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Ep. 14: Engaging Young Voters

Ep. 14: Engaging Young Voters

One group's efforts to register young voters in Mississippi and keep them engaged in politics

One group's efforts to register young voters in Mississippi and keep them engaged in politics
Description: Arekia Bennett, executive director of Mississippi Votes, joins host Adam Ganucheau to discuss the group's efforts to register millennials to vote in Mississippi and keep them engaged civically ahead of the 2018 midterms.

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Ep. 13: Fact-checking Mike Espy and Cindy Hyde-Smith

Ep. 13: Fact-checking Mike Espy and Cindy Hyde-Smith

What Senate candidates Mike Espy and Cindy Hyde-Smith got wrong during 2018 Neshoba County Fair speeches

U.S. Senate candidates Mike Espy and Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith delivered speeches at the Neshoba County Fair. Host Adam Ganucheau combs through the speeches and adds context to many of their comments.

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Ep. 12: Chris McDaniel Factcheck

Ep. 12: Chris McDaniel Factcheck

What Senate candidate Chris McDaniel got wrong during his Neshoba County Fair speech

U.S. Senate candidate Chris McDaniel gave a 17-minute speech this week at the Neshoba County Fair. Host Adam Ganucheau combs through the speech and adds context to many of McDaniel’s comments.

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Ep. 11: The Childers Chapter

Ep. 11: The Childers Chapter

Travis Childers dishes on running as a Democrat in Mississippi

Former Congressman Travis Childers talks about his many 2008 congressional races and his 2014 bid for U.S. Senate.

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Ep. 10: Frontage Road Politics

Ep. 10: Frontage Road Politics

How might a state investigation affect the 2018 midterms and beyond?

Bobby Harrison joins Adam to discuss the state attorney general’s investigation of a $2 million frontage road and how it could affect Mississippi politics in the coming weeks and months

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Ep. 9: Moving Forward: Mississippi Today’s Political Coverage

Ep. 9: Moving Forward: Mississippi Today’s Political Coverage

The 2018 midterms will get wild, and Mississippi Today will be there every step of the way

R.L. Nave, editor-in-chief of Mississippi Today, joins Adam to talk about what you can expect from Mississippi Today’s political team covering the 2018 midterms.

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Ep. 8: Baria’s Blueprint

Ep. 8: Baria’s Blueprint

Senate candidate David Baria's team has a strategy to win the Senate seat in November

Pam Shaw, political director for David Baria’s campaign, joins Adam to talk about what worked for them in the primary and how they plan to overcome Sen. Roger Wicker in the November general election.

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Ep. 7: MS GOP: Big Picture

Ep. 7: MS GOP: Big Picture

Post primary, the Republican Party has a plan.

Adam talks to GOP Chairman Lucien Smith about their 2018 strategy and how it relates to the Democratic challengers.

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Ep. 6: Setting the Field

Ep. 6: Setting the Field

Dive into the June 26 runoffs, which will determine the final political matchups for November.

Who has the best shot at winning the GOP third congressional and Democratic Senate runoffs on June 26? Who’s backing the candidates? What candidates have the most cash to blow? Host Adam Ganucheau and Mississippi Today reporter Bobby Harrison break it all down.

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Ep. 5: Democratic Dialogue

Ep. 5: Democratic Dialogue

Interviews with David Baria and Howard Sherman

On June 26, voters will decide between Democratic Senate candidates David Baria and Howard Sherman. In this episode, both candidates joined host Adam Ganucheau in separate interviews to talk issues, their campaigns and their perceived chances of winning in November.

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Ep. 4: Runoff Rundown

Ep. 4: Runoff Rundown

There’s still a ways to go before we know who’ll face Sen. Roger Wicker in November.

How exactly did Howard Sherman do so well? How close was Michael Guest from avoiding a runoff? What should we expect in the June 26 runoff? Why was turnout so low? On this episode of “The Jungle,” Nathan Shrader, co-chair of the political science department at Millsaps College, joins Adam Ganucheau to break it all down.

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Ep. 3: Primary Preview

Ep. 3: Primary Preview

What to expect ahead of the June 5 primaries

Join Adam Ganucheau and Bobby Harrison for a conversation about what to expect in the June 5 primary elections.

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Ep. 2: The Groundwork

Ep. 2: The Groundwork

Insider’s guide to campaigning in Mississippi

Adam talks to Stuart Stevens, nationally recognized political strategist, about the 2018 midterms in Mississippi.

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Ep. 1: Welcome to the Jungle

Ep. 1: Welcome to the Jungle

What’s the podcast all about?

Join host Adam Ganucheau and producer Mary Margaret White for a conversation about what you can expect to hear on The Jungle.

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