Mississippi re-elects 4 US House members and more state results

November 9, 2016 in News

(AP) All four congressmen won two-year terms after raising more cash than their challengers in what were generally low-intensity campaigns. In the northern 1st District, Republican Rep. Trent Kelly of […]

Hosemann predicts light turnout for Mississippi election

November 3, 2015 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann is predicting a light turnout as voters elect a governor and seven other statewide officials, fill all 174 legislative seats […]

Trucker Robert Gray on quest to unseat Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant

November 3, 2015 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Robert Gray, the long-haul truck driver who surprised even himself by winning the Democratic nomination for Mississippi governor, was allotted 10 minutes to try to persuade […]

House incumbents Bennie Thompson, Gregg Harper cruise to easy wins

June 4, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi congressmen Bennie Thompson and Gregg Harper cruised to victory Tuesday evening in their party primaries. Thompson, a Democrat from Bolton, won his party’s nomination in […]