Mississippi Election 2018: The candidates

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Senate I, regularly scheduled election for term ending in 2018:

Republican primary

Roger Wicker, Republican (incumbent)





Richard Boyanton, Republican

Democratic primary


David Baria, Democrat





Jensen Bohren, Democrat





Jerone Garland, Democrat





Victor Maurice, Democrat


Omeria Scott, Democrat


Howard Sherman, Democrat

Uncontested primaries


Shawn O’Hara, Reform


Danny Bedwell, Libertarian


Congressional District 1

Trent Kelly, Republican (incumbent)


Randy Wadkins, Democrat


Tracella Lou O’Hara Hill, Reform
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Congressional District 2

Bennie Thompson, Democrat (incumbent)


Troy Ray, Independent


Irving Harris, Reform
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Congressional District 3

Republican primary

Sally Doty, Republican





Morgan Dunn, Republican


Michael Guest, Republican


Whit Hughes, Republican


Perry Parker, Republican


Katherine Tate, Republican

Democratic primary

Michael Aycox, Democrat


Michael Evans, Democrat


Matthew Holland, Reform
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Congressional District 4

Republican primary

Steven Palazzo, Republican (incumbent)




Brian Rose, Republican


Uncontested primariesĀ 


Jeramey Anderson, Democrat


Lajena Sheets, Reform
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Senate II, special election to fill seat of retired Sen. Thad Cochran; term ends in 2020:

Cindy Hyde-Smith, Republican (incumbent, appointed)


Chris McDaniel, Republican





Mike Espy, Democrat


Tobey Bartee, Democrat
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