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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Sep 27, 2018
A coalition of advocacy groups has launched an effort to defeat State House Rep. David Byrd, R-Waynesboro, who was accused of inappropriate sexual conduct with three teenage girls while he was their high school basketball coach, The Nashville Post reports. Enough is Enough Tennessee, a new PAC that names Rep. Sherry Jones, D-Nashville, as treasurer, Indivisible and one of Byrd’s accusers held a press conference today to announce the effort. In March, then-House Speaker Beth Harwell and Lt. Gov. Randy McNally asked Byrd to resign, but he refused to do so.