Former agriculture secretary has ‘strong intention’ to run for Senate

Mississippi lawyer Mike Espy, the first black U.S. agriculture secretary, has a “strong intention to run” for the Senate seat being vacated by seven-term Republican Thad Cochran, reported the Jackson (Miss) Clarion Ledger. A handful of candidates from both parties are expected to run in a special election on November 6 to succeed Cochran. A… » Read More

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