Wicker being named ranking Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee will help Ingalls

The Ingalls Shipyard in Pascagoula is the hub of a key Mississippi industry, and the state has bolstered its already impressive political support group.US Sen. Roger Wicker was named Friday the ranking Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee’s Seapower Subcommittee. Former Gov. Ray Mabus is Secretary of the Navy, and Democratic US Rep. Gene Taylor is chairman of the House seapower subcommittee.

Southern Political Report
11/2/9