Results come in as polls close for Miss. primaries
PINE BELT, Miss. (WDAM) - Votes are being counted as polls are now closed for the 2022 Mississippi primary elections.
If you happen to be in line to vote at 7 p.m., you will still be allowed to vote.
Party nominees for each of the state’s four congressional seats will be chosen by voters Tuesday, and the winners will represent their respective parties in November.
If runoffs are needed, they will be on June 28.
- U.S. House District 1 GOP - Trent Kelly (R) *incumbent
- U.S. House District 1 DEM - Dianne Black (D)
- U.S. House District 2 DEM - Bennie Thompson (D) *incumbent
- U.S. House District 3 DEM - Shuwaski Young (D)
- U.S. House District 4 DEM - Johnny DuPree (D)
The Associated Press is also expecting runoff elections for U.S. House District 4 GOP with incumbent Steven Palazzo (R) and U.S. House District 2 GOP.
As of Tuesday night, the U.S. House District 3 GOP election is still too close to call between incumbent Michael Guest (R) and Michael Cassidy (R).
As both Democratic and Republican parties prepare to campaign for control of the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate later in the year, the midterm Congressional primaries are considered crucial for both parties.
To learn about each candidate in the 3rd and 4th Congressional Districts primaries, click on the links provided below:
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