Blest 103119 Jim Hood.jpg

Rogelio V. Solis/AP Photo

Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood speaks during a gubernatorial debate at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, October 10, 2019.

Can Jim Hood Remain the Last Democrat in Dixie?

The Mississippi attorney general is running a competitive campaign for governor by emphasizing populist economic issues.

by

Fortify your mind! Join the Prospect today

Support The American Prospect's independent, nonprofit journalism by becoming a member today. You will stay engaged with the best and brightest political and public policy reporting and analyses, and help keep this website free from paywalls and open for all to read. Our membership levels offer a range of perks including an opt-in to receive the print magazine by mail.