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Mississippi GOP won't hear Chris McDaniel's challenge to Cochran's win
Mississippi GOP won't hear Chris McDaniel's challenge to Cochran's win

Mississippi's Republican Party announced late Wednesday that it would not hear Chris McDaniel's challenge of his loss to Sen. Thad Cochran in the June runoff, and told him to go to court instead. In a letter to McDaniel's attorney, the state's GOP chairman, Joe Nosef, said it wasn't possible for the party's committee of 52 volunteers to pore over his voluminous challenge in a prudent manner. "Given the extraordinary relief requested of overturning a United States Senate primary in which over 360,000 Mississippians cast votes, the only way to ensure the integrity of the election process and provide a prudent review of this matter is in a court of...

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