Mississippi

The Marc Cox Morning Show
July 11, 2019 - 7:13 am
Mississippi GOP candidate for governor is facing scrutiny after telling the female report she would need a male counterpart if she wanted to ‘embed’ in the campaign. The media is reporting that Larrison Campbell was ‘ denied access ’ to Rep. Robert Foster’s campaign ‘because she's a woman’. If you...
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Mississippi flag
AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis
April 26, 2019 - 8:21 pm
By MIKE CATALINI/Associated Press New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday ordered that the Mississippi flag, which carries a Confederate emblem, be replaced by the American flag at a state park that overlooks the Statue of Liberty. Murphy ordered the removal of Mississippi's flag from a display of...
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Laurin Stennis, designer of alternative Mississippi flag
© Joe Ellis/Mississippi Clarion Ledger
April 17, 2019 - 7:33 pm
JACKSON, Miss. (KFTK) — Starting July 1, Mississippi residents will be able to get license plates without the state flag's Confederate battle emblem on it, if they so choose. According to Fox News , Gov. Phil Bryant signed a bill Tuesday to allow the state to sell variations of license plates such...
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(Sarah Warnock/The Clarion-Ledger via AP)
March 22, 2019 - 9:47 am
By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant on Thursday signed one of the strictest abortion laws in the nation — a measure that bans most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, about six weeks into pregnancy. Bryant's action came despite a...
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Noose hanging outside the Mississippi State capitol building, Monday.
(WLBT-TV via AP)
November 26, 2018 - 3:32 pm
Mississippi is preparing for a U.S. Senate runoff Tuesday, in a contest that has increasingly taken on racial overtones.
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