With the 2022 Congressional Midterm Primaries in Mississippi set for Tuesday, SuperTalk Mississippi offered every candidate the chance to come on air and share their platform.
Here are the full interviews with the candidates from District 2:
Jerry Kerner (D)
Bennie G. Thompson (D)
Thompson did not reply to the opportunity to interview. For context, incumbent Bennie Thompson is the state’s longest-serving member of Congress at 29 years. Since being elected in 1993, Thompson’s congressional achievements include authoring legislation to create the National Center for Minority Health and Health Care Disparities, being selected as the first Democratic chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, as well as serving as a member on the on the Agriculture, Budget, and Small Business Committees. The former Bolton mayor will be seeking his 14th term this year.
Michael Carson (R)
Ronald Eller (R)
Brian Flowers (R)
Stanford Johnson (R)
NOTE: The ordering above begins with the party of the incumbent, going in alphabetical order from there.