Category: Campaign Updates

Yard Sign Pickup Locations

Jackson: Colby Black 601-397-6234   Hattiesburg and Laurel: Tilly Clinton 607 Corinne Suite C2 Hattiesburg, MS 39401 601-606-1524 *business hours only   Starkville:     Arma de la Cruz 200 South Montgomery Street, Suite 205 Starkville, MS 39759 662-312-0498 *business hours only   New Albany/Oxford: Mark McClinton 662-316-2973   Hazlehurst/Copiah: Carroll Hood 199 W Whiteworth Street Hazlehurst, MS 39083 601-894-4891 *business hours only   Meridian: Bill May 505 Constitution Avenue Meridian, MS 39301 601-693-2393 *business hours only   Greenwood: Lee Abraham 305 West Market Street Greenwood, MS 38930 662-453-3000 *business hours only

Poll Shows Commanding Lead But Fight’s Not Over

Despite being outspent nearly two to one by my opponent and his out-of-state special interest groups, we maintain a commanding lead in our campaign for Attorney General, according to our most recent poll numbers. Thanks to you, our polling shows that we hold a resounding 57-35 lead with just more than three weeks until election day -- the largest gap we've achieved at this point in any of our previous campaigns. To date, my campaign has spent $378,362 on media compared to my opponent's $630,201, which includes money from his out-of-state allies. OUR WORK, HOWEVER, IS NOT COMPLETE! The half-truths and downright fabrications being ...Continue Reading...

Mississippi law enforcement endorse Attorney General Jim Hood

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jonathan Compretta 601-397-6234 41 Mississippi sheriffs and district attorneys give nod to Hood   JACKSON, Miss. – Citing his experience, qualifications and job performance, 31 sheriffs and 10 district attorneys from across Mississippi have endorsed Attorney General Jim Hood in his 2015 re-election campaign. Collectively, the endorsements represent the largest number of sheriffs and prosecutors to support any one candidate in this year’s elections. “I am deeply humbled by the support and acknowledgment of these dedicated sheriffs and prosecutors,” said General Hood.  “Like them, my first priority is enforcing the law and protecting Mississippi families.  To ...Continue Reading...

Hurst’s Charges Against AG Hood Refuted

State auditor’s supervising investigator in Barlow case calls Hurst’s charges against Hood untrue Hood Campaign calls on Hurst to pull ad that “lies” about Hood’s role in investigation   JACKSON, Miss (Friday, Sept. 25, 2015) – The Mississippi State Auditor’s retired supervising investigator over the case of former Mendenhall Police Chief Bruce Barlow today refuted the lies told by candidate Mike Hurst in his failed effort to save his campaign for attorney general. Denver Smith, retired Mississippi State Audit, Senior Special Agent with Investigations from 1992 to 2015, issued the following statement through the Jim Hood for Attorney General Campaign: "In all ...Continue Reading...

No One is Above the Law

As your Attorney General, I am proud of my record of protecting the citizens of Mississippi. Today I am sharing my first campaign ad which highlights my commitment to the families of our great state. I hope you will share it with your friends and neighbors.

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Vicksburg, MS

Thanks for the warm welcome last night, Vicksburg! I enjoyed seeing old friends and making new ones.

Neshoba County Fair

What a great day at Neshoba County Fair! I always enjoy every opportunity to speak personally with citizens of our great state. I will continue to be your voice and protect you and your family from criminal wrongdoing. Thank you for your support!  ‪

Jim Hood Seeks Fourth Term as Attorney General

Feb 20th - With the citizens of Mississippi in mind, I have decided today to seek a fourth term as your Attorney General to finish the business you elected me to do. As Mississippi's chief law enforcement officer, I will continue working to make our state safer. You are largely responsible for the success of our office. Through your support we continue to make Mississippi a better place for law-abiding residents.