WLBT, 5/22/7

As statewide elections approach, candidates sometimes turn to creative and controversial tactics to win support from voters and take a jab at their opponents. Some supporters of Governor Haley Barbour are finding they’ve been tricked into going to the website of a Democratic challenger.

The website www.barbourforgovernor.com does not belong to Barbour. Instead the URL was scooped up by the campaign team for John Arthur Eaves, Jr.