Is Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) in trouble in her bid for a full term? Either way, it leads to this week’s question: Who was the last Republican to lose a Senate race in Mississippi?
Submit your answer in the box below. We’ll pick a winner at random from the bunch. The winner will get a fabulous Political Junkie button. And don’t forget to sign up for our Political Junkie newsletter. You’ll get all the latest from Team PJ every issue.
The answer? 2006. On the day after Democrats won control of both the House and Senate, President Bush asked for and received the resignation of Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld.
The randomly selected winner is Nick Hildebrand of Greenville, Pa. Nick wins the coveted Political Junkie button.