Sen. Mae Beavers, R-Mt. Juliet, poses with the other women senators in the Tennessee Senate before taking the oath of office Tuesday prior to the start of the 109th General Assembly.
Pictured (from left) are Sen. Thelma Harper, D-Nashville; Beavers; Sen. Dolores Gresham, R-Somerville; Sen. Becky Massey, R-Knoxville; Sen. Janice Bowling, R-Tullahoma; and Sen. Sara Kyle, D-Memphis.
‘I appreciate the people of the 17th District for entrusting me to represent them in our state Senate,’ said Beavers. ‘I appreciate their confidence and will work very hard to earn their continued trust.’