Cindy Hyde-Smith

United States Senator for Mississippi

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Senator Hyde-Smith is committed to ensuring the federal government meets its commitments to the men and women who have bravely served in the Armed Forces.  She understands the changing needs of America’s newest generation of veterans and their families, and is dedicated to supporting efforts to make sure they receive the highest-quality medical care possible.

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News Mississippi
 
Senators seek expedited consideration of Trump nominees
 
By Alex Paton
 
U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith have voted in support of a new effort to overcome ongoing Democratic filibusters of Trump nominees.
 
Hyde-Smith, who serves on the Senate Rules Committee, said Democratic obstructionism to hundreds of people nominated by President Trump is having an effect on how federal services are delivered to Mississippians.
 
Washington Examiner
 
Rubio leads constitutional push to stop Democrats ‘packing’ Supreme Court
 
By Jerry Dunleavy
 
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., introduced a constitutional amendment Monday which would preserve the Supreme Court at nine justices and prevent Democrats "packing the court," as some 2020 candidates have proposed.
 
ConnectingVets.com
 
U.S. Army’s all-black, all-female WWII battalion may receive a Congressional Gold Medal
 
By Kaylah Jackson
 
The women of the U.S. Army’s first and only all-African-American, all-female WWII unit could be awarded the Congressional Gold Medal, thanks to legislation introduced Wednesday.
 
WLBT-TV Jackson
 
Senate approves bill extending duck hunting season
 
By Josh Carter
 
JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - The U.S. Senate approved a resolution package Tuesday that could extend duck hunting season to January 31st. The package would also include special hunts for military, veterans and youths.
 
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service generally sets the duck hunting season deadline as the last Sunday in January.
 
CQ Roll Call
 
Preliminary 116th Roster: Senate Appropriations
 
CQ News
 
Following is a preliminary roster for the 116th Congress for the Senate Appropriations Committee, released by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., on Jan. 3 (Republicans) and by Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., on Dec. 13 (Democrats).
 
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo
 
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith sworn in as first woman elected to represent Mississippi in Washington
 
Daily Journal
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. • U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith was sworn in Monday to complete the Senate term of former U.S. Senator Thad Cochran.
 
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith was administered the oath Monday in Washington by the Senate’s president pro tempore, Republican Orin Hatch of Utah.
 

Daily Journal
 

State, local issues get spotlight at ICC
 

By Caleb Bedillion
 

FULTON • Jobs training and rural development were major themes as a trio of federal lawmakers evaluated the state of Mississippi and of the 1st Congressional District.
 

Sen. Roger Wicker, Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith and Rep. Trent Kelly gathered on Monday at the Fulton campus of Itawamba Community College.
 

Perhaps with a nod to the setting, education and jobs training took the spotlight.
 

WCBI
 

Northeast Mississippi Congressional Delegation Takes Questions From Students At ‘State Of The District’
 

WLOX-TV Biloxi
 
Gold Star families honored at 40th annual Salute to the Military
 
 
By Ray Price
 

News Mississippi

Kavanaugh confirmed to U.S. Supreme Court

By Steven Gagliano

The Senate has voted to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court following a bizarre battle between the parties in the wake of sexual assault allegations made against the nominee.

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Washington, DC 20510-2405
Phone: (202) 224-5054
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State Offices

Jackson Office
190 East Capitol St., #550
Jackson, MS  39201
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Gulfport, MS 39501
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Oxford, MS  38655
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