Mississippi transplant reaches goal of attending DNC

A long and winding road to the Democratic convention One Mississippi Democratic delegate traveled a circuitous route to the convention. Since spring, Jon Delperdang has served as an alternate delegate for the Mississippi Democratic Party. Delperdang’s journey, carrying to Philadelphia the wishes of the 2nd Congressional District Democrats in Mississippi began in Blaine, Minn., a … Continue reading Mississippi transplant reaches goal of attending DNC

Mississippi delegates agree on a need for gun reform

DNC Black Caucus: Eric Holder, a Mississippian and guns In the wake of police shootings, nightclub shootings and two ambushes of police officer, guns were on the agenda at the DNC’s Black Caucus. Former Attorney General Eric Holder said he doubts he’d vote for a candidate who didn’t favor gun regulation. And delegates seemed to … Continue reading Mississippi delegates agree on a need for gun reform

Wasserman Schultz roundly booed as she tried to speak

Mississippi delegation not exactly sad to see Wasserman Schultz go Mississippi delegates to the Democratic National Convention were having breakfast Monday about the same time embattled former party leader Debbie Wasserman Schultz was taking heat from her own Florida delegation. Wasserman Schultz’s role in the convention was in trouble from the time emails hacked from … Continue reading Wasserman Schultz roundly booed as she tried to speak

Pairings

CorrespondentNews Organization Aishwarya MenonAmerican Urban Radio Network aurn.com New York Alexa RossAll Digitocracy alldigitocracy.org Washington Brianna SpauseThe Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette islandpacket.com Hilton Head Island, SC Cherea HatcherBradenton Herald bradenton.com Bradenton, FL Christina KlosTri-City Herald tricityherald.com Kennewick, WA Christopher AbruzzoSun Herald sunherald.com Gulfport, MS Hannah McComseyThe Telegraph macon.com Macon, GA Harrison BrinkThe Fresno … Continue reading Pairings