Decision 2020

  Sec. of State says woke, uninformed college students could sway elections under voter reform

Mississippi Secretary of State Michael Watson spoke out against voting reform efforts.

ELECTION RESULTS: Where each race stands

Gov. Reeves rebukes idea of early, mail-in voting in Mississippi: ‘Too much chaos’

  Stormy Daniels finds new career as paranormal investigator, teams with Mississippi ghost hunters

Kanye West received over 3,000 votes in Mississippi on Election Day

Initiative 65 passes in Miss., clearing way for medical marijuana

  Absentee accepted at drop boxes through midnight

Continued Coverage

Director Michael Moore says don’t believe the polls: ‘The Trump vote is always... undercounted’

Hinds Co. warns of election-related phone scam

Hinds Co. announces precinct changes ahead of Tuesday’s election

Miss. Sec. of State: 190,000 absentee ballots requested before Election Day

Mississippi absentee voting continues to increase

  Hyde-Smith: Debates for ‘losing candidates, reporters’

58,000 absentee ballots have been received in Mississippi

The secretary of state’s office says more than 91,000 absentee ballots have been requested.

Sample ballot: Here’s everything Mississippians will vote for in November

With November 3 nearing, all options on Mississippi’s ballots are finalized.

Mississippi GOP chooses new Chairman

Mississippi State Republican Party has a new chairman.

Mississippi seeks to dismiss lawsuit on elections amid COVID

Secretary of State Michael Watson and Attorney General Lynn Fitch filed court papers Friday.

  366 absentee ballots cast on first day of absentee voting in Hinds County

Miss. Supreme Court denies absentee ballots for COVID concerns

  Clinton mayor takes back statements questioning attorney for George Robinson’s family ties to DA

  Sister Act: Presidential hopeful relies on sister to help execute ‘Operation Restoration'

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

  ELECTION RESULTS: 2020 primary races

DECISION 2020: What to know before you vote in the Miss. primary

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

Campaign ads, endorsements and candidate visits have all picked up in the last week.

Mississippi Senate Democrats endorse Joe Biden for presidency

Senate Democrats announced they are endorsing former Vice President Joe Biden.

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

Mississippi's primary election day is less than a week away.And the state is garnering attention from Democratic candidates Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders.

Senator Bernie Sanders cancels campaign stop in the Capital City

Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has canceled his stop in Jackson.

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

A new poll is giving some insight into how some voters are feeling about the presidential candidates.

Mayor Lumumba endorses Bernie Sanders for president

Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba is endorsing Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders for president, Sanders’ campaign announced Friday.

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

Mike Espy launched his campaign for U.S. Senate Tuesday.

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

The governor-elect is in the process of putting together a transition team to help create his vision for the state.

  Newly-elected Mississippi Republican leaders have some policy differences

While all the statewide elected positions are going to be held by Republicans, not all of them see eye to eye on some of the big issues.

  Tate Reeves wins competitive race against Jim Hood for Mississippi governor

Republicans are strengthening their dominance in Mississippi by keeping the governorship and picking up the last remaining statewide office that has been held by a Democrat.

  Democratic Attorney General candidate Jennifer Riley Collins remains hopeful after defeat

Democratic Attorney General Candidate Jennifer Riley Collin was defeated by Republican candidate Lynn Fitch during Tuesday nights election.

DECISION 2019: Reeves projected to win Governor’s race

The tightly-contested gubernatorial race between Tate Reeves and Jim Hood is at the top of mind for many Mississippians who went to the polls Tuesday.

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

Mississippi M.O.V.E. is offering residents in the Gulfport, Jackson and metro Hattiesburg areas free rides to the polls to cast their ballot in the 2019 General Election.

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

Vice President Mike Pence was on the Mississippi Gulf Coast Monday lending his name and voice in support of Tate Reeves.

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

The race for Attorney General is set to make history, no matter the outcome.

US judge not blocking multistep Mississippi election system

A federal judge has ruled that he will not immediately block Mississippi’s unique, multistep process for electing a governor and other statewide officials.

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

Days before Mississippi’s gubernatorial election, President Donald Trump will be in Tupelo for a rally.

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

The Mississippi Economic Council's Hobnob has been bringing politicians and business leaders together for the last 18 years.But it takes on new meaning in statewide election years.

  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.