Tanner’s Retirement Opens Up Race In Swing Southern Seat | Talking Points Memo

The retirement of Rep. John Tanner (D-TN) appears at first glance to give the Republicans a decent pickup opportunity in 2010, in a district that voted heavily for John McCain in 2008 — but the Dems could have a shot at keeping the seat, too.

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