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Republican Hyde-Smith holds seat in Mississippi Senate race

Republican Hyde-Smith holds seat in Mississippi Senate raceJACKSON, Miss .— In the last major race of the midterm campaign, Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith claimed victory in Mississippi’s closely watched Senate runoff election, defeating Democrat Mike Espy after a tense campaign rocked by unsettling reminders of the state’s dark legacy of racism. Hyde-Smith, a former state senator and state Agriculture secretary, was appointed by Gov. Phil Bryant last spring to fill the seat vacated by ailing Sen. Thad Cochran.



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Cindy Hyde-Smith Defeats Mike Espy In Mississippi Senate Runoff Election

Cindy Hyde-Smith Defeats Mike Espy In Mississippi Senate Runoff ElectionWASHINGTON ― Republican incumbent Cindy Hyde-Smith defeated Democratic



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The past isn’t past in Mississippi as voting begins in Senate contest dominated by race

The past isn’t past in Mississippi as voting begins in Senate contest dominated by raceMississippi’s runoff election for U.S. Senate wound its way to a finish Tuesday after dueling election-eve rallies urged voter turnout in a race that went from safely Republican to too close to call.



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State’s past shadows closer-than-expected Mississippi Senate runoff

State’s past shadows closer-than-expected Mississippi Senate runoffSen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s reelection campaign against Democrat Mike Espy is shadowed by the state’s history of racism and her own past. As Donald Trump prepares to fly out to campaign for her, the race is closer than expected.



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Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith Is A 'White Supremacist,' Says Mississippi Rhodes Scholar

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith Is A 'White Supremacist,' Says Mississippi Rhodes ScholarJaz Brisack, the first female student at the University of Mississippi to



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Nooses Hung At Mississippi State Capitol Just Before Runoff Election

Nooses Hung At Mississippi State Capitol Just Before Runoff ElectionNooses hanging from trees and hateful signs were found at the Mississippi



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The Latest: Dem touts 'diversity' in Mississippi Senate race

The Latest: Dem touts 'diversity' in Mississippi Senate raceJACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a U.S. Senate runoff election in Mississippi (all times local):



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Mississippi Senator Apologizes For ‘Hanging’ Remark, Blames Critics For Using It Against Her

Mississippi Senator Apologizes For ‘Hanging’ Remark, Blames Critics For Using It Against HerSen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) shared a photo of herself wearing a



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Mississippi Republican apologizes for 'hanging' remark in Senate runoff debate

Mississippi Republican apologizes for 'hanging' remark in Senate runoff debateMississippi Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith apologized Tuesday evening during a debate for a recent remark that evoked the South’s ugly past of racial terror against African-Americans.



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GOP Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Just Made A Joke About Public Hangings In Mississippi

GOP Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Just Made A Joke About Public Hangings In MississippiMississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, a white Republican, joked about going to a



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