Randy Wadkins, the Democrat challenging incumbent Republican Trent Kelly in north Mississippi’s 1st Congressional District, accuses Kelly of voting “just along party lines” while Kelly emphasizes his effort to build bipartisan bridges.
A congressman is being promoted to brigadier general in the Mississippi National Guard.
For Trent Kelly, the first major piece of legislation taken up by the U.S. House of Representatives may have achieved little, but it revealed much.
More than 20 people showed up at U.S. Representative Trent Kelly’s Columbus office at noon Friday to let the representative know they oppose repealing the Affordable Care Act.
The rent for Trent Kelly’s 550-square-foot apartment in Washington, D.C., is higher than the mortgage payment for his family home in Saltillo.
When Trent Kelly arrived in Washington, D.C., to take his seat as Mississippi District 1 representative in the House, he didn’t get the committee assignment he most covets.
Mississippi’s newest member of Congress is renting a tiny apartment in Washington and has hired most of his predecessor’s staff.
Republican Trent Kelly of Mississippi has become the newest member of the House.
Gov. Phil Bryant has appointed a new district attorney for seven counties in northeast Mississippi.
Republican Trent Kelly says that as Mississippi’s newest member of the U.S. House, he will work to strengthen national defense, protect veterans’ benefits and reduce federal regulations.