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Thad Cochran

Correction: Senate-Mississippi story

In a story March 21 about a U.S. Senate seat in Mississippi, The Associated Press erroneously reported the end date of a term started by Republican Thad Cochran. The term expires in January 2021, not January 2020.

A corrected version of the story is below:

US Senate appointee in Mississippi pledges to support Trump

Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith of Mississippi has been appointed to succeed veteran U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, who is resigning because of poor health


Associated Press

Mississippi's Republican agriculture commissioner, who served on a farm advisory committee for President Donald Trump, was appointed Wednesday to...