ELECTIONS
Hyde-Smith discusses working while campaigning
Brittany Land
May 15, 2018
Some are wondering how Mississippi’s newest senator, Cindy Hyde-Smith, is balancing campaigning while also working in Washington D.C. Hyde-Smith visited Mississippi last week and said campaigning is going very well. “It’s doing what you’re supposed...
Fitch announces run for Attorney General
Steven Gagliano
May 11, 2018
Campaign decisions continue to be made, and Lynn Fitch (R) is the latest to announce her intentions for the 2019 election cycle. The current State Treasurer has announced that she will be running for Attorney...
McRae making run at State Treasurer in 2019
Steven Gagliano
May 11, 2018
Earlier today, Treasurer Lynn Fitch announced her intention to run for Attorney General in 2019, and now, there is a candidate vying to replace her. David McRae (R) has announced that he will make a...
Special election for Delta House seat heads to runoff
Alex Paton
May 9, 2018
In a special election on Tuesday, four candidates were in the running to succeed former Representative Robert Huddleston of Sumner who served in the House since 1996. District 30 encompasses the Mississippi Delta and covers parts...
Tupelo Mayor drops out of U.S. Senate race
Steven Gagliano
May 8, 2018
The race to replace Senator Thad Cochran in the U.S. Senate has one less candidate after Tupelo Mayor Jason Shelton (D) announced that he has dropped out of the race. During Shelton’s short campaign he spoke...
Special Election to fill Rep. Huddleston’s Delta seat
Alex Paton
May 8, 2018
A special election is happening today to take over the seat formerly held by Representative Robert Huddleston of Sumner. Four candidates are scheduled to succeed the former legislator who served in the House since 1996....
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