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Mississippi Primary

Mark Blumenthal

Mississippi, Alabama Polls Yield Bad News For Santorum | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 03.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If Rick Santorum's presidential campaign aims to "knock out" Newt Gingrich by sweeping the upcoming Republican contests in Kansas, Alaba...

Mitt Romney: 'I Like Grits'

The Huffington Post | Benjamin Hart | Posted 03.09.2012 | Politics

Campaigning in Mississippi on Wednesday, Mitt Romney attempted to win over local voters by invoking a beloved regional delicacy. The former Massac...

'Strange Things Are Happening To Me'

AP | By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS | Posted 03.09.2012 | Politics

JACKSON, Miss. -- Mitt Romney faces a tough sell in the Deep South. With Mississippi and Alabama primaries coming up next Tuesday, there's concern tha...

Santorum Plots To Force Gingrich Out

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.08.2012 | Politics

Rick Santorum delivered a confident message to Mississippi voters on Wednesday, plotting a course to win the state and force rival Newt Gingrich out o...

Santorum Sees Short Path To 2-Man Race

AP | ERIK SCHELZIG and PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.08.2012 | Politics

TUPELO, Miss. — Urging conservatives not to yield, Republican Rick Santorum told supporters Wednesday that they could make the GOP presidential ...

Newt Doubles Down On South

AP | By GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 03.08.2012 | Politics

ATLANTA -- Newt Gingrich's poor showing in every Super Tuesday state except Georgia gives him an increasingly narrow path to win the nomination, one t...

Jon Ward

Santorum's Last Chance | Jon Ward | Posted 03.08.2012 | Politics

BOSTON –- Rick Santorum has had two big shots at breaking the Republican presidential primary wide open, in Michigan and then Ohio, and has fallen s...

Tea Party Appears Split In Utah GOP Senate Primary

AP | LIZ SIDOTI and JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — In a break from the state's racist legacy, South Carolina Republicans overwhelmingly chose Nikki Haley, an Indian-American woma...

Artur Davis Faces Off Against Ron Sparks In Alabama Democratic Primary

AP | PHILLIP RAWLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — A congressman seeking to become Alabama's first black governor lost Tuesday to a white Democratic primary opponent who had ga...

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: 'Limbaugh Effect' Softens Blow For Hillary Clinton

John K. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John K. Wilson

Approximately 25% of Clinton's voters in Mississippi were Republicans voting for a candidate they hate in order to try to undermine Barack Obama.

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...