Debate Organizers Share Details About Oct. 3 Secretary of State Candidates’ Debate
The Secretary of State’s office plays a crucial role in our state’s elections, regulation of businesses, and administration of public lands, among other functions.
Two South Mississippians — one, Democrat Johnny Dupree, and the other, Republican Michael Watson — are in the race to be Mississippi’s next Secretary of State, and you can get to know them better in an upcoming debate at William Carey University in Hattiesburg set for next Thursday, October 3rd in the Thomas Fine Arts Auditorium.
The forum is being hosted by the Mississippi Coast Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society, William Carey University and the Gulf Coast Business Council.
Event organizers Russ Obile and attorney Jane Wallace Meynardi with the Federalist Society shared the latest information on the debate with News 25 Today Anchor Jaylon Morris on Tuesday.