Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell wins Republican nomination, ousting incumbent Steven Palazzo

Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell wins Republican nomination, ousting incumbent Steven Palazzo

BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) – Mike Ezell has won the primary runoff, securing the Republican nomination to represent Mississippi’s 4th Congressional District. Ezell has served as the sheriff of Jackson County since a 2014 special election. He also boasts more than 40 years of law enforcement experience. “When I got elected sheriff, there was a lot … Read more

2 GOP congressmen in Mississippi at risk of defeat in runoff

2 GOP congressmen in Mississippi at risk of defeat in runoff

MAGEE, Miss. (AP) — Congressional primary runoffs with incumbents are rare in Mississippi. This year, two of the state’s Republican representatives are fighting to keep their jobs in runoffs against challengers from their own party. U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo is seeking a seventh term and was considered vulnerable after being accused in a 2021 congressional … Read more