Tennessee to United Nations: You’re not welcome here

Depending on who you ask, the Volunteer State earned its moniker from the surplus of manpower who answered the call and came forward for military service in either The War of 1812, The Mexican-American War, or for either the Union or the Confederacy during the War Between the States. Despite Tennessee’s long and storied history of volunteerism, political conservatives in the Butternut State aren’t exactly stepping up to the plate when it comes to United Nations poll watchers monitoring upcoming elections, as reported by both the politics-centered news portal The National Journal on April 9, 2014, as well as the Knoxville (TN) News Sentinel on April 8, 2014.

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