MEET DR. MARK GREEN

Dr. Mark Green is a conservative Christian, veteran, father, husband and businessman. As the Tennessee State Senator for District 22, Mark serves as the Vice-Chair of the Senate Commerce and Insurance Committee as well as a member of the Agriculture and Natural Resources, and The State and Local Government committees…

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Sen. Mark Green Calls For An End To Tennessee’s Obamacare Bailout

TENNESSEE, August 29, 2016– Recalling testimony offered both to a U.S. Congressional subcommittee and the Tennessee Senate Committee on Commerce and Labor, Tennessee Senator Mark Green, MD asks that the financial bailout of a failed government program through...
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Dr. Mark Green Wins Republican Nomination In Landslide Victory

CLARKSVILLE — Dr. Mark Green beat challenger Lori Smith by a wide margin Thursday (August 4, 2016) to get the Republican nomination for state Senate District 22. In Montgomery, Stewart and Houston counties Green received more than 80 percent of the vote. With all...
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Sen. Mark Green Honors Deputy Ethan Moss For Heroism

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (CLARKSVILLENOW) – Deputy Ethan Moss was the recipient of a Tennessee Senate Joint Resolution to honor and commend him for his heroism. In February, Moss responded to a 911 call in the 700 block of Merritt Lewis Lane. Upon arrival he found the...
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Sen. Mark Green: TennCare Opt-Out Is Solution For Healthcare In Tennessee

Clarksville, Tenn., July, 2016– What if there was a better way to spend your tax dollars to provide health care insurance for the poor? By every assessment, the existing Medicaid program, while efficient in capping some costs due to its power of scale, is...
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Sen. Mark Green Dedicates Hankook Road

July 12, 2016 — State and local officials gathered Tuesday on Rossview Road near the site of the new Hankook Tire Plant for the unveiling of a sign officially designating a section of SR 237 as Hankook Road. The segment of SR 237 beginning at the entrance/exit...
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Small Business Advocacy Group Endorses Sen. Mark Green

Clarksville, Tenn., July, 2016– Tennessee State Senator Mark Green (R-Clarksville) has earned the endorsement of Tennessee’s top small business advocacy group, the Tennessee National Federation of Independent Business (TNFIB). “I’m truly...
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Sen. Mark Green Scores A+ by NRA, Earns Endorsement

Clarksville, Tenn., July, 2016– Sen. Mark Green (R-Clarksville) was just endorsed by the NRA for his strong, unwavering pro-2nd Amendment voting record. Green, who was scored an A+ by the NRA, has been instrumental in the fight for constitutional carry within...
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Sen. Mark Green Named Tennessee “Tax-Payer Hero”

Clarksville, Tenn., July, 2016– Tennessee State Senator Mark Green (R-Clarksville) has been named a Tennessee Tax-Payer Hero by Americans for Prosperity, a non-profit that advocates for economic liberty. Green recently carried legislation to repeal the...
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Sen. Mark Green Launches TN Blue Lives Matter Initiative

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – Republican lawmakers met at Legislative Plaza Monday to announce a package of proposed bills aimed at keeping law enforcement officers safe. The bills would increase the penalties for offenders convicted of assaults on officers. “The men and...
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Sen. Mark Green Wins Small Business Champion Award From NFIB

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – (Clarksvillenow.com) The Tennessee office of National Federation of Independent Business, the state’s leading small-business association, has presented its coveted Guardian of Small Business Award to state Sen. Mark Green. The Guardian of Small...
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Governor Haslam Signs Sen. Mark Green’s Hall Tax Repeal

NASHVILLE, June 9, 2016–  (CLARKSVILLENOW.COM) – Governor Bill Haslam today held a ceremony in Nashville marking the signing of historic legislation sponsored by Senator Mark Green (R-Clarksville) to phase out Tennessee’s Hall Income Tax. The new law, which will make...
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Sen. Mark Green Hosts Skeet Shoot & BBQ Fundraiser

On Saturday, June 18, 2016, I’ll be hosting a BBQ Dinner & Skeet Shoot Fundraiser at The Green Family Farm off Walter Road. To get there, you’ll take HWY 12 South to Old Clarksville Pike. Make a left on Old Clarksville Pike to Walter Road Turn Right...
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Nashville Business Journal Honors Mark Green As “Health Care Hero”

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Recognized by the Nashville Business Journal at its annual awards dinner, Tennessee Senator Mark Green, MD has been honored as a Health Care Hero for both his business leadership with Align MD, a health care staffing company, and his consistent work...
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Senator Green’s Hall Tax Repeal Will Bolster Tennessee Economy

The below excerpt is from Raul Lopez writing for The Tennessean… Here’s the most significant thing you need to know about the Tennessee legislature’s decision to repeal the Hall Income Tax: More than half of the people who are paying this punitive tax make less...
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USA Today Highlights Sen. Mark Green’s Occupational Licensing Bill

The Article Preview Below Appeared In USA Today… The single best anti-poverty program is a job. So why does government at all levels make it so hard to get one? In my home state of Tennessee, for example, it takes 300 hours of training to be licensed to shampoo...
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Sen. Mark Green: Balanced budget amendment needed to compel fiscal responsibility

Last month the U.S. Congress passed, and the president signed, an omnibus bill to keep the federal government from shutting down. That bill, bloated with spending to appease Democrats and tax cuts to appease Republicans, will add $1.8 trillion to the U.S. debt, taking...
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Sen. Mark Green On Planned Parenthood Videos

The recent videos of Planned Parenthood cause nearly everyone to cringe.  The words and images make the hardest among us repulsed.  It’s very easy to understand emotionally.  Yet, the science supports our anger as rational and not just emotional. The abortion debate...
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Sen. Mark Green On Raising Tennessee’s Gas Tax

August 2015— There is an impending problem with road funding that’s compounded by the failure of the President and Congress to address the federal funding mechanism.  As innovation has driven more fuel efficiency, the dollars collected per mile driven in...
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Senator Mark Green takes CEO, chairman roles at Align MD

Sen. Mark Green is taking a new roles leading Align MD — the hospital and emergency room staffing company he founded — which recently merged with a competitor. Green, also an emergency physician, will become CEO and chairman of the board of Clarksville-based Align MD....
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FORBES: On Sen. Mark Green’s Hall Income Tax Repeal

As the march toward November seems ever-slower (and ever more bogged down with showmanship and unnecessary distractions), we turn toward the states forreal examples of meaningful change and troubling stagnation. Pro-growth states serve as living laboratories for...
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DR. MARK GREEN

PROVEN LEADERSHIP, PROVEN RESULTS!

It’s time for the politicians and special interests to step aside. I believe that a little common sense will take us a long way and that Tennesseans know what is best for their families. My plan is simple…

 

Dr. Mark Green

Tennessee State Senator

CREATING JOBS FOR TENNESSEE

While Tennessee leads in job creation, there are still too many Tennesseans unemployed or under employed. We have to do more for the people of our state who want to work and use their skills to achieve their American Dream… -Sen. Mark Green, MD
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EDUCATION FOR TENNESSEE'S FUTURE

Only a parent knows the best environment for a child’s learning. Curriculum should define the test; the test should not define the curriculum. And Tennessee parents and teachers should determine standards, testing, and curriculum for Tennessee Students, not the federal government… -Sen. Mark Green, MD

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ACCOUNTABILITY IN TENNESSEE GOVERNMENT

Teachers, doctors, hospitals, manufacturing plants and schools each use scorecards to measure success and define areas needing improvement. A government scorecard will ensure the services of government meet the needs of the people… -Sen. Mark Green, MD
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FIXING HEALTHCARE FOR TENNESSEANS

Too many patients can’t see a doctor. Even if they have insurance, there aren’t enough doctors to see them. Let’s join together to improve the health care system — for all Tennesseans… -Sen. Mark Green, MD
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PROTECTING TENNESSEAN'S CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS

The constitutional rights of Tennesseans are under a constant state of attack. Whether it’s the EPA trampling on the rights of property owners and small farmers, or the federal government’s constant attack on Tennessee’s 10th Amendment rights, we face a daily assault that must be met with steadfast determination… -Sen. Mark Green, MD

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KEEPING TENNESSEE SAFE

As an Army special operations flight surgeon assigned to the 160th Special Ops Aviation Regiment, I’ve seen first hand what dangers Tennesseans now live in fear over. The Chattanooga Terror Attack proved that leadership must do more to protect our families. Rather than sit on the sidelines, I’ve taken this issue head on… -Sen. Mark Green, MD

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STANDING WITH TENNESSEE'S HEROES

You don’t have to look very far to find a hero. Look to the police officer directing traffic, or the firefighter waiting for a call. Look to the EMT and the nurse, or to your children’s teachers. Look only as far as the next man or woman who has worn the uniform to protect our freedom. They’re all heroes, and we owe them a lot more than words of thanks… -Sen. Mark Green, MD

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