Monday, December 9, 2019

Mississippi Today

Ep. 83: What to expect from the new regime under the...

Longtime state Sen. Dean Kirby joins Mississippi Today politics reporters Adam Ganucheau and Bobby Harrison to discuss how leadership changes at the Capitol could...

Southaven Republican challenges 14-vote loss to Democrat, asks House to overturn...

State Rep. Ashley Henley, a Southaven Republican (R), is asking the GOP-led Mississippi House to overturn the results of the election she narrowly lost...

Gov.-elect Tate Reeves warns legislative Republicans on gas tax, Medicaid expansion

Eric J. Shelton/Mississippi Today, Report For AmericaTate Reeves speaks to media after voting during Election Day at Liberty Baptist Church in Flowood, Miss., Tuesday,...

Ep. 82: 2020 Hyde-Smith vs. Espy rematch could bring contention, national...

Mississippi Today reporters Adam Ganucheau and Bobby Harrison discuss the 2020 U.S. Senate election that will likely provide a rematch of the contentious 2018...

Mabus: Trump snubbed commanders, ‘took military advice from Fox News’

www.defense.govFormer Mississippi Gov. Ray Mabus Ray Mabus, the longest serving U.S. Navy secretary in the post-World War I period and former Mississippi governor, says President...

Democratic leader Tom Perez: ‘We’re going to keep fighting in Mississippi...

Gage Skidmore, FlickrTom Perez, chair of the National Democratic Committee ATLANTA — After two years of Democratic defeats in Mississippi, Tom Perez, the Democratic National...

Weaponizing Trump? Chris McDaniel strikes dour tone in decision to sit...

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/ Report for AmericaChris McDaniel speaks to his supporters during a campaign stop on Lakeland Drive in Flowood Monday, November...

Former Miss America pageant leader mulls Sen. Hyde-Smith challenge in 2020...

Courtesy Randle StrategiesJosh Randle Josh Randle, who previously served as president of the Miss America Organization, has formed an exploratory committee to consider running as...

Ep. 79: How Jim Hood lost the 2019 governor’s race

Brannon Miller, director of voter targeting for Chism Strategies who worked for Jim Hood’s campaign, discusses how Hood lost the governor’s race to Tate...

Hood’s Obama robocalls, Reeves’ public teacher emails mark last-minute turnout efforts...

Ahead of Tuesday’s tight governor’s race, both major party candidates for governor took extraordinary measures to garner votes just hours before polls opened. A robocall...