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Candidates for Mississippi statewide and district offices

Mar. 1, 2019 8:13 PM EST

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Here are the major-party and independent candidates running for statewide offices in Mississippi this year, according to the state Democratic and Republican parties and the secretary of state's office: GOVERNOR Democrat: Jim Hood, Robert Shuler Smith, William Bond Compton Jr, Michael...

Hattiesburg ex-mayor DuPree running for secretary of state

Feb. 20, 2019 6:15 PM EST

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A former mayor who was the Democratic nominee for Mississippi governor in 2011 is now running for secretary of state. Johnny DuPree told the Clarion Ledger that election reform is his top issue. DuPree, 65, was Hattiesburg mayor from 2001 to 2017. He has also been a school board...