The Picayune Item
The chairman of the Mississippi Democratic Party says he has one big goal for the 2015 state elections: Regaining control of the Legislature, thereby limiting Republican Philip Gunn to a single term as speaker of the House.
“That’s what I pray for every night,” Rickey Cole told The Associated Press this past week in a phone interview from Phoenix, where he was attending a meeting of the Democratic National Committee.
Two years before statewide elections, Cole and his Republican counterpart, Joe Nosef, are setting strategies for their parties.
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