RELEASE: MSGOP Statement On 2014 Primary Results

June 13, 2014

Contact: Bobby Morgan
[email protected]
Jackson, MS. –– The Mississippi Republican Party issued the following statement regarding the 2014 primary results:

The Mississippi Republican Party has certified the results of the 2014 Mississippi Republican Primary. The MSGOP has received final totals from each county as required by law.

Results as follows:

1st Congressional District:

Rep. Alan Nunnelee 56,556

3rd Congressional District:

Rep. Gregg Harper 85,674

Hardy Caraway 7,258

4th Congressional District:

Rep. Steven Palazzo 54,268

Gene Taylor 46,133

Tom Carter 4,955
Tavish Kelly 1,129
Ron Vincent 904

U.S. Senate:

State Sen. Chris McDaniel 157,733
Sen. Thad Cochran 156,315
Thomas Carey 4,854

Due to neither candidate in the U.S. Senate primary receiving over 50 percent on June 3rd, and in accordance with Mississippi election law, there will be a runoff Tuesday, June 24th, 2014.

Polls are open from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.

Citizens must have been registered for the June 3rd, 2014 Primary Election to be eligible to vote in the June 24th, 2014 Primary Runoff Election.

If an eligible voter did not participate in the June 3rd Democrat Primary Election, the voter may vote in the Republican Primary Runoff.