Cochran, McDaniel campaign on Coast #MSSen

Cochran, McDaniel stump on Miss. Gulf Coast GULFPORT, MISS. — U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran is telling supporters he will continue to ensure Mississippi’s voice is heard in Washington if he’s elected to a seventh term, while his Republican primary challenger, state Sen. Chris McDaniel, says Cochran has been in office too long and it’s time […]

Eaton Finally Throws in the Towel

The settlement of the Eaton v. Frisby litigation last week was not a surprise. The case went quiet after Eaton got its clock cleaned last year at the Mississippi Supreme Court, which is a reliable indicator of advanced settlement negotiations. I suspect that the case has been basically settled for months. Here is Alison Grant’s […]

Baptist Record: Courthouse incident under review

The Baptist Record published the following story about the Hinds County courthouse incident and a statement by Executive Director Jim Futral: Investigation underway over courthouse entryBy William H. Perkins Jr.EditorHinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler Smith announced June 6 that he will open an investigation into why three people became locked inside the Hinds County […]

Another church controversy in Senate race?

The Clarion-Ledger reported today that questions arose about a church’s involvement in the Senate race:The super PAC that ran an ad supporting U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran in the Mississippi Link shares a lot in common with New Horizon Church.Derek Willis of NYT’s The Upshot reports that organizational documents filed with the Federal Elections Commission for […]