It was an unfamiliar experience for Bennie Thompson. He had to wait until just after midnight before being declared the winner in the race for Congress in Mississippi's Second District. The only Democrat in the state's Washington delegation was re-elected to a 15th term,... Read More.
One Mississippi congressman survived his Republican runoff—but another one didn’t. In the Third District, Michael Guest beat Michael Cassidy easily with two-thirds of the vote after a close race in the first primary. One of Guest's goals was boosting the turnout in the runoff. ... Read More.