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Decision 18: Final U.S. Senate race will be decided in Mississippi Tuesday

Republican U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith tries to withstand controversies dogging her during the runoff with Democrat Mike Espy

♦By Rich Shumate, ChickenFriedPolitics.com

JACKSON, Mississippi (CFP) — In the three weeks since the first round of voting in Mississippi’s special U.S. 958 more words

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I'm Voting for Chris McDaniel in Mississippi's Special Election

Once Senator Thad Cochran (R-MS) announced he would retire amid failing health, Mississippians weren’t sure what would come of his suddenly vacant seat.

Things quickly took shape, with Governor Phil Bryant appointing his former State Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce, Cindy Hyde Smith, to serve as the interim Senator until this special election can take place. 727 more words

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US Senate candidates speak to Mississippi business audience

JACKSON, Miss. — A Republican appointed to the U.S. Senate said Thursday that she represents “Mississippi values” by supporting President Donald Trump.

“Our country is better off right now than it was two years ago,” Sen. 454 more words


3 agree to US Senate debate, but Hyde-Smith is uncommitted

JACKSON, Miss. — All three challengers are accepting two debate invitations for a U.S. Senate race in Mississippi, their campaigns said Wednesday. But it’s unclear if Republican incumbent Cindy Hyde-Smith will take part. 326 more words


Mississippi Agriculture Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith picked for U.S. Senate vacancy

Selection sets up contentious special election battle with Republican State Senator Chris McDaniel

BROOKHAVEN, Mississippi (CFP) — State Agriculture Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith has been picked to fill Mississippi’s vacant seat in the U.S. 635 more words

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Many Republicans Owe Chris McDaniel An Apology

Having endured members of his own party using the Democrats’ playbook to attack him, Republican Senate hopeful Chris McDaniel deserves some national credit and support. 1,013 more words

Chris McDaniel switches to open U.S. Senate race in Mississippi

Decision sets off feud with Governor Phil Bryant, who tells McDaniel that Senate “is not the business for you”

♦By Rich Shumate, ChickenFriedPolitics.com editor

JACKSON, Mississippi (CFP) — Republican… 624 more words

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