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  1. McConnell to headline Thad Cochran fundraiserRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... McConnell is 'all-in' on the race, though specifics were not given, according to an attendee. Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker has also been making calls for Cochran. The effort comes as some big money Republican organizations like American Crossroads ...

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  2. Thad Cochran likely to stay home for runoffRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... cast a vote in the Senate since May 22, when it passed water infrastructure legislation that both he and Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) praised as vitally important to their state. The Senate then entered a weeklong recess and returned on Monday. The ...

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  3. Runoff in Mississippi for GOP Senate nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... of the 76-year-old Senate veteran. Asked about Cochran's prospects, fellow Mississippi Republican Sen. Roger Wicker paused at length before responding: "What do you think?" He then predicted Cochran's victory in the runoff. The third candidate in ...

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  4. Senators write letter, call for withdrawing of EPA regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    U.S. Sens. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., have signed a letter along with 39 other senators calling on President Obama to withdraw the recently announced Environmental Protection Agency's rule to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants.

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  5. Do Democrats Have a Ghost of a Chance in Mississippi?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Slate

    ... to win? It's useful to look at the 2008 Senate race between former Gov. Ronnie Musgrove and then-appointed Sen. Roger Wicker . Childers won Wicker's seat in a special election. Wicker's promotion (he replaced Trent Lott, who retired) gave Democrats ...

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  6. Mississippi U.S. senator faces GOP runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | NWAonline

    ... Cochran said in a written statement. Asked about Cochran's prospects, fellow Mississippi Republican Sen. Roger Wicker paused at length before responding to reporters, "What do you think?" He then predicted Cochran's victory in the runoff and said he ...

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  7. States' Initiatives Offer Solution to Impending Highway Trust Fund ShortfallRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Heartland Institute

    ... sales taxes for transportation (e.g. VA, AK) or floating toll revenue bonds (e.g. OH, MA). In the words of Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS), states have become "laboratories for fiscal experimentation." ( For a full listing of state funding initiatives, see ...

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  8. Fellow Mississippi Senator Says Thad Cochran is 'Best Bet' to Hold SeatRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Roll Call

    Sen. Roger Wicker offered encouragement to his home-state colleague, Sen. Thad Cochran, on Wednesday, calling the Mississippi Republican's re-election essential to the party's effort to reclaim the Senate majority.

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  9. Thad Cochran Allies Revamp Message for RunoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... even more dry by that point, with $238,000 on hand. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker are expected to play central roles in assisting Cochran's hurried fundraising. The National Republican Senatorial Committee ...

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  10. Cochran backers face hard choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Politico

    ... been made about money, but my inclination is that this is not about NRSC money going into Mississippi." Sen. Roger Wicker, Cochran's home-state colleague, gave a blunt answer to the question of whether national Republicans should keep investing in ...

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  11. Grass-roots zeal favors tea partya s McDaniel over Cochran in Mississippi runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Washington Times

    The tea party and its allies took a major step toward getting their first win over a high-profile incumbent in the 2014 primary season after state Sen. Chris McDaniel forced six-term Sen. Thad Cochran into a three-week runoff that political analysts say will boil down to turnout - likely favoring the challenger and his ardent supporters.

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  12. Cochran's Last Stand? Embattled Senator Appears at Rally on Eve of PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    ... him, and there's a lot of states that would like to have Thad Cochran as their United States Senator." Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS), who campaigned with Cochran Saturday, was listed by event organizers that he would appear at the rally but flew back to ...

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  13. Thad Cochran's MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... counties in the state. A year earlier, the Mississippi Republican (and the state's other senator, Republican Roger Wicker) had accompanied the 2013 event's featured speaker, Senate Agriculture Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow, a Michigan Democrat, to the ...

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  14. Roger Wicker a No-Show at Cochran RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    Sen. Roger Wicker was listed as a speaker at a campaign rally for Sen. Thad Cochran today but will instead be in Washington, D.C. for a relatively routine and non-controversial vote, his spokesman said.

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  15. Haley Barbour Dismisses Palin And Santorum As Self-Interested 'Outside Celebrities'Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... in MS to politically help themselves nationally, not because they are trying to help MS, while Phil Bryant, Roger Wicker, Trent Lott, the entire GOP House delegation, all the GOP statewides and I are all involved to try to help our home state and ...

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  16. Senate race comes down to GOTV success in 15 key countiesRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... county and local elected GOP leaders across the state who are supporting Cochran - including fellow U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, former U.S. Sen. Trent Lott, 1st District U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee, 3rd District U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper, 4th District U.S. ...

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  17. Cochran caught in ObamaCare confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | The Hill

    ... backing of several GOP party leaders, including the state's governor, Phil Bryant, and his fellow senator, Sen. Roger Wicker (R).

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  18. Mississippi Mudfest: Campaigns, Outside Groups Give It All They've GotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | OpenSecrets

    ... and Texas Sen. John Cornyn 's Alamo PAC . Cochran has also received funding from Mississippi's other senator, Roger Wicker (R) through Wicker's Responsibility & Freedom Work PAC . McDaniel's campaign, which has collected $1.3 million, might lag ...

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  19. Distortions fly in Miss. Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Politico

    ... as a House member in 1973 , has the support of the state's top party leaders - including Gov. Phil Bryant, Sen. Roger Wicker and former Gov. Haley Barbour . Barbour, a former chairman of the Republican National Committee, has helped raise money for ...

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  20. Jack Norris: a welcome guest to Keesler AFBRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    ... fabric of this community. Sen. Thad Cochran (vice chairman of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee), Sen. Roger Wicker (ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Airland Subcommittee) and Congressman Steven Palazzo (member of the House Armed ...

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