Reed Branson

History Might Repeat in Mississippi

By: - November 3, 2003

Mississippi Gov. Ronnie Musgrove, a socially conservative Democrat with unquestioned political drive, finds himself in the fight of his political career on the eve of statewide elections here. Musgrove, 47, is trailing in a tight race against Haley Barbour, the former head of the Republican National Committee and one of Washington’s super lobbyists who got […]

Listening Sessions Help Mississippi Gov Stay in Touch

By: - August 23, 2001

They gather in the morning, with excitement, hope or even desperation in their eyes. Once each month, ordinary Mississippi citizens find their way, one-by-one, to a desk outside governor’s office on the third floor of the capitol. There, they sign up for a slot later in the day to spend five minutes with a man […]