Hyde-Smith faces Democrat Mike Espy in a special election on Tuesday, and the challenger's campaign sought to spotlight the refund request by baseball officials.
Appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., answers a question Tuesday during a televised Mississippi U.S. Senate debate with Democrat Mike Espy in Jackson, Miss.Democrat Mike Espy responds to a statement from his opponent, appointed U.S. Sen. Like a lot of PACs that are more business-oriented than pet cause oriented, it tends to spread its money around to both Republican and Democratic candidates, with the level of its donations to each party varying with the political winds.
Hyde-Smith has had several stumbles, defending herself after a photograph emerged of her wearing a replica Confederate soldier's hat, as well as a video of her praising a supporter by saying she would sit on the front row of a public hanging with him.
U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith attended and graduated from a segregation academy that were set up so that white parents could avoid having to send their children to schools with black students, a yearbook reveals.
The photoshows the school's mascot dressed in what appears to be a Confederate uniform holding a Confederate flag. Hyde-Smith posed in a Confederate hat for a 2014 photo captioned "Mississsippi history at its best!" Chuck Schumer, Rep. Nancy Pelosi and "the legendary Maxine Waters", drawing resounding boos - even though Trump has said that Pelosi deserves to become the next House speaker and that he could even find Republican members to vote for her.
Espy also spoke on the debate from the other night, telling the crowd his opponent, Cindy Hyde-Smith, shouldn't have to read any honest apology from a notepad.
Espy said he was called "the N-word" many days during integration.
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"I also recognize that this comment was twisted and it was turned into a weapon to be used against me", she said. I am the candidate that wants to move MS into the future. I made a decision to use that very hard time to learn from and try to reach out to people of all races.
With the MS runoff election underway, the young voter turnout is expected to hold a lot of weight.
More than 43,000 absentee ballots have been requested for the runoff, and that number could increase as circuit clerks continue compiling information, the MS secretary of state's office said Saturday. There is usually a large decrease in ballots cast between the first election and a runoff.
Hyde-Smith has a double-digit lead on Espy in a poll conducted from November 19-21 and November 23-24. On immigration, she says immigrants should come into the country legally.
Saturday was the deadline for in-person absentee voting. Jones said he has been "an independent voice for the state of Alabama", and Espy would be the same for Mississippi. Thad Cochran, who left office for health reasons.
Espy is trying to become the first African-American to represent MS in the Senate since Reconstruction. The state last elected a Democrat to the Senate in 1982.
She has a history of controversial conduct, the most recent from a campaign rally earlier this month where she was seen on video joking with a supporter about happily being his guest for a public hanging. She is an outstanding person who is strong on the Border, Crime, Military, our great Vets, Healthcare & the 2nd A [mendment].
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In London, a spokesman said Thursday that May "will shortly be updating cabinet on the state of the negotiations". Spain doesn't have a veto on the withdrawal agreement , which does not have to be approved unanimously.
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Of the 409 injured, 28 are members of the police and fire brigade, said Christophe Castaner, the interior minister. By early evening, 73 people had been taken into custody, and some demonstrators were still in place at nightfall.
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And in the 49th District , Democrat Mike Levin is leading Republican Diane Harkey by 55% to 45% for retiring GOP Rep. Jordan called for House Republicans to fight with the same "intensity" as President Donald Trump on his priorities.
Last week the space agency announced that it has selected the location where its Mars 2020 Rover will land on the Red Planet. Onboard the vessel are a number of intricate instruments that NASA hopes will help uncover answers to Mars mysteries.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he spoke to Barra on Sunday to express his "deep disappointment" with the closure. Barra said the company will double resources dedicated to electric and self-driving vehicles over the next two years.
In recent weeks speculation has grown that Trump's son Donald Trump Jr . and campaign consultant Roger Stone could face charges. He said some were "unnecessary", some were "possible traps" and that "we might consider some as irrelevant".
YouTube has begun rolling out a selection of Hollywood films that are available to watch for free for all users. This is a new move for YouTube as they used to only offer movies and TV shows for purchase or rental.
In the Friday ruling, the judge restored Acosta's credentials temporarily while a CNN lawsuit against the administration proceeds. Acosta has repeatedly clashed with Mr Trump and press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders in briefings over the past two years.
The Egyptian presidency said the prince is due to arrive in Cairo later Monday for talks with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. Bin Salman, who is also Saudi Arabia's defense minister, is known as the architect of the Yemen war .
In September, the Ukrainian navy accused Russian border guards of "acts of provocation" against its ships taking the same route. Ukraine accused a Russian coastguard vessel, named the Don, of ramming one of its tugboats in "openly aggressive actions".
Kante, 27, who won the World Cup with France in Russian Federation in July, said: "I'm happy to extend my time with Chelsea". In his first season at the club he helped bring the title to Stamford Bridge and was named FWA Footballer of the Year.
The report noted that Chau had been writing about the trip, showing that he was well aware of the dangers of contacting them. Numerous island chain's other tribes have been decimated over the past century, lost to disease, intermarriage and migration.
Brazil went on to win the match with Neymar's replacement Richarlison scoring the only goal of the game a minute before halftime. And Mbappe has a shoulder contusion after falling heavily in France's 1-0 win over Uruguay at the Stade de France.
Fred , 42, cut in saying: "I'm a grown man" but Deadpool continued 'and no one does childlike innocense like you, Fred , nobody. Reynolds reminds him that the Deadpool pics are Marvel movies and Savage counters, "But you're Marvel licensed by Fox".
In the United Kingdom and Europe, you can get 20% off a 12 month PlayStation Plus subscription - that's £40 instead of £50. Many of those games, with the addition of Fortnite , are listed among the "most popular" PlayStation 4 titles as well.
Anderson, the Wimbledon finalist, swiftly completed his 47th win of the season, topping his career-high from 2015. Federer broke the Austrian in the third game of the opening set and the first game of the second set.