Based on the latest reports filed with Federal Election Commission, Bush has raised the most money from Mississippi with $114,630 with Carson in second at $81,326 and Cruz in third with $40,826. Paul, Rubio, Carly Fiorina, Donald Trump and Mike Huckabee have all received between $10,000 and $25,000 while the other candidates have received less than $10,000. (On the Democratic side, Hillary Clinton has received $81,326, Bernie Sanders received $10,504 and Martin O’Malley received $3,000.)
Republicans go to the polls for the Republican presidential primary on March 8, 2016, the same day as the Michigan and Idaho primaries and the Hawaii caucus.
Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia and Texas (among others) hold their primaries the week prior; the Kentucky caucus and Louisiana primary are the Saturday before Mississippi’s vote; Florida, Missouri and North Carolina are among the primaries the following week.
Madison County Journal