Black represents Tennessee’s 6th District. She was elected with 67 percent of the vote and succeeded long term Democrat Bart Gordon. Black serves on the powerful Ways and Means Committee and also serves on the House Budget Committee, taking part in the annual House budgeting process.
In addition, prominent officials from throughout the county are scheduled to attend including District 17 State Sen. Mae Beavers and District 46 State Rep. Mark Pody. The evening will also include dinner and socializing.
Tickets are $25 per person. They can be purchased by contacting Clark Boyd at 444-8111, Brian Abston at 364-5147 and Kevin Foushee at 444-5732. For additional information and tickets, go to the Wilson County Republican Party web site at www.wilsongop.org.