Governor Phil Bryant set a date for the special election to replace former State Senator Will Longwitz in this press release:
Governor Phil Bryant Sets Special Election for Senate District 25
Jackson, Miss. – Gov. Phil Bryant announced today that he has designated March 8 as the special election date to fill the vacancy in Senate District 25.
If no candidate receives a majority of votes cast on March 8, there will be a runoff on March 29. District 25 includes parts of Madison and Hinds counties. The seat came open when Gov. Bryant appointed former Sen. Will Longwitz Madison County Court Judge.
Qualifying for the special election will end on Feb. 8 at 5 p.m.
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