President Adds to Racial Controversy in Mississippi Senate Runoff

Democrat Mike Espy answers a question during a televised Mississippi U.S. Senate debate with his opponent appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, Pool)

Democrat Mike Espy answers a question during a televised Mississippi U.S. Senate debate with his opponent appointed U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, Pool)

The White House was asked to explain what President Trump meant when he said Senatorial candidate Mike Espy did not “fit in” in Mississippi.  Espy is a Black Democrat running against Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith, who has been endorsed and embraced by the president.

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