U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde Smith officially filed for re-election today (1/3/2020) at the Mississippi Republican Party headquarters in Jackson.
Hyde Smith was appointed in April of 2018 to fill the vacancy created when late Senator Thad Cochran resigned.
Hyde Smith won a special election and run-off election in November of 2018 to fill the remaining months of Senator Cochranís six-year term.
She is now seeking election to a full six-year term in the U.S. Senate and will appear on the ballot in the March 2020 Republican Primary and the November 2020 General Election.
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