McDaniel Responds to Supreme Court Ruling

Laurel, MS — Republican Chris McDaniel issued a statement today in the wake of the Supreme Court’s dismissal of his motion to appeal. “Republicans in Mississippi are still left wanting for justice after June’s Republican primary was decided by more than 40,000 Democrats,” McDaniel said. “Worse yet, the courts refused even to hear our challenge,”…Keep Reading

McDaniel Files Notice of Appeal in Jones County

Laurel, MS – Lawyers for Republican Chris McDaniel filed a Notice of Appeal with the Jones County Circuit Clerk today. Late on Thursday, September 4, Judge McGehee entered a final judgement granting Sen. Thad Cochran’s motion to dismiss. “A simple reading of the election statute, giving Senator McDaniel authority to present his challenge, clearly indicates that this case should…Keep Reading

McDaniel Gets a Day in Court

Judge Hollis McGehee today issued the Scheduling Order for McDaniel v. Thad Cochran. Per Judge McGehee: “The trial of this case shall commence on Monday, September 15, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. and continue thereafter until completed… however, in no event shall the trial of this matter extend beyond Friday, October 3, 2014.”

Judge appointed in McDaniel challenge

Former Southwest Mississippi Chancery Judge Hollis McGehee has been appointed to hear Chris McDaniel’s challenge of the June 24 GOP runoff he lost to incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran. State Supreme Court Justice William Waller Jr. appointed McGehee on Friday, after McDaniel filed his court challenge on Thursday, the deadline for him to do so. McGehee…Keep Reading

McDaniel Files Legal Challenge in Jones County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Noel Fritsch 202-374-7371 August 14, 2014 McDaniel Files Legal Challenge in Jones County Laurel, MS – Republican Chris McDaniel and his lead attorney Mitch Tyner filed his challenge to the June 24 Republican primary runoff election today. McDaniel filed his challenge in Jones County. “Republicans did not elect the nominee on…Keep Reading

Tea Party Express Supports McDaniel Election Challenge

Today Tea Party Express announced their support of the McDaniel Challenge to the June 24 runoff election in Mississippi. Read the press release below.   Sacramento, CA – Tea Party Express, the nation’s largest Tea Party political action committee, is supporting Senator Chris McDaniel’s legal challenge and is calling on the Mississippi Republican Party Executive Committee…Keep Reading