Thank you for visiting my campaign website. Here you can learn more about me and where I stand on key issues. You may also request a yard sign or email me if I may be of service in any way.


About Rep. Rick Eldridge

A successful small business owner for 33 years, Rick Eldridge learned how to meet a payroll and balance a budget while operating Cumberland Glass Company. Rick is active in our community having served on the Hamblen County Board of Equalization, EMS board, and the Lakeway Center board. Rick is a member of the Hamblen County Car Club and an associate member of the Fraternal Order of Police. He served two terms on the Hamblen County Commission before his election as State Representative.

Rick was born in Middlesboro, Kentucky and lived in Claiborne County as a small boy. He moved to Morristown with his mother and stepfather at age nine. Rick graduated from Morristown-Hamblen East High School and earned his A.S. degree from Walter’s State. Rick and Peggy have been married 41 years and are the parents of Christina Eldridge Rines and Joshua Eldridge. They are the grandparents of seven with their first great-grandchild expected soon!

I Believe…

  • In limited government that does a few things well
  • You know better how to spend your money than the government does
  • Small businesses are the backbone of our economy
  • Washington is broken
  • Tennessee is growing because we live within our means and work hard
  • We have great schools and teachers deserve most of the credit
  • Parents have the right to be actively engaged in their child’s education
  • Our brave law enforcement officers deserve our respect and support
  • A legislator can be effective for his community by listening, applying his experience, and working with other conservatives
  • Unborn children have the right to life
  • The Second Amendment shall not be infringed

Republican Primary

Thursday, August 4
Early Voting July 15-30

House District 10 includes Grainger County and most of Hamblen County, including the City of Morristown.

I Would Like To: