By Mike Espy

We may not have won our race for the U.S. Senate in Mississippi. But there is a hell of a lot we accomplished together.

From the bottom of my heart, thank you. Thank you for praying for me, thank you for voting for me, thank you for…

By Mike Espy

I’ll keep this Sunday update quick. Here’s what Team Espy has been up to during these final make-or-break days before we make history on November 3.

Our volunteers and organizers started last week with socially-distanced outdoor phone banks. Check out our Jackson Metro team hard at work…

On this day 65 years ago, 14-year-old Emmett Louis Till was murdered in Money, Mississippi.

He was brutally beaten, shot and lynched. His body was later found in the Tallahatchie River — weighed down by a cotton gin fan wrapped in barbed wire.

The reason? Emmett, visiting from Chicago, had…

The violence against unarmed Black people — names we know, and names we don’t know — must end.

By Mike Espy

Earlier this week, a young Black man named Jacob Blake was shot in the back seven times at close range by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin. It happened in front of his children. Jacob’s father now says his son is paralyzed from the waist down.

This is the…

The rural Big Bend region of West Texas. (Courthouse News photo/Travis Bubenik)

by Team Espy

Early in Tuesday’s meeting, Nevada Lieutenant Governor Kate Marshall said that “if we learned anything in 2016, we learned that we need rural voters. We need to listen to rural voters.”

Marshall, who referred to rural voters as the Democratic Party’s “firewall” in 2020, offered that liberals…

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