Polls Open Tuesday For Senate Runoff Election - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Polls Open Tuesday For Senate Runoff Election

If you voted in the Democratic Primary for U.S. Senate earlier this month, then you need to head to the polls Tuesday for the run off election.

State Representative Erik Fleming of Clinton and business consultant Bill Bowlin of Hickory Flat are vying for the Democratic spot to run against Republican and Incumbent Senator Trent Lott.

On June 6, Fleming received 44 percent of the vote and Bowlin received 22 percent of the vote landing them in Tuesday's runoff. Polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

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