Just a couple hours after lawmakers voted to remove the state flag featuring the Confederate battle emblem, Mississippi Today’s political reporters huddled in a conference room on the fourth floor of the Mississippi Capitol to debrief and think back on the wild weeks leading up to that vote.

In the final week of 2020, Mississippi Today re-airs that podcast — our favorite episode of the year.

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Adam Ganucheau, as Mississippi Today's editor-in-chief, oversees the newsroom and works with the editorial team to fulfill our mission of producing high-quality journalism in the public interest. Adam has covered politics and state government for Mississippi Today since February 2016. A native of Hazlehurst, Adam has worked as a staff reporter for AL.com, The Birmingham News and The Clarion-Ledger and his work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post and Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Adam earned his bachelor’s in journalism from the University of Mississippi.