Sunday, August 18, 2019

Missisippi Political Pulse

Mike’s Missives: Rickey Cole, Tyrone Hendrix and a Visit From St....

By: Mike BiggsTwas’ a Month after the Election: Part 3Twas’ a month after the Election, all across the Magnolia State, Candidates have been fretting,...

Mike’s Missives’: Phil Bryant Is on the Wrong Side of History

“Despite Governor Bryant’s wishes to turn away Syrian refugees seeking asylum from terrorist groups, we are happy to note that he has no say...

Mike’s Missive’s: Let’s Get to Work!

By: Mike BiggsAs the dust settles from the 2015 campaigns I want to offer you my gratitude for your unwavering support of our Democratic...

Republicans Welcome Turncoat Jody Steverson to the Party

From GOP Press Release:Speaker Philip Gunn today confirmed that Representative Jody Steverson, a Democrat from Ripley, Miss., has joined the Republican Party.“We are pleased...

Clarion Ledger: Dueling Initiatives 42, 42A Baffle Voters

Dueling initiatives 42, 42A baffle voters: Clarion LedgerJackson resident Alex Jones considers himself to be an informed citizen. The businessman reads at least...

Daily Journal: Bryant Won’t Debate Gray

Bryant won’t debate Gray: Daily JournalMississippi Gov. Phil Bryant says he won’t debate his Democratic challenger, Robert Gray, before the Nov. 3 general...

Prayers for My Friend, Greg Pirkle

Our thoughts and prayers are with Greg Pirkle and his family after the tragic death of his wife, Lisa yesterday. I got to know...

Rybak and Gabbard Break With DNC Leadership, Call for More Presidential...

By: Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI)Why Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard and I, both DNC vice-chairs, believe we should have more debates:We...

NAACP’s #JusticeSummer in Full Effect

Led by NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks, America’s Journey for Justice – a historic 860-mile march from Selma, Alabama to Washington, DC...

Madison County Journal: Blackmon Edges Jones for Seat

By MICHAEL SIMMONS Madison County JournalBlackmon edges Jones for seat: Madison County JournalBarbara Blackmon appears to be the next state senator for District 21, narrowly...