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10 /23/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – This Saturday, Oct. 24, is the last weekend day for Tennesseans planning to vote early in the Nov. 3 State and Federal General election. The last day of early voting is Thursday, Oct.

10 /22/ 20
Elections Executive

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – More than 19,000 Tennesseans have applied to serve their communities as poll officials since the Secretary of State’s office launched its Be a Patriot. Be a Poll Official. statewide recruitment campaign.

10 /21/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Through the sixth day of early voting in Tennessee, 1,085,384 voters have cast their ballot for the Nov. 3 presidential election.

10 /19/ 20
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

10 /16/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – As of the close of polls on Oct. 15, the second day of early voting in Tennessee, 453,858 voters had cast their ballot for the Nov. 3 State and Federal General election.

10 /15/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Through Wednesday, Oct. 14, a record-breaking 273,325 people cast their ballot by voting early or absentee by-mail. This is a 91% increase from the first day of early voting in 2016 and a 120% increase over 2012.

10 /14/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Early voting for the Nov. 3 State and Federal Primary and County General election starts tomorrow, Wednesday, Oct. 14. Early voting runs Monday to Saturday until Thursday, Oct. 29.

10 /12/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

10 /12/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

10 /07/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee’s generous early voting period for the upcoming State and Federal General Election begins Wednesday, Oct. 14, and runs Monday to Saturday until Thursday, Oct. 29.

10 /05/ 20
Elections Executive

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennesseans must register to vote by 11:59 tonight, Oct. 5, to be able to cast a ballot in the Nov. 3 State and Federal General Election.

10 /02/ 20
Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

09 /28/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennesseans who want to vote in the Nov. 3 State and Federal General Election only have one week until the voter registration deadline on Monday, Oct. 5.

09 /23/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

Tennessee voters who request an absentee by-mail ballot for the Nov. 3 election can track the status of their ballot on the Secretary of State’s website using the Absentee By-Mail Ballot Status Tracker tool. 

09 /21/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

The Secretary of State released a new video series featuring members of the Division of Elections answering some of the most frequently asked questions about the 2020 election.

09 /17/ 20
Civic Engagement Elections Executive Secretary of State

The Tennessee Secretary of State’s office is launching a new essay contest for students age 16 and older who serve as poll officials for the Nov. 3 election.

09 /15/ 20
Secretary of State TSLA

Tennessee’s State Capitol is the subject of a new book called Tennessee State Capitol: A Tennessee Treasure, published by the Office of Secretary of State Tre Hargett and created by the Tennessee State Library and Archives.

09 /14/ 20
Elections Executive

The Secretary of State’s Honor Vote Program allows Tennesseans to dedicate their vote in the upcoming election to a veteran or active duty member of the U.S. military.

09 /10/ 20
Civic Engagement Executive

The Secretary of State’s 2020 Student Mock Election gives Tennessee students a chance to make their voice heard in the upcoming election while learning about the electoral process.

09 /01/ 20
Elections Executive

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Today on National Poll Worker Recruitment Day, Secretary of State Tre Hargett encourages Tennesseans to serve as poll officials for the Nov. 3 State and Federal General Election.

08 /21/ 20
Elections Secretary of State

The department’s successful statewide campaign to recruit poll officials will continue for the November election.

08 /19/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Secretary of State Tre Hargett is encouraging voters to prepare now to vote in the presidential election on Nov. 3.

08 /14/ 20
Secretary of State

This week, the office of the Secretary of State is partnering with the Department of Health to distribute free car hangtags to help prevent heat-related child deaths in cars while making it easier to register to vote.

08 /06/ 20
Executive Secretary of State

Secretary Hargett encourages voters to call the Division of Elections toll-free Election Day hotline at 1-877-850-4959 to report possible voter fraud, misinformation or get answers to Election Day questions.

08 /05/ 20
Secretary of State

Secretary of State Tre Hargett is providing free car hangtags to help prevent heat-related child deaths in cars while simultaneously making it even easier to register to vote.

08 /04/ 20
Executive

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennesseans will head to the polls across the state on Thursday, Aug. 6, to vote in the State and Federal Primary and County General election.

07 /30/ 20
Elections Executive

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Time is running out for Tennesseans planning to vote early in the State and Federal Primary and County General election. Early voting ends Saturday, Aug. 1.

07 /16/ 20
Elections Executive

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Early voting for the State and Federal Primary and County General election begins Friday, July 17, running Monday to Saturday until Saturday, Aug. 1. Election Day is Thursday, Aug. 6.

07 /10/ 20
Elections Executive

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Early voting for the Tennessee State and Federal Primary and County General Election begins Friday, July 17, and runs Monday to Saturday until Saturday, August 1. Election Day is Thursday, August 6.

07 /06/ 20
Elections Executive

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennesseans who want to vote in the Tennessee State and Federal Primary and County General Election on August 6 must register to vote by Tuesday, July 7, 2020.

06 /22/ 20
Executive TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Seven Tennessee students took top honors at the 2020 National History Day competition, winning three medals and two special awards.

06 /22/ 20
Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. –The Tennessean honored the Tennessee Secretary of State as one of the Top Workplaces for the second year in a row.

06 /11/ 20
Business Services

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Secretary Hargett Urges Businesses to be Vigilant When Responding to Mail Appearing to be From a Government Official.

06 /02/ 20
Elections Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Secretary of State Tre Hargett announces a new statewide campaign to recruit poll officials for the August 6 State and Federal Primary and County General Election.

04 /17/ 20
Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Sixty-nine students will represent Tennessee in the 2019-2020 National History Day competition.

04 /15/ 20
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

04 /07/ 20
Communications Executive Secretary of State TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

03 /12/ 20
Communications Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee businesses and charitable organizations can save time and a trip by filing paperwork with the Secretary of State’s Business Services and Charitable Solicitations and Gaming divisions online.

03 /11/ 20
Executive Secretary of State TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee State Library and Archives is providing Tennesseans with documents needed to obtain a REAL ID.

03 /05/ 20
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

03 /02/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

02 /25/ 20
Business Services Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

02 /24/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennesseans will head to the polls across the state on Super Tuesday, March 3, to vote in the Presidential Preference Primary election.

02 /21/ 20
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The last weekend day for Tennesseans planning to vote early in the March 3 Presidential Preference Primary election is Saturday, Feb. 20.

02 /14/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

MARTIN, Tenn.

02 /11/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. –Early voting for the Presidential Preference Primary begins Wednesday, Feb. 12, running Monday to Saturday until Tuesday, Feb. 25. Election Day is Tuesday, March 3.

01 /31/ 20
Elections Executive

Tennesseans who want to vote in the Super Tuesday, Presidential Preference Primary, must register to vote by Monday, Feb. 3, 2020.

01 /27/ 20
Communications Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

01 /24/ 20
Elections TSLA

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett, along with Rep. Andrew Farmer and Rep.

01 /13/ 20
Division of Publications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

12 /03/ 19
Elections Executive

Today Secretary of State Tre Hargett certified the names of three Republican and 16 Democrat presidential candidates for the March 3 Super Tuesday presidential preference primary.

11 /15/ 19
Business Services Executive

11 /01/ 19
Executive TSLA

Thanksgiving is a time to reconnect with family members and share stories.

10 /30/ 19
Elections

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett announced today that Middle Tennessee State University, Northeast State Community College, and Carson-Newman University are the winners of this year’s Tennessee College Voter Registration Competit

10 /09/ 19
Executive Secretary of State

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett is pleased to announce the Safe at Home Address Confidentiality Program now has partners in nearly 60 counties in the state.

10 /04/ 19
Elections Executive Secretary of State

Secretary of State Tre Hargett is pleased to announce Tennessee’s online voter registration hit more than half a million transactions since it launched in September 2017.

09 /24/ 19
Elections Executive

Secretary of State Tre Hargett encourages all Tennesseans to participate in National Voter Registration Day by registering to vote, checking their voter registration status or showing someone else how to register online.

08 /26/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee State Library and Archives will host local author Bill Carey as part of a “workshop series” on Saturday, September 14th.

08 /19/ 19
Communications Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Official Committee of the State of Tennessee Woman Suffrage Centennial kicked off a yearlong celebration to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Women's Suffrage movement in Tennessee at an event on Monday.

07 /26/ 19
Elections

Yesterday’s report from the Senate Intelligence Committee on election interference is a reminder of the threats we face. We have and will continue to remain vigilant so Tennesseans can cast their votes with confidence.

07 /01/ 19
TSLA

Tennesseans take great pride in their magnificent State Capitol building. Architecturally, it is one of America’s premier statehouses and still the working home of state government.

07 /01/ 19
TSLA

As our nation prepares to celebrate Independence Day, the Tennessee State Library & Archives has launched Patriot Paths, a new project that uses Revolutionary War pension records to map the paths that these soldiers took before and a

06 /24/ 19
Executive TSLA

Thirteen Tennessee students took top honors at the 2019 National History Day competition, winning two medals and a special award.

06 /06/ 19
Elections Executive

Four county administrators of elections are being recognized for passing the state certification exam.

05 /30/ 19
Executive TSLA

Tennessee turns 223 Saturday, June 1.

05 /17/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee celebrates its 223 birthday Saturday, June 1! The Tennessee State Library and Archives will put all three of the state’s original constitutions on display to the public in commemoration of Statehood Day.

05 /09/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - New business filings increased 9 percent in the first quarter of 2019 compared to the previous year, according to a new report released Thursday by Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett.

04 /18/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Civil War has touched the life of almost every U.S. citizen but connecting families with complete records can present challenges.

04 /17/ 19
Executive TSLA

After competing against approximately 8,300 students from across the state, 68 winners will represent Tennessee in the final stage of competition at National History Day (NHD) this summer.

04 /04/ 19
Executive TSLA

After months of intensive research and successes at local and regional-level competitions, more than 300 students from across Tennessee will compete at the annual Tennessee History Day (THD) competition on April 13 in downtown Nashville.

03 /18/ 19
Elections Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett today appointed the state’s two representatives to the U.S.

03 /12/ 19
Division of Publications Executive Secretary of State

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett today announced the 2019-2020 edition of the Tennessee Blue Book will be dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote.

03 /05/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee State Library and Archives later this month will host a workshop on the newly-redesigned Tennessee Virtual Archive (TeVA).

02 /28/ 19
Executive Secretary of State

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett today was joined by members of the General Assembly, advocates for domestic violence victims and other stakeholders to announce the introduction of the Tennessee Safe at Home Address Confidentiali

01 /31/ 19
Executive Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - New business filings increased more than 10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 compared to the previous year, according to a new report released Thursday by Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett.

01 /24/ 19
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Regional eBook and Audiobook Download System (TN R.E.A.D.S.) database has been recognized as one of the most used library services in the world. In 2018, TN R.E.A.D.S.

01 /08/ 19
Executive TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee State Library and Archives announced its newest exhibit, Governors of Tennessee, in conjunction with the 2019 Gubernatorial Inauguration.

12 /19/ 18
Civic Engagement Executive

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett on Wednesday recognized elementary, middle and high school students from across the state for writing outstanding essays on leadership and civic engagement.

12 /18/ 18
Executive Secretary of State

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett on Monday presented First Lady Crissy Haslam with the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS) Medallion Award for her work to support the Tennessee State Library and Archives and progr

11 /26/ 18
Elections TSLA

Over a five-year period, World War I ravaged Europe, the Middle East and parts of North Africa, overturning governments and costing millions of lives.

11 /05/ 18
Executive Secretary of State

Tennesseans will head to the polls across the state Tuesday to vote in the Nov. 6 general election.

11 /01/ 18
Elections Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn.

10 /29/ 18
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Thanksgiving is a time when many of us reconnect with family members and share stories. At the Tennessee State Library and Archives, families can also explore stories of their relatives who lived generations ago.

10 /04/ 18
Elections Secretary of State

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett is warning voters to be aware of misleading information regarding voter registration as the deadline to register for the November election approaches on Tuesday, October 9. 

10 /01/ 18
TSLA

The Tennessee State Library and Archives is pleased to announce that starting today, Tennesseans will have free online access to the full run of The Tennessean (1812 to today) through the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL). 

09 /06/ 18
TSLA

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – As we approach another election cycle, it is a great time to learn about the election-related records that are held at the Tennessee State Library and Archives.

09 /04/ 18
Civic Engagement

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Secretary of State's office is kicking off its third annual student essay contest. The project is part of a larger civics engagement initiative to encourage students to be actively engaged citizens.

08 /27/ 18
Business Services

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee’s economy continues to show significant growth in 2018, according to a report released Monday by the Secretary of State’s office. 

08 /20/ 18
Civic Engagement Executive

The Secretary of State’s office is pleased to announce Tennessee’s 2018 Student Mock Election.

08 /14/ 18
Business Services

The Secretary of State’s office is proud to offer a new space to better help customers visiting the William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower in downtown Nashville.

08 /01/ 18
Elections Executive

Tennesseans will head to the polls across the state Thursday to vote in the Aug. 2 primary.

07 /27/ 18
Executive TSLA

History has inspired a number of popular interpretations. In August, the Tennessee State Library and Archives will host a unique event as part of its ongoing workshop series.

07 /19/ 18
Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Executive
07 /13/ 18
Elections Executive

Early voting for the Aug. 2 primary begins today.