Our Candidates

Mike Epsy


  • Defeated by Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith by 8 points in a special election for an open seat in a state that Hillary Clinton lost by 18 and President Obama lost by 11

  • Former Secretary of Agriculture.  Campaigned on access to affordable healthcare and  his bipartisan credentials, like endorsing former Republican Gov. Haley Barbour.  Espy has announced that he will run again against Hyde-Smith in 2020