Which has a higher real poverty rate – Mississippi or California? SURPRISE!

In an op-ed this week's LA Times . . . Guess which state has the highest poverty rate in the country? Not Mississippi, New Mexico,...

Republican Whit Hughes announces his candidacy for Congress from the Third Congressional District of...

Today, Republican Whit Hughes announced his candidacy to run for Congress from the Third Congressional District of Mississippi. Hughes is viewed by many as...

First 4 way poll for MS Senate shows Sen. Hyde Smith able to beat...

by Sarah Ulmer Today, Y’all Politics released the results of a groundbreaking poll conducted this past week.  Conducted by Triumph Campaigns, the poll tested the...

BREAKING – Senator Cochran announces his intent to resign April 1 #mssen

COCHRAN ANNOUNCES HIS INTENT TO RESIGN FROM SENATE U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, today announced his intention to...

Why Phil Bryant picked Cindy Hyde-Smith to replace Thad Cochran

by Alan Lange The least kept secret in Mississippi politics right now is that Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant will tap MS Agriculture Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith...

Michael Guest Announces Campaign for Congress at Kickoff Event in Brandon #MS03

On Thursday, January 18, Michael Guest, the District Attorney for Madison and Rankin Counties, held an announcement event in Brandon for his campaign for...

BREAKING: Rhonda Newman Keenum announces she will not pursue a race for Congress #MS03

After the announcement by Congressman Greg Harper that he would not seek reelection in the U.S. House of Representatives, speculation swirled that Rhonda Keenum...

Who will get the Golden Ticket for US Senate from Phil Bryant?

by Alan Lange The replacement of Senator Thad Cochran is the political prize of a generation.  Governor Phil Bryant has a tall task ahead of...

New Y’all Politics poll of MS Dems shows Jim Hood is potentially vulnerable in...

Today, Y’all Politics has released the results of one of the largest commissioned surveys of Mississippi Democrats in years. Conducted by Triumph Campaigns, this was...

What’s really at stake with the replacement of Thad Cochran’s seat #mssen

Attention from inside the beltway and around the US is focused on Mississippi politics like never before.  Of most interest is the replacement of...

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