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Monday Jul 28 | Instapundit

Mickey Kaus: Boehner's Bad Coach. "a good football...

MICKEY KAUS: Boehner's Bad Coach. "A good football coach thinks several plays ahead.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

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Since 2007, Kelly has served as Gulfport's chief administrative officer. He was appointed to the board by Gov. Haley Barbour in 2011.

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Related Topix: Gulfport, MS, US Governors, Mississippi State University

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Institute for Southern Studies

Populists and Bourbons are fighting again, 21st century style, in Mississippi

OXFORD, Miss. -- More than a century ago the "forgotten man" of Mississippi and across the South -- the farmer, the common worker -- decided he'd had enough of "Wall Street speculators who gambled on his crop futures; the railroad owners who evaded his taxes, bought legislatures, and over-charged him with discriminate rates; the manufacturers, who ... (more)

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

David Dallas: Mr. McDaniel goes to Washington

The McDaniel campaign may yet have their day in court to plead foul play in Mississippi's Republican Primary, but that seems an unlikely route for Chris McDaniel to have the chance to represent the people of Mississippi in the United States Senate.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

National Review Online

Quin Hillyer: Barbour's Mississippi Mud

To be clear about exactly what in Barbour's conduct does and doesn't deserve a rebuke, and to take care of some housekeeping with regard to journalistic ethics, please forgive a bit of personal backstory.

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Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mississippi Government, Mississippi, US Governors

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Mississippi Press

Woman pardoned by Haley Barbour wants criminal record expunged

The Mississippi Supreme Court is being asked to determine whether a pardon by the governor should be grounds to wipe clean a criminal record.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Tallahatchie County, MS

Sunherald.com

Woman argues pardon wiped out criminal record

The case centers on the claim of Rebecca Hentz, who was among dozens of people pardoned by Gov. Haley Barbour in 2012.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tallahatchie County, MS

Lucianne.com

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Even in the bitterly fought primary battle between Mississippi senator Thad Cochran and his challenger, state senator Chris McDaniel, some of the radio ads that aired against McDaniel were considered especially incendiary.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Sunherald.com

McDaniel: GOP should be 'purged' after Senate race

McDaniel lost the Republican primary runoff last month to six-term U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, but he has not conceded.

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Sunherald.com

Bryant names Kathy Henry to Miss. Parole Board

Henry succeeds Clarence Brown of Yazoo City, who left June 30. The state Senate will consider Henry's confirmation in 2015.

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National Review Online

Eliana Johnson: The Barbour Machine's Mississippi Ad War

One charged that a McDaniel victory would set back "race relationships between blacks and whites and other ethnic groups."

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Washington Post

The Internet compromise bill isna t a a hostage crisisa

How exactly? Through a compromise bill, announced by 3 Democrats and 3 Republicans late Tuesday night, that would merge the essentials of this Act with a proposal to close a loophole that has allowed online retailers, like eBay, to sneak out of paying a sales tax.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

USA Today

Report shows close ties between 2 pro-Cochran super PACsReport shows...

A super PAC that encouraged blacks and Democrats to vote for Republican Sen. Thad Cochran in last month's runoff election in Mississippi received its funds from a super PAC tied to Cochran's biggest backers, Report shows close ties between 2 pro-Cochran super PACs A super PAC that encouraged blacks and Democrats to vote for Republican Sen. Thad ... (more)

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

RedState

CONFIRMED: Senate Republican Leaders Paid for Attacks Against Conservatives

I can confirm that the attack ads in Mississippi run by "All Citizens for Mississippi" were funded by Senate Republicans, including Senators Mitch McConnell, John Cornyn, Rob Portman, Bob Corker, and Roy Blunt.

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Switched

How GOP Donors Funded Sen. Thad Cochran's Winning Appeal To African-Americans

Sen. Thad Cochran's appeal to African-American voters in his winning primary election runoff last month was funded entirely by a super PAC supporting his campaign.

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Sunherald.com

Poll: Most say McDaniel should pack it in

Public Policy Polling, in an automated telephone survey, found 58 percent of those surveyed said Cochran won the runoff fair and square and 50 percent say McDaniel should give up compared to 35 percent who said he should keep fighting.

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Mother Jones

This GOP Regulator Questioned Energy Companies - So They Spent Almost $500,000 to Defeat Him

Terry Dunn, a top Alabama utility regulator, is an EPA-bashing , fossil-fuel-boosting , dyed-in-the-wool Republican.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Sunherald.com

State's broadband communication program hasn't gone as touted

Four years ago, Commerce Department officials were touting their pilot grant program as a way to vault police, firefighters and other emergency responders into the age of high-speed broadband.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Free Republic

Mississippi Needs Election Investigation, Real Reform

No doubt, Haley Barbour and his political machine do not want to lose their foothold in the state of Mississippi.

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Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mississippi Government, Mississippi, US Governors, Tea Party

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

Neely Carlton joins Butler Snow

Butler Snow is pleased to announce Neely C. Carlton has joined the firm's Ridgeland office.

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Related Topix: Neely, MS, Ridgeland, MS, Mississippi State, MS, US Governors, University of Southern Mississippi, University of Mississippi

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