Monday, January 25, 2021

Mississippi Today

Gov. Tate Reeves plans Christmas parties despite his own orders and...

State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs, right, listens on Dec. 1 as Gov. Tate Reeves announces 13 additional counties that have qualified and met...

Ep. 135: Mike Espy’s campaign manager gives behind-the-scenes look at 2020...

Joe O’Hern, who managed Mike Espy’s 2020 U.S. Senate race, joins Mississippi Today journalists Adam Ganucheau and Bobby Harrison to discuss Espy’s campaign strategy...

Ep. 134: An early look at the 2021 legislative session

Mississippi Today political reporters Bobby Harrison and Geoff Pender join editor in chief Adam Ganucheau to discuss which big issues lawmakers could consider during...

Rep. Steven Palazzo ethics investigation: Is the congressman’s campaign account a...

A congressional ethics office is investigating whether U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo used campaign funds to pay himself and his erstwhile wife nearly $200,000 through...

Ep. 133: Secretary of State Michael Watson discusses 2020 elections

Secretary of State Michael Watson, in his first year as Mississippi’s chief elections official, joins Mississippi Today political reporters Bobby Harrison and Geoff Pender...

Ep. 132: Postmortem on state’s historic 2020 election

Mississippi Today’s political reporters Geoff Pender and Bobby Harrison discuss candidates and issues surrounding the 2020 elections and what the results could mean in...

Rep. Steven Palazzo’s campaign spending probed by congressional ethics office

Rep. Steven Palazzo, R-La., makes his way to a bipartisan Homeland Security Appropriations Conference Committee in the Capitol on Wednesday, January 30, 2019. (Photo...

Ep. 131: What Election Day 2020 looked like in Mississippi

Hear from voters across Mississippi, Mississippi Today’s rapid response team of correspondents and senior political reporters Bobby Harrison and Geoff Pender. Hosted by contributing...

‘Not while I’m governor!’ Reeves vows to block Mississippi early, mail-in...

Eric J. Shelton/Mississippi Today, Report For AmericaGov. Tate Reeves on Thursday vowed to never allow universal mail-in voting or early voting in Mississippi under...

Ep. 127: Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith finally ramps up 2020 Senate campaigning

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, who has laid low in the 2020 U.S. Senate race against Democrat Mike Espy, appeared in at least two open-to-the-public events...