Thad Cochran, Travis Childers make final pitches to voters in Senate race

November 4, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Six-term Republican Sen. Thad Cochran and his Democratic challenger Travis Childers traveled the state Monday, making their last-minute appeals to voters. Polls are open 7 a.m. […]

Thad Cochran, Travis Childers speak at Mississippi business event

October 30, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Six-term incumbent Thad Cochran told Mississippi business leaders Wednesday that he will be in line for a committee chairmanship if Republicans regain control of the Senate. […]

AP analysis: Neshoba County Fair should help shift focus of Mississippi’s race for U.S. Senate

July 22, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Mississippi’s 2014 U.S. Senate race has been dominated by a bitter Republican primary that never seems to end. One of the state’s largest political gatherings, the […]

Travis Childers wins Democrat nomination for Senate, awaits Cochran or McDaniel

June 4, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Travis Childers has won the Democratic nomination for Senate in Mississippi. He is running for a seat that Republican U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran […]