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Tennessee Federation for Children Endorses Rep Mike Carter

The Tennessee Federation for Children have endorsed Representative Mike Carter calling him “Hamilton County’s conservative voice at the capital!” On Thursday, The Tennessee Federation for Children sent out a mail piece into District 29 urging voters to vote Representative Mike Carter on August 4th. When learning of the mail piece, Representative Carter said, “My support […]



Rep. Mike Carter Endorsed By National Federation Of Independent Business

The National Federation of Independent Business, endorsed 28 legislative candidates on Thursday for the Aug. 4 Primary in Tennessee. Representative Mike Carter was among these legislators earning the endorsement of NFIB for his stance and positions on small business issues. After receiving the endorsement, Rep. Carter said, “Small businesses are the cornerstone of our community. […]



Keep Mike Carter’s Genius

Mike Carter, who has just been chosen as the “Best Overall” member of the Tennessee Legislature by a group known as the Tennessee Forum and “Legislator of the Year” by Citizens for Home Rule, is truly both. A lawyer and then a Sessions Court judge for 8 ½ years, he is overwhelmingly favored to win […]



Rep. Mike Carter faces first challenger third time around

Rep. Mike Carter, R-Ooltewah, will face his first-ever opponent during his third election bid for the Tennessee House District 29 seat. Carter and Ethan White will compete in the Republican primary. The winner takes all, since no Democrat candidate is running in the district, which represents much of eastern Hamilton County. White, 27, a Collegedale […]



Former Young Republican Leadership Backs Rep. Mike Carter

Representative Mike Carter and the conservative leadership we have in Nashville have provided young Tennesseans like us with opportunities to succeed on every front. We have chosen to start our families, buy our first homes, and build our businesses right here in Hamilton County. These pursuits are much too important to risk sending the wrong […]



Rep. Mike Carter: A Man Of His Word

When Mike Carter first ran for the House, he promised he would work to do away with forced annexation of “we the people’s” property. In many areas of Tennessee, city councils (or similar governing bodies) were annexing individuals’ properties without the people having any input into that decision. The way this worked was that a […]



Rep. Mike Carter has continued to lead the way in working to get broadband to the areas that the Big Three don’t want to service

Broadband is not a popular subject in Nashville, but Rep. Mike Carter has continued to lead the way in working to get broadband to the areas that the Big Three don’t want to service. He sponsored HB2408 and co-sponsored several other bills that did not sit well with the telecom giants and with the lobbyists. […]



Rep. Carter Is A Champion For Statewide Broadband Expansion

It has come to my attention, that there has been a few allegations made regarding Rep. Mike Carter’s efforts toward passage of Broadband Legislation during the 109th Tennessee General Assembly. I can speak first hand that no one championed the issue more than Rep. Carter. As Chairman of the Business and Utilities Sub-Committee, I can […]



NRA endorses Representative Mike Carter

On Thursday, the National Rifle Association, (NRA) released their endorsements of primary candidates and gave an A rating to District 29 Tennessee State Representative Mike Carter along with the organization’s endorsement. Widely recognized today as a major political force and as America’s foremost defender of Second Amendment rights, the NRA has, since its inception in […]



Farmers of District 29 Endorse Rep. Mike Carter

As farmers of District 29, we support Mike Carter to be our state representative.     He has walked my farm and talked to me and my wife extensively about the plight of todays family farm. He understands the right of the families to know where their food is produced and under what conditions. Our […]



Mike Carter Has A Record Of Caring For His Fellow Citizens

I first met Mike Carter a couple of decades ago when I went to court as a prosecuting witness in criminal charges I had brought against a woman from an adjacent county. It was then Judge Carter’s first case on the bench, and the defendant was not present. Judge Carter advised me that her attorney […]



Assessor Of Property Bill Bennett Endorses Mike Carter

Assessor of Property Bill Bennett on Wednesday released a statement endorsing Rep. Mike Carter for reelection. “Today I’m proud to endorse State Rep. Mike Carter in his reelection bid in District 29,” said Mr. Bennett. “I’ve known Mike for many years, from his time as county attorney for the Hamilton County Sheriff’s department, through his […]



Greater Chattanooga Association Of Realtors Endorses Rep. Mike Carter

The Greater Chattanooga Association of Realtors on Tuesday endorsed State Rep. Mike Carter in his re-election bid for the District 29 State House seat. Rep. Carter said, “I am humbled and honored to receive the endorsement of the Greater Chattanooga Association of Realtors. Realtors know how important the issue of property rights is to the […]



Tennessee Forum Names Rep. Mike Carter Best Overall

The Tennessee Forum released its yearly publication “Best and Worst Legislatures of 2016” on Tuesday, where the organization awarded Rep. Mike Carter best overall in 2016. The forum citing, “In its 15+ year life, the Tennessee Forum has found few bureaucracies more hostile to the beliefs of the state’s citizens than the Tennessee Municipal League. […]



Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger Endorses Rep. Mike Carter For District 29

Mayor Coppinger released the following statement in support of Rep. Mike Carter for District 29. “As we approach the election for state representative for District 29, the choice is clear. Our current Rep. Mike Carter has the experience, intellect, and communication skills to continue leading the communities located in District 29. “Rep. Carter has served […]



How Mike Carter Aided The Marines After Terror Attack

Following the cold-blooded murder of four U S Marines and a Navy Sailor by a local cowardly subhuman Islamic Terrorist on 16 July 2015, the citizens of the greater Chattanooga area responded with unparalleled support for the families and comrades of the Fallen Five and for the wounded Marine recruiter and Chattanooga police officer. The […]



Strays For Carter

For those of you who have visited the Carter home you noticed the dog beds begin at the side door and continue throughout the house ending at the foot of the bed. Yes, we are dog lovers; we don’t look for dogs, they seem to find us. Those of you who know my husband might […]



Rep. Mike Carter Honored By Citizens For Home Rule In Tennessee

Rep. Mike Carter was honored by The Citizens for Home Rule in Tennessee as Legislator of the Year. John Avery Emison, the president of the organization, traveled from Alamo, Tn., to Ooltewah to make the presentation. Former state Rep. Bobby Wood said, “Mr. Emison is a very influential and respected voice in Nashville who leads […]



Rep. Mike Carter Names Campaign Team And Announces Kickoff

Rep. Mike Carter announced to the Pachyderm Club of Hamilton County that he will be seeking re-election for the District 29 state representative seat. Citing the work accomplished in the last legislative session, Rep. Carter believes there is still more work to be done on behalf of the voters. The elimination of the Hall Income […]



End of Forced Annexation in Tennessee

The end of Forced Annexation in Tennessee:



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