lieutenant governor

Debate between Lt. Gov. candidates televised on WXXV NBC

The two candidates for Mississippi lieutenant governor are taking part in a televised debate tonight. Democrat Jay Hughes of Oxford and Republican Delbert Hosemann of Jackson are competing in the November 5th General Election. Be sure to tune into WXXV…

Lt. Governor Debate televised on WXXV NBC

Second-term Mississippi Lt. Governor Tate Reeves is predicting Republicans will win all eight statewide offices in November. Reeves is the party’s nominee for governor. He faces fourth-term Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and two other candidates. Be sure to tune…

Delbert Hosemann makes new campaign announcement

Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann made his lieutenant governor campaign announcement in Gulfport this afternoon. Current Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves cannot run for a third term, meaning this position will be filled by someone else. Hosemann is currently in…

Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann will run for LT. Governor

Mississippi’s third-term Republican secretary of state says he’s running for lieutenant governor. Delbert Hosemann is announcing his candidacy at events around the state, including one today in the Jackson suburb of Richland. The 71-year-old is an attorney who grew up…

Representative Jay Hughes announces run for Lt. Governor

A first-term Democrat in the Mississippi House says he is running for lieutenant governor in 2019. Rep. Jay Hughes of Oxford said Thursday that the state needs to improve public education, highways, and mental health services. The 54-year-old attorney and…

BP Town Hall Meeting Diamondhead

Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves hosted a public meeting regarding BP oil spill settlement money. This is the second of three town hall meetings hosted by Reeves meant to get public input on how the money should be spent. Seven hundred…