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I rarely check out Redstate, but after the Cochran/McDaniels election wanted to see how the tea party supporters there were reacting. Erick Erickson has put up an interesting piece, " The ...
by RockyMtnHigh
Comment Count 204 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2014 at 05:54 AM PDT with 364 Recommends
Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran will be fired by GOP primary voters today. Among his sins? Talking to black voters. Mississippi is one of those welfare states—states that receive more in federal ...
by kos
Comment Count 223 comments on Tue Jun 24, 2014 at 12:45 PM PDT with 198 Recommends
If there's one message that has really resonated with me since I started visiting and blogging here at Dailykos, it's that Democrats should always have a viable candidate in every race . Despite ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 131 comments on Fri Jan 31, 2014 at 08:27 AM PST with 132 Recommends
Holy crap! Breaking news out of Jackson: Mark Mayfield, the leader of the Central Mississippi Tea Party, has been found dead of a gunshot wound in his home in Ridgeland. A suicide note was found on ...
by bertderouen
Comment Count 259 comments on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 08:05 AM PDT with 131 Recommends
Chris McDaniel There's another weird, suspicious story coming out of Mississippi's Senate race and centering on supporters of Chris McDaniel being somewhere they weren't supposed to be: a county ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 135 comments on Thu Jun 05, 2014 at 05:44 AM PDT with 112 Recommends
short diary (OK Breaking.......) Trent Lott is resigning his seat not many more details yet just announced on the "The Today Show" will post more when i get details MSNBC said probably ...
by distributorcap
Comment Count 239 comments on Mon Nov 26, 2007 at 04:09 AM PST with 102 Recommends
Today's source material: McDaniel claimed in an interview on Fox News late Thursday that his campaign had identified over 1,000 such votes in Hinds County, which includes a large African American ...
by kos
Comment Count 169 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM PDT with 101 Recommends
It begins : The Tea Party-backed candidate refusing to concede defeat to Republican U.S. Senator Thad Cochran in Mississippi's ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 319 comments on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 12:50 PM PDT with 100 Recommends
Hoo, boy, students of political science will be talking about this one for years ... According to multiple media sources, Mississippi State Senator Chris McDaniel will file a legal challenge to the ...
by wesmorgan1
Comment Count 102 comments on Fri Jul 04, 2014 at 09:23 AM PDT with 96 Recommends
From the time we learned that conservative Mississippi blogger Clayton Kelly thought it would be a bright idea to slip into a nursing home and take a picture of Thad Cochran's bedridden wife, Rose, ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 73 comments on Thu May 22, 2014 at 06:25 PM PDT with 94 Recommends
The next senator, or the next Batman villain? Announcements that Mississippi state officials will be monitoring polling places to ensure no hijinks occur have, in the not-so-distant past, been a ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 68 comments on Tue Jun 24, 2014 at 09:14 AM PDT with 87 Recommends
In the map below from Talking Points Memo , Mississippi stands out as the single biggest-beneficiary of federal government benefits compared to taxes paid:
by David Nir
Comment Count 94 comments on Wed Jun 18, 2014 at 12:58 PM PDT with 87 Recommends
Democrats successfully gamed the Missouri ...
by Jeff Singer
Comment Count 318 comments on Sun May 18, 2014 at 07:44 AM PDT with 75 Recommends
We should all know by now that when a true and gracious Republican loses an election, it can only be because of shenanigans. This is especially true when there are black Americans involved ; ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 129 comments on Thu Jun 26, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 95 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 09:50 AM PDT with 61 Recommends
by Hunter
Comment Count 113 comments on Thu Jun 05, 2014 at 11:20 AM PDT with 61 Recommends
Thad Cochran's unexpected victory on Tuesday night was unexpected, in part, because very few polls showed him beating Chris McDaniel. (It was also unexpected because there's very little precedent ...
by David Jarman
Comment Count 54 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2014 at 02:08 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
We're going to have to give Mississippi Republican sore loser Chris McDaniel the benefit of the doubt on this one, in that I have no doubt he _thinks_ an election in which his opponent sought (...
by Hunter
Comment Count 83 comments on Wed Jul 09, 2014 at 12:14 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
Sen. Ted "Calgary" Cruz has weighed in on the GOP senate ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 145 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 08:10 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
In a Monday afternoon press conference, Chris McDaniel's U.S. Senate campaign announced that it expects to file a challenge to last month's primary runoff with Sen. ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 136 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2014 at 01:21 PM PDT with 54 Recommends