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Stories with person: Thad Cochran
  • Challengers face Republican incumbents in DeSoto County story has photos
    Updated: Jul-04-15 7:15 pm

    SOUTHAVEN, Mississippi - A battle to shape the Republican membership of Mississippi's House of Representatives is playing out door to door in DeSoto County.

  • More than 75,000 in Mississippi keep insurance subsidies 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 6:27 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Gov. Phil Bryant was among several Mississippi Republicans who criticized the Supreme Court's decision Thursday upholding the tax subsidies that are a key part of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.

  • GOP measure would permit longer tandem trucks 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 3:37 pm

    WASHINGTON - Over the objections of safety advocates, the Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday approved a trucking industry bid to allow longer tandem trucks on the nation's highways.