Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Mississippi PEP

HALL: Democrat says he’s leading black GOTV effort for Cochran

A Democratic political operative says he is working with Mississippi Conservatives PAC to drum up votes for U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran. James “Scooby Doo”...

PLUNKETT: Reducing federal regulation of education through block grant funding scares...

BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett Public education administrators knocking down huge salaries at the expense of taxpayers, teachers and students are downright apoplectic at...

Governor Bryant Pushes Back Against Obama Administration’s Energy Policy

Gov. Phil Bryant has joined eight Republican governors in calling on President Obama to dispose of regulations proposed by his administration to greenhouse gas...

Former DMR director Bill Walker sentenced to 5 years in prison.

Bill Walker, the former head of the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, was sentenced to the maximum of 5 years in prison for his...

HARRISON: Perhaps McDaniel win in U.S. Senate race would embolden legislature...

True, every politician says he or she supports public education. But support can mean different things to different people. It is worth noting that...

Hinds GOP chair paid by Cochran PAC, says he “doesn’t want...

A consulting firm owned by Hinds County GOP Chairman Pete Perry, who helps oversee primary elections, has been paid $60,000 by a super PAC...

CASTENS: Cochran supporters trying to put a “conservative” label on wealth...

BY: Errol Castens I’m truly astonished by the number of self-professed conservatives who now sing a wholly different song in support of Sen. Thad...

Embattled GOP Sen. Cochran says he was unaware of Cantor’s loss

Two days after Eric Cantor’s primary loss received national attention, Mississippi GOP Sen. Thad Cochran — who’s caught in a tight primary race of...

Billionaires Bloomberg, Parker Give $250K to pro-Cochran Super PAC

Red State first reported that philanthropist and environmentalist Michael Bloomberg has donated $250,000 to boost Sen. Thad Cochran’s re-election to the U.S. Senate representing...