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Miss. road money push hits pothole: GOP tax opposition

Joe Frank Sanderson Jr., chairman and CEO of Sanderson Farms, is leading the MEC effort. He said his ... The Mississippi chapter of Americans for...

Daily Reads for July 22

Bracey Harris has a great story about a young model who is making quite an impression around the world: Ava Clarke is all smiles during...

Pender: 2019 right around corner on political calendars

More likely, any GOP primary challenge would come from further right, the conservative/tea party wing, such as state Sen. Chris McDaniel. I'd still classify that...

Lawmakers slash budgets, borrow, cut taxes

House Ways and Means Chairman Jeff Smith, R-Columbus, alluded to House members that if they didn't pass the tax cut bill, the Senate likely wouldn't...

Reeves names Senate committee chairs, few major changes

“For the last four years we've done a great job with very strong chairmen and good working committees working to create good, strong conservative policy...

1st Congressional District race wide open

The race for Mississippi's 1st District U.S. House seat left open by the death of Rep. Alan Nunnelee is a shootout of epic proportions, with...

The great, amazing, incomparable Stan Evans is dead

A few years later, the conservative movement suffered another blow when Reagan ran for president a second time in 1976 and lost the primary to...

Mississippi Wildlife Heritage Museum to Become Reality in Leland

The home of the museum is the former Joe Turner Hardware store – a massive 20,000-square foot building with plenty of room to preserve Mississippi...

Game Preview: Ole Miss at Texas A&M

Texas A&M, being less conservative with plays, Bo Wallace as a game manager and more. (Video by Courtney Cronin/The Clarion-Ledger). ... "It's time for a...

Religion news in brief

Bill Wilks, the pastor at NorthPark Baptist Church, says Joe Tesney, his wife and his two children had been members at the church since 2003.

Show goes on with actor sub, now back to Plan A

Howell, who'd been Watson to McFarland's Sherlock Holmes twice on that same stage, took care of the character(s) in the meantime. McFarland sneaked a peek...

This Week in Civil Rights History

September 17, 1957: Louis Armstrong, the famous African-American jazz musician, balked at participating in a U.S. government-sponsored tour of the Soviet Union. He had been...

National parties reaching out to black voters

MinnPost ... political activity taking place every day,” said Orlando Watson, RNC's communications director for black media. “Our mission is to have a presence 24/7, 365...

Hall: Barbours won as tea party whiffed in Senate races

Hattiesburg American Thad Cochran decided to run for re-election last year, I said his face-off with Chris McDaniel for the Republican nomination would be as much...

GOP upbeat after sweeping tea party in Senate races

Senator Lamar Alexander talks to his supporters after winning his race against Joe Carr Thursday Aug. 7, 2014, in Nashville. (AP Photo/The Tennessean, John Partipilo)...

Black voter turnout important in Cochran, McDaniel races

Politico Chris McDaniel in a runoff Tuesday. ... Political experts say it is a balancing act for the incumbents, particularly in the conservative South, to court...