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The Other Side: Mississippi Today’s Political Podcast

Aug 8, 2022

Nicole Akins Boyd, R-Oxford, a first-term state senator, talks with Mississippi Today’s Geoff Pender and Bobby Harrison about ways to improve the lives of mothers and children in light of the U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade. She is chairing the nine-member Senate Study Group on Women, Children and...


Aug 1, 2022

Mississippi Today political reporters Bobby Harrison and Geoff Pender recap what was a more eventful Neshoba County Fair political speakings than what normally occurs in off-election years. A lot of the talk centered around the overturn of Roe v. Wade and questions from the media about the ongoing scandal that has...


Jul 25, 2022

Mississippi Today’s political team discusses an important week that will officially kick off the anticipated 2023 statewide and legislative election cycle. 


Jul 18, 2022

Investigative reporter Anna Wolfe joins Mississippi Today's Adam Ganucheau and Geoff Pender to discuss a dramatic legal development in the state's ongoing welfare scandal case. The trio also break down where the investigation sits today and where it may be headed.


Jul 11, 2022

Mississippi Today reporters Isabelle Taft, Geoff Pender and Bobby Harrison discuss issues related to abortion and health care in Mississippi in light of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision saying abortion is no longer a protected right under the federal Constitution. But importantly, how does the 1998 state...