They all received endorsements from Governor Phil Bryant, and promptly lost. Often in embarrassing fashion. And tonight is no different:
After much ado over Biloxi Mayoral candidate Fofo Gilich's Republican credentials, Bryant endorsed Windy Swetman and made quite a scene in the process. Tonight, Gilich routed Swetman with 60% of the vote.
Not too much later in the evening we saw a similar scene, when Bryant-backed-Boyce Adams was crushed by much of the field in his attempt at Mississippi's first congressional seat, despite early suggestions that he was the frontrunner.
When it comes to endorsements, we are co-signing a statement from the Mississippi Democratic Trust: