WALTERS: Trashing Conservatives: Why Charlie Mitchell Gets It Wrong.

By Ryan Walters | October 4th, 2016 at 11:02 am

BY: Ryan Walters / Mississippi PEP Contributor

Ryan Walters is a life-long Mississippian from Jones County. He is a professor of history holding a bachelor and master’s degree in American history from the University of Southern Mississippi. He is the author of "The Last Jeffersonian: Grover Cleveland and the Path to Restoring the Republic." Find more of his writing at MississippiConservativeDaily.com

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Contributor, Elections, Ole Miss, Republican, Thad Cochran, Voter Fraud

“Mississippi 2014 was not the result of an anti-incumbent backlash; it was the beginning and the turning point that fueled the Trump Train and the Cruz Crew in 2016.” Charlie Mitchell is the assistant dean, and assistant professor, of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media at Ole Miss, which means, presumably, that he […]

WALTERS: Sec. of State Delbert Hosemann’s Politically Selective Oversight is Blatant Hypocrisy

By Ryan Walters | September 27th, 2016 at 6:38 am

BY: Ryan Walters / Mississippi PEP Contributor

Ryan Walters is a life-long Mississippian from Jones County. He is a professor of history holding a bachelor and master’s degree in American history from the University of Southern Mississippi. He is the author of "The Last Jeffersonian: Grover Cleveland and the Path to Restoring the Republic." Find more of his writing at MississippiConservativeDaily.com

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Contributor, Delbert Hosemann, Election Reform, Ethics, MS Secretary of State, Politics, Republican, Thad Cochran

Recently, two Jackson-based Republican political operatives, Greg Brand and George Williams, entered no contest pleas for a misdemeanor charge concerning a printed campaign mailer distributed during the 2015 state election cycle. Their target was Madison mayor Mary Hawkins-Butler, who was running in the primary for State Auditor. The mailer ridiculed Hawkins-Butler but was also anonymously […]

To Improve Navy Shipbuiding in Mississippi Sen. Cochran Helping Ingalls Find Subcontractor . . . From China?

By MississippI PEP Staff | September 16th, 2016 at 6:17 am

BY: MississippI PEP Staff /

The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Federal Government, Gulf Coast, Mississippi, National, News, Pascagoula, Public Safety, Thad Cochran, US Congress

Senior executives from a major U.S. defense contractor toured China last month as part of their search for a foreign company to build a dry dock for U.S. Navy ships, with the help of the chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee. The trip raised eyebrows both inside the Pentagon and among experts who don’t believe a […]

Cochran and Childers both on schedule to speak Wednesday at Hobnob Mississippi 2014.

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 27th, 2014 at 5:21 pm

BY: MississippI PEP Staff /

The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Mississippi Economic Council, Politics, Thad Cochran

The 13th Annual Hobnob Mississippi will be held on Wednesday, October 29 from 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Held at the Mississippi Coliseum at the State Fairgrounds in Jackson, Hobnob Mississippi is a fun political rally-styled event that features Mississippi’s statewide elected officials and candidates for statewide office. The event this year will be held inside due […]

Game Changer? Childers becomes first Democrat to sign anti-amnesty pledge.

By MississippI PEP Staff | October 2nd, 2014 at 3:08 pm

BY: MississippI PEP Staff /

The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Democrats, Elections, Immigration, Thad Cochran

Mississippi Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Travis Childers today became the first Democrat to sign an anti-amnesty pledge from the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), a unexpected and extraordinary play that could significantly change the dynamics of his campaign against incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS). Childers, a former Congressman, signed the pledge Thursday that was […]

Bloomberg Plans “Counterweight” to NRA: Will Cochran help?

By Dana Criswell | July 10th, 2014 at 9:10 am

BY: Dana Criswell / State Representative District 6

Dana is a Mississippi PEP Contributor since 2014, writing about the Second Amendment and related gun news. He currently serves District-6 as a state representative in the MS House. He is from Olive Branch.

Filed Under: Commentary, Contributor, Dana Criswell, Elections, Feature Stories, Federal Government, Mississippi PEP, Opinion, Politics, Republican, Second Amendment, Thad Cochran

In an effort to further his gun-control agenda Thad Cochran’s financial partner, Michael Bloomberg, will begin surveying federal candidates in the 2014 midterm elections on gun issues. Bloomberg’s goal is to create a “counterweight” to the National Rifle Association by spending more than $50 million to discredit the NRA and any candidate that indicates they […]

Wicker Laughs at the Conservatives of Mississippi

By Dana Criswell | July 6th, 2014 at 12:22 pm

BY: Dana Criswell / State Representative District 6

Dana is a Mississippi PEP Contributor since 2014, writing about the Second Amendment and related gun news. He currently serves District-6 as a state representative in the MS House. He is from Olive Branch.

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Commentary, Contributor, Dana Criswell, Elections, Federal Government, Opinion, Politics, Republican, Roger Wicker, Second Amendment, Thad Cochran

While Mississippi voters watch and wait to see the final outcome of Thad Cochran’s illegal vote-buying campaign, a few important revelations are becoming increasingly apparent. Throughout the campaign we watched the ruling class republican party and its soldiers fall in line behind Cochran and in Desoto County we witnessed a party leader’s arrest for stealing […]

Who else will step forward to communicate the conservative vision in Mississippi?

By Keith Plunkett | July 2nd, 2014 at 3:05 pm

BY: Keith Plunkett / Editor

Keith Plunkett is a Policy Consultant, Editor, Writer, Founder and Publisher of MississippiPEP.com. http://mississippipep.com/profilegrid_blogs/keith-plunkett/

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Contributor, Feature Stories, Keith Plunkett, Mississippi, Mississippi PEP, Opinion, Politics, Thad Cochran

People are realizing they’ve been misled and their trust has been misused and misplaced. A critical mass is building in Mississippi and they are ready to fight for themselves, their neighbors and their children’s future. That energy will not be bottled up again.

Cochran Enables Haley Barbour to Skim Federal Money for Family and Clients

By Keith Plunkett | March 30th, 2014 at 1:19 pm

BY: Keith Plunkett / Editor

Keith Plunkett is a Policy Consultant, Editor, Writer, Founder and Publisher of MississippiPEP.com. http://mississippipep.com/profilegrid_blogs/keith-plunkett/

Filed Under: Chris McDaniel, Contributor, Ethics, Feature Stories, Federal Government, Haley Barbour, Keith Plunkett, Mississippi, Mississippi PEP, MS State Government, Politics, Thad Cochran

Thad Cochran made sure no-bid contracts were part of the Katrina relief package and that Haley Barbour held the reins of the spending, so Barbour and his cronies could make out like bandits.

Cochran should answer for his support of federal gun regulations.

By Dana Criswell | February 17th, 2014 at 12:05 pm

BY: Dana Criswell / State Representative District 6

Dana is a Mississippi PEP Contributor since 2014, writing about the Second Amendment and related gun news. He currently serves District-6 as a state representative in the MS House. He is from Olive Branch.

Filed Under: Dana Criswell, Elections, Mississippi, Mississippi PEP, Second Amendment, Thad Cochran

Mississippi is beginning the process of selecting someone to represent us in the United States Senate. Over the past 36 years Thad Cochran has been selected by the people of Mississippi to be one of our spokesmen in Washington, D.C. As we consider whether we should allow him to continue representing us we should look […]