Tuesday’s runoff election for US Senate in Mississippi could define the state’s future and close an ugly chapter of its past.
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On Saturday, The Bayou Brief’s Lamar White, Jr. discussed the ongoing controversy surrounding the Mississippi Senate race, following his release of two videos showing Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith making a bizarre comment about public hanging and endorsing voter suppression efforts.
In her response to our recent video of Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith encouraging voter suppression, her campaign proves the only thing that has been “selectively edited” is their ability to tell the truth.
When I shared Sen. Hyde-Smith’s comment about being on the front row of a public hanging, I didn’t characterize it as a joke for a reason.