Six state senators to endorse Chris McDaniel

Six state senators will endorse Senator Chris McDaniel Wednesday at the Movie Star Restaurant in Hattiesburg.

According to McDaniel spokesman Noel Fritsch, the senators are as follows: Phillip Gandy (R- Dist. 43), Angela Hill (R- Dist. 40), Billy Hudson (R- Dist. 45), Tony Smith (R- Dist. 47), Melanie Sojourner (R- Dist. 37) and Michael Watson (R- Dist. 51).

Hill, Hudson, Sojourner and Watson each spoke at McDaniel's campaign watch party on the night of the Republican primary and have campaigned along his side at multiple events.

The endorsement will be at 3:30 p.m.

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