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Stories with person: Jim Hood
  • Miss. governor up with TV ads, but no air time yet for Dem 
    Updated: Oct-08-15 5:40 am

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant's campaign is running its first TV commercials this election season, but a new analysis shows his Democratic challenger, truck driver Robert Gray, hasn't bought any air time.

  • Democrats try to gain in House as GOP seeks supermajority 
    Updated: Oct-01-15 3:34 pm

    BOONEVILLE, Mississippi - Tracy Arnold had never held elected office before 2011, when the Republican won a House seat that had long been in the hands of Democrats and once epitomized the party's dominance in the state.

  • Hurst, Hood spar over corruption investigation of ex-chief 
    Updated: Sep-25-15 4:40 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Republican challenger Mike Hurst says he thinks Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood's office leaked information years ago to a police chief who was the target of a corruption investigation. But, Democrat Hood's campaign manager says Hurst "has manufactured a complete lie using a defeated sheriff as a mouthpiece."