Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Mississippi Today

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...

Ep. 126: Mike Espy needs high Black voter turnout to win....

Democratic Senate candidate Mike Espy has said he believes his formula for success in the Nov. 3 general election against Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith is a...

Espy finally lands support from national Democrats in Senate race. Is...

National Democratic leaders and outside groups are perking up to the possibility of a Mike Espy win and a Senate seat flip in one...

Gov. Reeves condemns white supremacy, but not Trump for refusing to...

Eric J. Shelton/Mississippi Today, Report For AmericaPresident Donald Trump embraces Tate Reeves during a campaign rally Tupelo on Nov. 1, 2019. Gov. Tate Reeves condemned...

Ep. 125: Does Democrat Mike Espy have momentum in Senate race?

Democrat Mike Espy has raised more than a million dollars in a week at just the right time ahead of his Nov. 3 challenge...

Four Mississippi legislative races headed for runoff after Tuesday special elections

Four Tuesday special elections for the Mississippi Legislature to fill vacancies appear headed to October 13 runoffs, according to unofficial and incomplete results from...

Lucien Smith out as MSGOP chair; Gov. Reeves backs Gulf Coast...

Lucien Smith, chairman of the Mississippi Republican Party, speaks as early results come in at a state GOP election night victory party, Tuesday, Nov....

Speaker Gunn: Lawsuit over Gov. Reeves vetoes ‘unfortunate,’ but necessary

Kayleigh Skinner, Mississippi TodayHouse Speaker Philip Gunn, R-Clinton, speaks to reporters after the 2018 legislative session ended. House Speaker Philip Gunn said his pending lawsuit...

Survey: Gov. Tate Reeves’ COVID-19 approval rating plummets while Trump’s holds...

Eric J. Shelton/Mississippi Today, Report For AmericaGov. Tate Reeves walks out of the Governor’s Mansion in Jackson on Thursday, March 26, 2020, as he...

Ep. 122: Everything you need to know about the 2020 election

From a pivotal Senate election, all four congressionals, and a medical marijuana referendum – Mississippi Today political reporters Bobby Harrison and Geoff Pender join...