What a wonderful day of friendship and sharing ideas with like-minded people from all over the state of Mississippi. Pearl River County sent seven people to represent us. Not pictured in photo is Martrenia and Edward Hawkins. If you want to join us and turn Pearl River County “Blue” contact us
To join our movement, contact the Pearl River County Democrats at firstname.lastname@example.org or Federation of Democratic Women at email@example.com
Lunch with Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards Please join us for a Let’s Turn Mississippi Blue luncheon with Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards! Our Democratic candidates have plans for Mississippi that they will share with us after the Governor speaks. You don’t want to miss this! Our Let’s Turn Mississippi Blue luncheon will be held on Saturday, August 25th. The doors will open at 10:00am for mingling, and our program will begin at 11am sharp. Our Hamer-Winter dinner SOLD OUT in January, so please purchase your tickets in advance if you want to join us, as we anticipate there will not be any available tickets sold at the door. Let’s Turn Mississippi Blue and enjoy lunch with fellow Democrats and the Governor of Louisiana at the Brandon Convention Center located at 1000 Municipal Drive, Brandon, MS 39042
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If you would prefer to pay for your reserved table or ticket(s) with a check, please mail your check and your reservation information to: The Mississippi Democratic Party P.O. Box 1583, Jackson, MS 39215
Deadline for pre-sale tickets is Wednesday, August 22nd. Please note that you will not be mailed any tickets, but your name(s) will be on the list of reservations.
TICKETS AT THE DOOR WILL BE SOLD FOR $60 PER PERSON.
Political activist groups from Pearl River, Hancock, Harrison and Jackson Counties gathered to march across the Bay Bridge from Pass Christian to Bay St. Louis on June 30. The marchers protested the Trump administration’s immigration policies of separating migrant and refugee children from their parents, and the continued internment of children.
Joining the marchers were Democratic Party candidates for MS 4th Congressional District and the U.S. Senate, State Representatives Jeramey Anderson and David Baria. Representative Anderson will face incumbent Congressman Steven Palazzo, while Representative Baria will face incumbent Senator Roger Wicker in the General Election November 6
There were over 600 marches nationwide on June 30, including marches in nearby Jackson, MS; Covington, LA; and New Orleans, LA.
The Mississippi Democratic Party will host a luncheon on Saturday, August 25 at the Brandon Civic Center near Jackson. Doors open at 10:00 a.m., Gov. Edwards will speak at 11:00. Barbecue will be served following the Governor’s speech. After lunch, Democratic elected officials, Federal candidates and future statewide candidates will speak.
This will be a wonderful opportunity to network with leading Democrats from both Mississippi and Louisiana. Price of the tickets and further details are still in the planning stage. More information will be shared when available. Be sure to share this information with your friends and family in both states.
On the Saturday, August 25 the Mississippi Democratic Party welcomes the Governor of the State of Louisiana, John Bel Edwards to the Brandon Civic Center for a day filled with networking, speeches, and good food. Doors open at 10:00 a.m. with Gov. Edwards set to speak at 11:00. Barbecue by a respected grilling team will be served. Following lunch, Mississippi Democratic Officials and Nominees will speak. Plan to spend you day with Democrats from both Mississippi and Louisiana. More information will be posted as details are finalized. Click on the below for flyer. See you at the luncheon.