Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Mississippi Today

Familiar themes repeat at debate: Public hangings, African despots, pre-existing conditions...

On Tuesday night, after just under 10 minutes of questions, U.S. Senate candidate Mike Espy thanked a crowd of reporters and walked away from...

Debate sponsor Farm Bureau’s deep relationship with Hyde-Smith includes board donations,...

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/ Report for AmericaSen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) speaks to supporters during a Farmers for Cindy Hyde-Smith event at Wade Inc....

Analysis: Espy invites questions, Hyde-Smith begrudgingly engages with media

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today / Report for AmericaMike Espy speaks to media after the Leaders Luncheon and Accountability Session at New Horizon Church...

Court’s not in session: A judge campaigns while his cases backlog

Jeff Weill campaign FacebookJudge Jeff Weill More than three years have passed since officers arrested 22-year-old Andre Kennedy in connection with the kidnapping and robbery...

Firestorm over public hanging, vote suppression remarks triggers surge in campaign...

Featuring controversy and national intrigue, the Nov. 27 U.S. Senate runoff between Democrat Mike Espy and Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith is drawing big out-of-state money. Both...

Hyde-Smith slams Espy lobbying deal in Africa, draws new fire for...

Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today/ Report for AmericaAs a run-off between former U.S Secretary of Agriculture Mike Espy and U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith becomes...

‘Public hanging’ comment creates a stir in Hyde-Smith’s hometown as race...

Adam Ganucheau | Mississippi TodayA cattle farmer bids on a cow at the Lincoln County sale barn, operated by Cindy Hyde-Smith’s family. BROOKHAVEN — As Sen....

With debate official, Hyde-Smith’s ‘public hanging’ comments renew interest in runoff

David Goldman, Associated PressA podium stands on stage as a worker cleans lint off the background for a debate. Recent comments by Republican interim U.S....

Gov. Bryant deflects ‘public hanging’ firestorm, says bringing Trump helped race...

U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, in her first public appearance since a video surfaced Sunday in which she joked that she would attend a “public...

Cindy Hyde-Smith blasted for ‘public hanging’ comments; she calls criticism ‘ridiculous’

Click here for Mississippi Today’s full coverage of the historic runoff election between Cindy Hyde-Smith and Mike Espy. Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi Today / Report...