Content Tagged 'politics'

Mark Everson Drops Out of Presidential Race
After months of campaigning, a Gulf Coast resident who made his bid for president is dropping out of the race. Video Video
MS House Republican Caucus Re-Elects Speaker Philip Gunn to Serve Second Term as Speaker
The Mississippi House of Representatives Republican Caucus officially re-elected current Speaker of the House Philip Gunn to serve as the Speaker of the Mississippi House of Representatives for the 2016-2020 term.
Harrison County Elections
The Harrison County Board of Supervisors is up for some changes Video Video
State Election Roundup
Governor Phil Bryant prepares for a second term after winning the 2015 race for governor with 67 percent. Video Video
Tim Johnson Visits the Coast
Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor, Tim Johnson, is making his rounds on the Coast today. Video Video
Statewide Election Results
Here's the statewide election results. Video Video
Lawmakers Become Principals for a Day
Today legislators stepped away from their work desks and sat amongst students to see firsthand what goes on in our schools. Video Video
State Officials on Initiative 42
Today Governor Phil Bryant, Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves and other Republican officials came down to the Coast to hold a press conference in regard to Initiative 42 and how they feel people should vote. Video Video
Robert Gray Outlines His Plans to take Governor's Seat
Today, Robert Gray visited WXXV to update us on how his uphill campaign battle is going. Video Video
Presidential Candidate Mark Everson Speaks to Coast GOP
Republican candidate Mark Everson spoke to Coast GOP members today at their monthly luncheon. Video Video
Mayor’s Youth Council in Gulfport
If your Gulfport High School student is a young government official in the making, or simply wants to get more involved in community issues, Mayor Billy Hewes has a place for them. Video Video
Democratic Lieutenant Governor Candidate Visits the Coast
Today, Democratic Lt. Governor candidate Tim Johnson was on the Coast. Video Video
Interview with Democratic Governor Candidate Robert Gray
Robert Gray surprised everyone, including himself, by winning the Democratic nomination for Mississippi Governor in the August primary. Video Video
Ward 2 Special Election in Diamondhead
The city of Diamondhead holds its very first special election today. Video Video
Who is Robert Gray?
Before Tuesday night, no one had heard of Robert Gray, who was in the running for the Democratic nomination in the governor’s race. Video Video
Jackson County Republican Women Luncheon
Today, Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves welcomed Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch to Mississippi. Video Video
News 25 Sits Down with President Hopeful
If you’re following the nearly two dozen candidates vying for the GOP presidential nomination, you may have forgotten Gautier resident Mark Everson is one of them Video Video
Harrison County District 2 Supervisor Race Heats Up
Tomorrow’s runoff will decide one of the two hotly contested seats for Harrison County supervisor. Video Video
State of Mississippi Elections Results
It’s been a busy day at voting precincts statewide, with residents heading to the polls to cast their ballots for state and local primaries. Video Video
Jackson County Results
Moving to Jackson County where interim Sheriff Mike Ezell will keep his job as the county’s top law enforcement officer. Video Video
U.S. Senator Roger Wicker in South Mississippi
U.S. Senator Roger Wicker took time out of his busy schedule to stop by WXXV’s studio to talk state and national politics. Video Video
District Four Runoff?
Three days after Tuesday’s primary elections, we have a possible shakeup in a Jackson County Supervisor race for District 4 Video Video
Harrison County State of the County Address
Government officials from across the county packed into the IP as Supervisor Rockco laid out how far the county has come since Hurricane Katrina. Video Video
Legislative Luncheon with Philip Gunn
The Gulf Coast received a visit from Speaker of the Mississippi House Representative Philip Gunn. Video Video
Harrison County Voters Hit the Polls
With multiple candidates running for several positions, voters had quite the task on their hands, but that didn’t keep them away from the polls. Video Video
Wicker Announces Tickets to View Historic Papal Address to Congress
U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., today announced that 200 tickets are available to view Pope Francis's address to a Joint Meeting of Congress.
Jackson County District 4 Supervisor Runoff
It's official Troy Ross & Tommy Brodnax will face off in a runoff for Jackson County District 4 Supervisor. More on NBC @ 5:30
Donald Trump Stops in Mobile
Tens of thousands of people turned out in Mobile for tonight’s pep rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Video Video
President Hopeful Mark Everson on the Coast
If you’re following the nearly two dozen candidates vying for the GOP presidential nomination, you may have forgotten Gautier resident Mark Everson is one of them. Video Video
Harrison County Results
With 58 of 58 precincts reporting, here are the numbers for the Harrison County races. Video Video
State Rep. Jeramey Anderson Hopes to Continue his Work for Mississippi
With only 33 days remaining before the election, Anderson says he’ll need help from his supporter to keep his seat. Video Video
MS Governor Candidate Dr. Valerie Short Stopped By the Coast
Today,Dr. Valerie Short, a Democratic candidate for Governor, made a stop on the Coast for a meet and greet. Video Video
Absentee Voting Ends Tomorrow
Saturday is the deadline for absentee voting before Tuesday’s party primaries in Mississippi. Video Video
Former State Rep. Mitch Ellerby Prepares for Upcoming Election
Today, we hear from democrat and former Representative Mitch Ellerby. Video Video
Candidates Prepare for Harrison County Coroners Election
Next month, Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove will face something he hasn’t seen in eight years: an opponent. Video Video
Interview with Jackson County Election Commission Danny Glaskox
Thousands of residents along the Gulf Coast have made their way to the polls for the primary elections. Video Video
Jackson County Gets Ready for Elections
The Election Commission is busy prepping for the big day. Today, they’ve been busy packing up the ballot bags for each district. Video Video
Voter Registration for August Primary Election is Tomorrow
As a reminder, the deadline to register to vote in the August 4th primary election is tomorrow, July 4th. Video Video
Harrison County Board of Supervisors' Race Heats Up
The Harrison County Board of Supervisors race is heating up in the wake of federal and criminal indictments over the past year. Video Video
John Mosley Leads the Race for Miss. State Insurance Commissioner
A poll by republic group LLC shows challenger John Mosley is currently leading incumbent Mike Chaney in the race for Mississippi State Insurance Commissioner. Video Video
Harrison County Preps for Elections
Harrison County poll workers were out early this morning preparing for tomorrow’s primary elections. Video Video
Iran Nuclear Deal Negotiations Still Going
Negotiations continue on whether world powers will curb Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for relief from international sanctions. Video Video
Political Forum Featuring Women Politicians Took Place Today
It’s the women candidates, and women’s issues, that are taking center stage at a women’s political forum in Biloxi tonight Video Video
Senator Roger Wicker Visits the Coast
Today Senator Roger Wicker was on the coast speaking to the Gulf Coast Business Community. Video Video
Congress Debates Education Reform
Congress continues to debate on the first major federal reform legislation since 2001’s “No Child Left Behind Act.” Video Video
New Chapter for the Harrison County Board of Supervisors
Today’s primary elections start to turn the page to a new chapter for the Harrison County Board of Supervisors. Video Video
Sen. Sean Tindell Kicks Off His Re-Election Campaign
With about 60 days until the Republican primaries, many coast senators in Mississippi are launching their re-election campaign. Senator Sean Tindell held a re-election party tonight at the Island View Casino Video Video
Democrat Vicki Slater Discusses Campaign
Democratic attorney and business owner, Vicki Slater is hoping to be the first female to sit in the Governor’s seat this November. Video Video
Catching Up with Voters
It’s been an election year plagued with scandal and other drama unfolding for officials in various positions. Video Video
Biloxi City Council Chooses New City Attorney
Today the city council officially accepted Mayor Gilich’s appointment for a city attorney. Video Video
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