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Mississippi Election

Cochran, McDaniel Go To Primary Runoff In Mississippi Senate Race

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

Veteran Sen. Thad Cochran (Miss.) and state Sen. Chris McDaniel have advanced to a Republican primary runoff in Mississippi's Senate race, The Associa...

Incumbent Beats Former Rep In GOP Primary Battle

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

Incumbent Rep. Steven Palazzo was victorious over former Rep. Gene Taylor in a Mississippi GOP primary election. As a Democrat, Taylor served as th...

Democrats Make Pick In Mississippi Senate Primary

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

Travis Childers has won the Democratic primary in Missisippi's Senate race, the Associated Press reports. Childers, a former congressman, bested a ...

Mississippi Primary Pits Thad Cochran Against Tea Party Favorite

Reuters | John Whitesides | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, June 3 (Reuters) - Senator Thad Cochran of Mississippi will be fighting for political survival on Tuesday in a Republican primary contes...

Al Gore Falls In Mississippi

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Albert Gore was projected to lose on Tuesday -- and no, we don't mean that Albert Gore. The Mississippi Democratic Senate candidate fell to incumb...

Roger Wicker Wins Reelection

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) is projected to secure a second term, the Associated Press reported on Tuesday. In the weeks up to Election Day, Wicke...

LOOK: Mississippi Results MAP

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

In the graphic below you'll find the 2012 presidential election results for the state of Mississippi. Like many of its southern neighbors, Mississi...

Al Gore Running For Office On Election Day (But Not The One You Think)

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Al Gore is running for office on Election Day, but it's not the big Democratic name you think. Albert N. Gore Jr., a retired United Methodist mini...

Romney, Wicker Set To Score Wins In Mississippi Election

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is poised to secure 6 electoral votes in the Mississippi election, and incumbent GOP Sen. Roger Wicker is ...

The Best-Laid Schemes o' Mice an' Men Gang Aft Agley

Dave Helfert | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics
Dave Helfert

If some of our political leaders were less inflated with smug certainty, they'd have little less 'grief an' pain', and a little more 'promised joy.'

Judge Joe Brown Endorses Angela McGlowan, Mississippi House GOP Candidate

Hotline On Call | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MS-01 candidate/ex-Fox News analyst Angela McGlowan (R) gets a key endorsement in her bid for the GOP nomination against Rep. Travis Childers (D). "O...

Frank Melton, Indicted Mississippi Mayor, Loses Primary And Goes To Hospital

Jackson Free Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Ten minutes after the polls closed tonight, someone found Mayor Frank Melton, 60, in a state of cardiac arrest and called for help at 7:10 p.m. As the...

Mississippi Primary: Latest News And Polls

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***LAST UPDATED MARCH 11*** Obama Wins Mississippi Primary: The AP reports on Obama's victory: Barack Obama coasted to victory in Mississippi's Demo...