 18, 2020 at 4:13 PM

Tom Cotton's attacks on science

James Macklerhave no place in the Senate     john: FIRST: Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton called for the government to militarize civilian streets to silence legal and peaceful protests against systemic racism in our country. Our opponent Bill Hagerty said the same thing! THEN: Cott…
James Mackler · [email protected]
June 17, 2020 at 4:01 PM


James MacklerWe made a HUGE step, but the fight isn't over     June is Pride Month, and earlier this week we won a huge victory in the fight for equal rights: The Supreme Court ruled that LGBTQ+ Americans cannot be fired on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. It’s a…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
June 15, 2020 at 4:52 PM

re: Tom Cotton

James MacklerWe can't afford another extremist in the Senate.     TODAY:Stop another extremist from making it to the Senate → CHIP IN $5 DOLLARS TODAY >> Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton, who called for militarizing our streets, just endorsed our opponent Bill Hagerty. …
James Mackler · [email protected]
June 12, 2020 at 6:32 PM

A threat to our health and our democracy →

James MacklerWe must act     Today, more Tennesseans have COVID-19 than ever before. Hospitalizations are on the rise. And while social distancing helped flatten the curve, it’s clear the pandemic is still with us and will continue to be in the months ahead. Knowing this, we must ac…
Hannah & Sylvie Mackler · [email protected]
June 10, 2020 at 7:05 PM

Our dad's birthday!

James MacklerHelp us make it special.     Hi, john! Our dad’s birthday was yesterday, and we wanted to surprise him so we painted him a card! But we thought it’d be extra special if you signed it, john, and wished him a happy birthday -- just a day late! Will you help us make our …
Team Mackler · [email protected]
June 8, 2020 at 10:54 PM

FLASH POLL: Should Nashville host the RNC?

James MacklerMarsha Blackburn and Bill Hagerty think so.     john: Two state lawmakers -- who don’t even live in or represent Nashville -- are pushing for Nashville to host the Republican National Convention despite the fact that COVID-19 is still devastating our capital and our en…
Team Mackler · [email protected]
June 4, 2020 at 9:56 PM

Massive GOP ad buy

James Mackleron TV →     john: Our opponents have spent a combined $2.6 MILLION on TV ads -- bought and paid for by their personal wealth, dark money from special-interest groups, and sweetheart loans they got using their insider connections. James isn’t bankrolling his campaig…
James Mackler · [email protected]
June 3, 2020 at 10:31 PM

What we're fighting for:

James MacklerChange     john -- Thank you. This team came together last month and we blew away our May fundraising goal, and I’m grateful for all you do. Being in this fight together is the only way we’re going to flip this open Senate seat, change the majority, and address what…