From candidates to business leaders and currently elected officials, Hob Nob 2018 was packed with some of Mississippi’s most influential people.

The event is hosted by the Mississippi Economic Council every year and includes what is most peoples favorite part of the day, a catfish lunch. Attendees were able to hear from candidates in next weeks November 6 election just days before they head to the polls.

You can check out the speeches below: 

Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce, Andy Gipson

Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney

U.S. Senate candidate Tobey Bartee

State Auditor Shad White

U.S. Senate candidate Chris McDaniel

Treasurer Lynn Fitch

U.S. Senate Candidate David Baria

Attorney General Jim Hood

U.S. Senate candidate Mike Espy

Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann

Mississippi Economic Council Chair, Dan Rollins

Governor Phil Bryant

Mississippi Economic Council CEO Scott Waller

Congressman Gregg Harper

Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith

Speaker of the House Philip Gunn

Senator Roger Wicker

Lt. Governor Tate Reeves