Friday Jul 11
Man who accused Cochran campaign of vote-buying changes story
A Mississippi man who accused the Thad Cochran campaign of paying African-Americans to vote for the senator in his primary runoff last month is walking back his story.
Trending on the Topix Network
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Mississippi Business Journal
Bobby Harrison: Wicker's 2008 Senate race also had sharp ads
In the midst of what was thought to be a close election for the U.S. Senate in 2008, Republican Roger Wicker ran radio ads courting the votes of black Mississippians because his opponent, Ronnie Musgrove, was perceived by some as being lukewarm in support of fellow Democrat Barack Obama for president.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Panic? Cochran Replaces Campaign Manager
Sen. Thad Cochran's campaign manager, Kirk Sims, has been replaced by his state director Brad Davis, according to a GOP source close to the campaign.
Landrieu converts bill to transfer red-snapper management to states
The federal red-snapper season has been closed for a month, but Louisiana anglers like Todd Black are continuing to catch them in state waters.
Cochran camp: FEC get-out-vote filing was 'screwed up'
JACKSON, Miss. - Facing allegations of vote buying and a challenge to a GOP primary runoff win, the Thad Cochran campaign said it made a mistake accounting for nearly $53,000 in get-out-the-vote cash and will Cochran camp: FEC get-out-vote filing was 'screwed up' JACKSON, Miss.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
More Evidence of Illegal ‘Cash for...
Intrepid journalist Charles C Johnson has uncovered even more evidence of voter fraud and vote buying by the Cochran campaign: Cochran campaign staffer Amanda Shook was illegally reimbursed for over $40,000 cash in walking around money during the Republican primary, according to Federal Election Commission filings .
The Mississippi Press
'They treat us like crap,' veteran tells Palazzo during VA forum
The Bronze Star is the fourth-highest individual military honor the United States can bestow on a member of its armed forces.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
ALERT: McDaniel has found enough fraudulent ballots to overturn election
No. Today is the last day of election certification. So now that the results are certified, McDaniel can submit a challenge to the Republican Party of Mississippi .
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Why Don’t Republicans Respond To Border Crisis? We'll Explain
Many people are wondering why Republicans are not doing more to stop the Illegal Alien influx, and more specifically not stop President Obama's approach.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The defiant Mississippi loser [good overview of what McDaniel is doing]
It's been a week since Sen. Thad Cochran won the Mississippi Republican primary, but not if you ask Chris McDaniel.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
No charges after strip club incident
A legislative aide to Sen. Roger Wicker will keep his job after charges were dropped following his arrest this summer for allegedly running an illegal strip club, Wicker's spokesman said Friday.
Cochran Campaign Manager Busted in Illegal Vote Buying Operation
A black reverend stiffed by the Cochran campaign has exposed an alleged criminal conspiracy by Cochran staffers to commit massive voter fraud ahead of Tuesday's controversial U.S. Senate Republican runoff election in Mississippi.
Cochran Campaign Manager, Staffer Busted in Illegal Vote Buying Operation
Democrat black reverend, who brought "hundreds" to the polls for promise of payment, exposes alleged massive voter fraud, vote buying operation by Cochran campaign.
Horowitz: Which Party's Base Did Cochran 'Broaden'?
Last Tuesday's GOP primary runoff in Mississippi is turning out to be the most revealing incident in the protracted fight between the conservative grassroots and the GOP establishment.
Mississippi GOP Twitter Feed helping promote Lamar Alexander
Was Lamar in Congress when Schumer and Orrin Hatch passed the Religious Freedom Act? I thought Lamar was busy doing Common Core Lite for Bush and Clinton.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
President Ilham Aliyev receives U.S. delegation
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received on June 28 a U.S. delegation led by Republican Senator from Mississippi, Roger Wicker and Republican Congressman from New Jersey, Christopher Smith.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Voice of the people: Alice Stallworth Lancaster
On Page 8A of the June 25, 2014, Dispatch, I see the article titled "Highway loop construction nears end."
Roger Wicker, Chris McDaniel allies toss water on challenge idea
Chris McDaniel supporters vowed to keep up the fight after the primary runoff was called for Sen. Thad Cochran Tuesday night, but by Wednesday afternoon several outside groups and one prominent Mississippi Republican threw cold water on talk of an official challenge.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
GOP consultant: Tea party complaints ‘racist and stupid’
National Republican leaders trying to appeal to non-white voters are cringing over Senate candidate Chris McDaniel's complaints that Democrats - most of whom are black in Mississippi - voted in the state's GOP Senate runoff and helped six-term incumbent Thad Cochran capture the party nomination.
Robocall targeting black Democrats funded by Haley Barbour's Super PAC
Sen. Roger Wicker , the director of the Commission to Rebuild Mississippi, Jim Barksdale, Sen. Thad Cochran , Congressman Chip Pickering and Gov. Haley Barbour applaud a speech given by Sen. John McCain It turns out that former Republican Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour 's pro-Cochran Super PAC, Mississippi Conservatives, shelled out $44,000 for an ... (more)