As you may recall, Taylor Swift took a variety of warmth for not throwing her important affect behind a candidate in the latest presidential election. While the singer may need mistakenly believed she ought to sit the election out in 2016, she, like everybody else, has realized the time to remain apolitical has previous. So congrats, Democratic candidates of Tennessee! You’ll positively have TSwift’s vote this November, because the singer explains in a brand new Instagram publish stumping for Phil Bredesen for Senate and Jim Cooper for the House of Representatives.
Even greater than being pro-Bredesen and Cooper, nevertheless, Taylor Swift is outwardly very anti-Marsha Blackburn, the Republican candidate at the moment working in opposition to Bredesen for the seat belonging to outgoing Republican Senator Bob Corker.
“As a lot as I've previously and wish to proceed voting for ladies in workplace, I can not help Marsha Blackburn. Her voting document in Congress appalls and terrifies me,” writes Swift. “She voted in opposition to equal pay for ladies. She voted in opposition to the Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act, which makes an attempt to guard ladies from home violence, stalking, and date rape. She believes companies have a proper to refuse service to homosexual . She additionally believes they need to not have the proper to marry. These are usually not MY Tennessee values.”
“Please, please educate your self on the candidates working in your state and vote primarily based on who most intently represents your values,” she continues. “For a variety of us, we could by no means discover a candidate or social gathering with whom we agree 100% on each difficulty, however we now have to vote anyway.” Oh, and October 9 is the final day to register in Tennessee. So for those who had been ready till the second Taylor Swift informed you to…then get on it!