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***Live Updates*** Trump Holds Mississippi Rally

President Donald Trump will hold a rally in Mississippi on Tuesday evening as he barnstorms across the country this week trying to help Republicans keep the House and the Senate.

Trump held a rally in Tennessee on Monday and is expected to hold rallies in Minnesota and Kansas later in the week before heading to Iowa next week. Stay tuned to Breitbart News for live updates. All time eastern.

Chris McDaniel promises a victory against Sen. Thad Cochran to a late night audience Tuesday at the Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg, Miss.

Chris McDaniel Will Challenge Sen. Roger Wicker in Mississippi

Mississippi State Senator Chris McDaniel, the populist-conservative who came within a hair’s breadth of clinching the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in 2014, announced Wednesday he would challenge his state’s other GOP incumbent this year.

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NRSC Chair Wicker Expects DREAM Act Debate

Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS), the chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC), indicated that Republicans leaders will have a debate about potentially giving citizenship to so-called DREAMers in this Congress. “I think the first thing we’ll do is a

Thad Cochran Replaces Campaign Manager Amid Ugly Post-Primary Battle

Thad Cochran Replaces Campaign Manager Amid Ugly Post-Primary Battle

Sen. Thad Cochran’s campaign manager, Kirk Sims, has been replaced by his state director Brad Davis, according to a GOP source close to the campaign. The source, who has first-hand knowledge of the information from speaking to campaign officials, also

Horowitz: Which Party's Base Did Cochran 'Broaden'?

Horowitz: Which Party's Base Did Cochran 'Broaden'?

Last Tuesday’s GOP primary runoff in Mississippi is turning out to be the most revealing incident in the protracted fight between the conservative grassroots and the GOP establishment. The GOP party leadership has been exposed for their true motives in

Roger Wicker a No-Show at Cochran Rally

Roger Wicker a No-Show at Cochran Rally

JACKSON, Mississippi — Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS) was listed as a speaker at a campaign rally for Sen. Thad Cochran today but will instead be in Washington, D.C. for a relatively routine and non-controversial vote, his spokesman said. An advisory

Sen. Wicker Slams Cuts to Veterans' Pensions in Budget Deal

Sen. Wicker Slams Cuts to Veterans' Pensions in Budget Deal

Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS) said on Fox News on Wednesday that the “secret” nature of the budget negotiations between House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) results in things like

Pension Cuts for Disabled Veterans, Current Civilian Workers Spared

Pension Cuts for Disabled Veterans, Current Civilian Workers Spared

The military pension cuts in the “bipartisan budget deal” crafted by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Sen. Patty Murrary (D-WA) do not spare disabled veterans. In fact, disabled veterans who “were previously thought to be exempt from changes to military

Year-End Agreement: Budget Heads to Final Passage

Year-End Agreement: Budget Heads to Final Passage

(AP) Year-end agreement: Budget heads to final passageBy DAVID ESPOAP Special CorrespondentWASHINGTONYear-end legislation to ease Congress’ chronic budget brinkmanship and soften across-the-board spending cuts moved to the cusp of final passage Tuesday, a rare display of Senate bipartisanship that masked

Ricin Suspect Released from Jail

Ricin Suspect Released from Jail

(AP) APNewsBreak: Ricin suspect released from jailBy JEFF AMYAssociated PressOXFORD, Miss.The Mississippi man charged with sending poisoned letters to President Barack Obama, a U.S. senator and a state judge was released from jail on Tuesday, federal official said, though the

Hearing Resumes Tuesday for Ricin Suspect

Hearing Resumes Tuesday for Ricin Suspect

(AP) Hearing resumes Tuesday for Miss. ricin suspectBy JEFF AMYAssociated PressOXFORD, Miss.More discussion was likely Tuesday of the mental state of the Mississippi man accused of mailing poisoned letters to President Barack Obama, a U.S. senator and a local judge.

Family Says Accused Ricin Mailer Is Mentally Ill

Family Says Accused Ricin Mailer Is Mentally Ill

(AP) – The stories from family and acquaintances of a Mississippi man charged with sending ricin-laced letters to the president and other officials describe a caring father and enthusiastic musician who struggled with mental illness and pursued a conspiracy theory

Ricin Letter Sent to Obama, Senator Wicker

Ricin Letter Sent to Obama, Senator Wicker

A letter addressed to President Barack Obama and Senator Roger Wicker has tested positive for Ricin poison, according to the Secret Service. The letters arrived at a postal facility and is not near the White House or Capitol Hill. “This

Letter with Ricin Sent to Senator Wicker

Letter with Ricin Sent to Senator Wicker

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says a letter containing ricin or another poision was sent to the office of Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi. In brief remarks to reporters in the Capitol, Reid did not say when

Tea Party-Backed Cruz Wins Texas Senate Seat

Tea Party-Backed Cruz Wins Texas Senate Seat

(AP) WASHINGTONTea-Party-backed Republican Ted Cruz has won the Texas Senate seat, making him the third Hispanic member of the Senate. Three more Democrats have won re-election: Sens. Debbie Stabenow of Michigan, Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and Kirsten Gillibrand of New York.

Republicans Arrive United: It's All About the Economy

Republicans Arrive United: It's All About the Economy

The RNC opened quietly Monday, with Republicans aware of the possible damage that might be incurred by Hurricane Isaac, and quietly waiting for the real action to begin today. But as quiet as the convention was, there was a silent

Remarkable Stories Provide Much To Be Thankful For

This year, with our new film The Gift Of Life in the forefront of my mind, I have been thinking about how thankful I am for life. The film, hosted by the great advocate for life Governor Mike Huckabee, profiles