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Tenn. GOP ready to roll out the unwelcome mat for visiting Obama

Tom Humphrey, Knoxville News Sentinel • Jul 30, 2013 at 5:51 PM

NASHVILLE — In what is billed as “a different kind of welcome” for President Barack Obama’s

visit to Chattanooga, the Tennessee Republican Party is airing a

television ad declaring that Tennessee is a success “not because of your

liberal policies, but in spite of them.”A White House statement

says the president will tour the Amazon Fulfillment Center in

Chattanooga today and “discuss proposals he has laid out to jump-start

private sector job growth and make America more competitive, and will

also talk about new ideas to create American jobs.”The trip comes

after Amazon announced it is adding jobs at the Chattanooga facility

and converting some part-time jobs to full-time positions.Read more at the Knoxville News Sentinel.

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