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The Other Side: Mississippi Today’s Political Podcast

May 29, 2023

Mississippi Today's Adam Ganucheau, Geoff Pender, Bobby Harrison and Taylor Vance break down frequently asked questions about the 2023 lieutenant governor's race. The Republican primary features incumbent Lt. Gov. Delbert Hosemann and state Sen. Chris McDaniel.

May 22, 2023

Mississippi Today's Geoff Pender, Bobby Harrison, and Adam Ganucheau break down Mississippi's very loose campaign finance laws. They discuss some recent issues with the laws and nearly complete lack of enforcement of them, why that should matter to voters, and what could be done to improve them.

May 15, 2023

Mississippi Today's Adam Ganucheau, Geoff Pender and new political reporter Taylor Vance discuss the early days of the 2023 governor's race. They also break down a key campaign finance reporting period that will set the tone for how campaigns try to reach voters.

May 10, 2023

Mississippi Today reporter Anna Wolfe won the 2023 Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting for her remarkable investigation “The Backchannel,” which uncovered the depth of the sprawling $77 million welfare scandal, the largest embezzlement of federal funds in the state’s history. Anna joins Mississippi...

May 8, 2023

Mississippi Today's political team is off this week, resting up for a big coverage plan for the 2023 statewide and legislative elections. Join us next week for the best political interviews and analysis in Mississippi.