Taggart to join Republican race for Attorney General

Attorney General race gets surprise, high-profile GOP candidate on qualifying deadline Longtime GOP leader and attorney Andy Taggart is joining the race for Attorney General....

Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Waller has voting history in last three statewide Democrat primaries

Even as he was contemplating a run for governor, there were questions about retired Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Bill Waller Jr.’s party leanings. Political...

Speaker Gunn confirms Nick Bain switches to Republican party

Speaker Philip Gunn today confirmed that Representative Nick Bain, a Democrat from Corinth, Miss., has joined the Republican Party. “We are pleased with Rep. Bain’s...

Hyde-Smith introduces legislation to combat growing threat of chronic wasting disease

Bill Authorizes Additional Resources for State CWD Management & Surveillance Efforts, Establishes Unified Response Framework U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) today introduced legislation to establish...

Bill Waller, Jr., Announces Campaign for Governor of Mississippi

Bill Waller, Jr., has filed his qualifying papers with the Mississippi Republican Party as a candidate for Governor of Mississippi. The following is a...

Hood pledges transparency at Jackson kickoff but dodges looming questions over Houston office

Attorney General Jim Hood called for rolling back sales tax on groceries and requiring all legislators and statewide officeholders to open their backroom deals...

White House disputes characterization of recent comments by Chris McDaniel

Senior White House officials are pushing back on what they’re characterizing as a messaging overreach by state Senator Chris McDaniel. In recent weeks while publicly...

Chris McDaniel announces run for re-election in his state senate district

Senator Chris McDaniel has announced he will not run for a statewide office.  Instead he will be seeking re-election in his own district. He made...

AG Hood Announces Relief Program in Wells Fargo Settlement

Mississippians who have not yet been made whole through existing remediation programs from theDecember 2018 Wells Fargo settlement can now seek to have their...

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