Jeffrey Hess, Mississippi Public Broadcasting

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  • May 30, 2014

    Editor’s Note: Sen. Thad Cochran from Mississippi is the second longest-serving Republican in the U.S. Senate and has become a target by tea party activists around the country. They had hoped he would be an easy incumbent to topple in next Tuesday’s primary, but a scandal involving a supporter of tea party candidate Chris McDaniel may be what saves the 76-year-old statesman’s career. Continue reading