Decision 2020

  Attorney: ‘Don’t play another down until the flag comes down'

Community leaders called on the powers that be to change the flag, finally and for good.

  Voters weigh in on what’s motivating them for the Mississippi primary elections

Mississippi Senate Democrats endorse Joe Biden for presidency

  Analysts discuss Biden and Sanders’ chances in upcoming Mississippi primary election

Senator Bernie Sanders cancels campaign stop in the Capital City

  President Trump holds leads against Biden, Sanders in latest Mason-Dixon poll

Mayor Lumumba endorses Bernie Sanders for president

Continued Coverage

Mike Espy makes it official, announces bid for U.S. Senate

  Governor-elect Tate Reeves talks future of his administration, vision for the state

  Newly-elected Mississippi Republican leaders have some policy differences

  Tate Reeves wins competitive race against Jim Hood for Mississippi governor

  Democratic Attorney General candidate Jennifer Riley Collins remains hopeful after defeat

DECISION 2019: Reeves projected to win Governor’s race

INTERACTIVE MAP: Governor votes by county

Check out which counties favored which candidate below with our interactive map.

DECISION 2019: What to know before you vote

Polls open for the General Election at 7 a.m. Tuesday, November 5. All Mississippians voting at the polls are required to show a photo ID card.

General election day reminders and contact information

Polls open for the 2019 General Election at 7 a.m. Tuesday, November 5.

  Several factors will impact Mississippi’s general election

The elephant in the room ahead of Tuesday’s general election is the state’s method for choosing statewide elected officials

Nonpartisan group offers free rides to election polls

WATCH: Vice President Mike Pence speaks at campaign rally for Tate Reeves

  Mississippi’s race for Attorney General will be history-making

US judge not blocking multistep Mississippi election system

Pres. Trump makes stop in Tupelo ahead of Miss. Governor race

  Statewide candidates make pitches to business leaders at MEC’s Hobnob event

  3 On Your Side: Voting Reminders

We're on your side with what you need to know before you cast your ballot in the general election.

  'It’s all non-stop’: Voters weigh in on how the constant campaigning is impacting them

We've been on your side with the latest updates throughout this year's statewide elections. Now, we want to hear from the voters.

NBC News, SurveyMonkey poll shows Tate Reeves with lead in gubernatorial race

The NBC News|SurveyMonkey Mississippi Poll was conducted online from Tuesday, October 8 until Tuesday, October 22.

Clerks have Saturday hours for Mississippi absentee voting

Circuit clerks' offices in Mississippi are open on Saturdays for people to cast absentee ballots.

Latest Mason-Dixon poll shows Reeves holds slight lead over Hood

Republican Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves holds a slight lead over Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood.

  Analyst: Turnout could play big part in upcoming Mississippi elections

In some elections, you see folks reference polling or predictions - but what about history?

  Gubernatorial candidates question campaign contribution motives

Jim Hood stood alongside a chart that was labeled “Tate Reeves Wheel of Legal Corruption” at a press conference Wednesday.

  Jim Hood criticizes Tate Reeves’ education ad

Jim Hood called a press conference to further express concern over the Reeves ad.

  Tate Reeves and Jim Hood discuss education, taxes in second Miss. governor’s debate

Tuesday marks three weeks until election day and the gubernatorial candidates faced off for the second debate in less than two weeks Monday night.

  U.S. District Judge hears oral arguments in Mississippi election lawsuit

A federal judge is now considering a Mississippi election lawsuit. Oral arguments in court Friday morning, just more than three weeks before the general election.

  Election lawsuit questions Mississippi Constitutional provision ahead of general election

A group of Mississippians will have their election lawsuit heard in federal court this week.

Voter registration deadline is Monday in Mississippi

The secretary of state’s office says Monday is the last day for people to go in person to register to vote. Circuit clerks’ offices are scheduled to be open until 5 p.m. that day.

  Mississippi Gubernatorial race continues to ramp up ahead of November general election

You've seen the ads and now the clock is ticking ahead of Mississippi's statewide elections.

  Colleges around metro registering young voters on National Voter Registration Day

The deadline to register is October 7.

  Democratic nominee for AG questions party unity, prompting Jim Hood to respond

Democratic candidate for Attorney General is questioning why a fellow nominee is vocalizing supporting of other nominees ahead of the general election.

  Debating from a Distance: Gubernatorial candidates trade jabs on the campaign trail

It was debating at a distance for Tate Reeves and Jim Hood on Wednesday.

  Hood calls for preschool, teacher pay, higher K-12 spending

Hood, Mississippi's attorney general, detailed some of his plans Tuesday to reporters after appearing at a school in Greenville.

  Gubernatorial candidates debating debate details ahead of general election

There's a debate about where, when and how many times Tate Reeves and Jim Hood will debate before the November 5 election.

Mississippi governor candidates agree on 1 debate date

Republican Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood say they have accepted multiple invitations for televised debates before the Nov. 5 election.

  Lt. Governor candidates square off in debate

Lt. Governor candidates Jay Hughes and Delbert Hosemann square off in a debate.

  Mississippi GOP brings all statewide nominees together to campaign

All eight of Mississippi's Republican statewide nominees appeared at a party campaign event together Monday. They're working to spread of message of unity going into the general election campaign season.

Phil Bryant endorses Lynn Fitch in Attorney General race

Fitch defeated attorney Andy Taggart in a party primary runoff and will face Democrat Jennifer Riley Collins in the Nov. 5 general election.

  Tate Reeves says general election campaign will be ‘hard-fought’

Tate Reeves is back on the campaign trail and talking about the race for Governor leading up to November.

Waller will not endorse candidate in general election

Reeves will face Democratic Attorney General Jim Hood and two other candidates in November.

  Democratic candidates stump for votes ahead of general election

Statewide candidates are keeping the campaign trail hot with just more than two months to go until the general election.

  Mississippi Governor’s race heats up with GOP runoff complete

Tate Reeves and Bill Waller are officially opponents and ready to look ahead to November's general election.

  Jim Hood reacts to Tate Reeves’ victory in GOP governor run-off election

The general election will be held November 5th.

Lee Vance defeats incumbent Victor Mason in Democratic runoff for Hinds County Sheriff

Former Jackson Police Chief Lee Vance has defeated Incumbent Victor Mason for the Democratic nomination for Hinds County Sheriff.

DECISION 2019: Primary Runoff Election Results

As numbers come in throughout the evening, these results will update.

Fitch wins Republican nomination for attorney general

Two-term state Treasurer Lynn Fitch has won the Republican nomination for Mississippi attorney general.

AP: Reeves wins GOP runoff for governor

Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has won the Republican nomination for governor.

INTERACTIVE MAP: See Mississippi’s gubernatorial vote county-by-county

See Mississippi’s gubernatorial vote county-by-county

Waller campaign hits four counties on eve of runoff

The Republican gubernatorial candidate said he had a positive response in Tate, Grenada and Madison counties, where he ended the day.

Tate Reeves makes final push for votes ahead of runoff election

Tate Reeves is making a final push for votes from the top to the bottom of the state.

Congressman Trent Kelly endorses Delbert Hosemann in bid for Lieutenant Governor

The General Election in Mississippi is November 5, 2019.

  CONSIDER THIS: Vote Tuesday

If you didn’t vote in the primary election, you can vote Tuesday in either party runoff.

  Reeves and Waller debate less than a week ahead of runoff election

With less than a week till the primary runoff elections, Tate Reeve and Bill Waller, Jr. squared off for a 30 minute debate Wednesday.

  Waller refutes ‘liberal’ advertising claims, looks ahead to November

At a campaign stop six days before Mississippi’s primary runoff election, GOP gubernatorial candidate Bill Waller Jr. said he and his opponent have very different approaches to their campaigns, referring to some of the negative campaign ads that have surfaced since the August primary.

Colendula Green endorses Victor Mason for Hinds County Sheriff

Victor Mason, the current Hinds County Sheriff, and former Jackson Police Chief Lee Vance face off in the Democratic runoff Tuesday night.

  Tate Reeves prepares for primary runoff

Tate Reeves is preparing for the primary runoff election that's one week from today.

  Former Governor Haley Barbour among those supporting Tate Reeves in GOP Gubernatorial runoff

Tate Reeves is joined by several GOP elected officials supporting him ahead of the August 27 runoff.

  Fitch vs. Taggart: All eyes on the GOP battle for Attorney General

Lynn Fitch and Andy Taggart are making their final pitches to voters as they approach one week till the primary runoff.

Chris McDaniel endorses Tate Reeves for Miss. governor

Republican gubernatorial candidate Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves has been endorsed by Mississippi State Sen. Chris McDaniel.

Robert Foster endorses Bill Waller ahead of primary runoff for Mississippi Governor

Foster was eliminated in the primary on August 6. In that primary, Reeves received 49% of the vote, while Waller received 33% and Foster 18%

Mark Baker endorses Andy Taggart in Attorney General race

Between the two of them, Taggart and Baker tallied 56% of the votes cast last Tuesday in the first primary.

  Tate Reeves and Bill Waller prepare for GOP gubernatorial primary runoff

Tate Reeves and Bill Waller Jr. are heading to a runoff in three weeks.

Mason, Vance headed to runoff for Hinds County Sheriff

Both men say for the next few weeks they will be putting out sings and pushing their platforms to get more voters to the polls.

Jim Hood wins Democratic gubernatorial primary, gears up general election

This week, a group called Mississippi Strong -- a political action committee -- launched an ad campaign attacking what they call Hood’s liberal alliances.

DECISION 2019: Election Results

Interactive Election Map

Reeves, Waller headed for runoff in Mississippi

Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and former state Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. are headed to a runoff for the Republican nomination for governor.

Decision 2019: Polls close in Mississippi primary election

The polls are closed in Mississippi’s primary election and the results will soon be in for governor, statewide and local races.

Robert Shuler Smith shares his platform and vision in bid for governor

Robert Shuler Smith shares his platform and vision in bid for governor

  Bill Waller Jr. shares why he wants to be Mississippi’s next governor

With a chuckle and earnest grin, Mississippi gubernatorial candidate Bill Waller Junior makes his way from house to house at this year’s Neshoba County Fair, eager to tell Mississippians who he is and what he plans to do if elected.

  Gubernatorial candidates speak at Neshoba County Fair

Neshoba County Fair political speeches are considered one of the last big campaign stops ahead of next Tuesday's election.

  Lt. Governor candidates make their pitches to voters at the Neshoba County Fair

The race that drew a big crowd Wednesday was the Lt. Governor’s race, and it’s not expected to be a primary fight.

  Tate Reeves discusses why he’s running for the Republican nomination for Governor

Tate Reeves is running for the Republican nomination for Governor. He sits down to discuss where he stands on the issues and what separates him from his opponents.

Primary Election Day: Contact information and reminders

Polls open for the 2019 Primary Election at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 6.

Reeves holds lead over Waller in latest Mason-Dixon poll; still short of 50% needed to avoid runoff

Statewide, 41% of likely Republican primary voters support Reeves and 31% back Waller, but third-place candidate Robert Foster is drawing 13% of the vote.