But on Monday, he painted Democrats as radical and unsafe as he stumped for Republican Sen.
The Mississippi Department of Public Safety says the nooses were accompanied by handwritten signs referring to Tuesday's election as well as to lynchings - majority in the state's turbulent past, but also one recent case that remains under investigation, of a black man whose body was found hanging in central Mississippi.
President Donald Trump is stumping in MS on Monday for a Republican Senate appointee who wants voters to focus on her unwavering support for him, and not the racial questions that have made Tuesday's runoff election a much closer contest than anyone expected.
Dianne Swennumson and her husband have supported Republicans in the past but say they're appalled by Mr. Trump's rhetoric and behavior.
"I've gotten to know her over the last period of time as a senator, as a very talented United States senator and I know where her heart is, and her heart is good".
"If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the front row", Hyde-Smith is heard saying in the video.
"I've never heard a negative ad, I've never heard a positive ad", she said of him.
She apologized during a recent debate with Espy, but insisted her remark was "twisted" by opponents for political gain.
President Donald Trump urged Mississippi Republicans to turn out for Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith, who was expected to cruise to victory in Tuesday's runoff election before a series of racial issues complicated her campaign.
We urge all our CHQ friends and readers in MS to heed President Trump's warning: Don't take anything for granted, be sure to vote for Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith in today's Senate run-off.
A noose hangs on a tree in Jackson
The runoff election Tuesday will decide who serves the final two years of a term begun by Republican Sen. Thad Cochran resigned for health reasons.
Espy and Hyde-Smith, who would be the state's first elected female senator, are vying for the seat that was long held by Sen.
The comment called up dark memories of lynchings in the state.
The Mississippi Department of Public Safety, which is investigating the incident, said the items were placed there early Monday morning. "I have stood up for you and you know I will continue to stand up for the conservative values of MS". But they say the appearances will provide a spark to their voters, too.
Republicans think Cindy Hyde-Smith will ultimately pull out a win in Mississippi's special Senate election on Tuesday.
Additionally, CNN's KFile reported over the weekend that Hyde-Smith once promoted a measure that praised a Confederate soldier's effort to "defend his homeland" and pushed a revisionist view of the Civil War. She was appointed by Gov. Phil Bryant to fill the senate seat after Cochran retired. The discovery comes just before Tuesday's runoff election between Democrat Mike Espy, who is black, and Republican Sen.
Espy said he refused to accept plea deals because, "I was so not guilty, I was innocent". "Because I was not guilty", Espy told the Associated Press in October.
Espy, who is an attorney, said: "I found out later that this guy, the president, was a really bad guy".
We kept him on because we thought he had potential to be a big steer but never imagined he'd grow to be this huge, ' he said. An animal dubbed Australia's biggest steer has been saved from the slaughterhouse - because he's just too huge to deal with.
The plane's cockpit voice recorder, which would provide more information about what happened in the cockpit , has yet to be found. National Transportation Safety Board as technical advisers to support the ongoing investigation" by the Indonesian authorities.
And the Spaniard has admitted that transferring his skills to the global stage could one day come to fruition. He was forced to cope with heavy fixture congestion and a title challenge from five other contenders.
Sea level rise will also cost an estimated $118 billion, and damages to infrastructure could total $32 billion, the report says. Temperatures are still going up, and the odds of dangers such as wildfires in the West continue to increase.
Finnish people have ridiculed Mr Trump's remarks, taking to Twitter to express their bafflement and amusement at the suggestion. After large-scale forest fires in Northern California the air quality in the state is becoming worst in the world.
That same year, his work on the song "Alabama Jubilee" earned him the Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance. In 2009 he received induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame and still made television appearances as late as 2009.
In a Facebook post Saturday night, Ocala police identified the suspect as David Johnson, 54, and the victim as Carli Cronin, 30. The suspect is in custody after suffering a self-inflicted gunshot wound, the Ocala Police Department said on Twitter .
In a statement shared through Stelter, CNN said suspending Acosta threatens "all journalists and news organizations". He continued, "And if they don't listen to the rules and regulations, we'll end up back in court and we'll win.
The senator added, "I don't think the administration won any votes [to oppose the Senate resolution] in that troubled briefing". Pompeo declined twice to say why Haspel wasn't there, responding with a smile, "I was asked to be here, and here I am".
Caesar salads may be few and far between this week as romaine lettuce has been pulled from grocery shelves across Saskatchewan. The CDC is recommending that consumers throw out any romaine lettuce in their homes, and avoid eating romaine at restaurants.
They captured 24 Ukrainian sailors, three of whom are in the hospital and 12 of whom are sitting in pre-trial detention. He said current president Petro Poroshenko needed to do something to improve his approval ratings.
Per the Telegraph , a January move is possible, but only if Jose Mourinho is seen as the long term manager at the club. Mourinho said defender Victor Lindelof would likely be out of action for "quite a while" with an injury.
Under PCA, weak banks are placed under a harsh framework that prevents them from accepting new deposits and lending money. Without a doubt, this action was part of the overall bad loan clean-up process initiated by the central bank in 2015.
But Cilic snuffed out that danger and turned up the power on his forehand to break at 5-5 before holding for a two-set lead. Next November a new format will see 18 teams assemble in Madrid for a World Cup-style event to decide the champion.
One of the lawsuits against the Pentagon policy has made its way to an appeals court, the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. The justices like to have issues percolate below so that they can benefit from the opinions of lower court judges.
The official spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to talk publicly ahead of the announcement. The reduction includes about 8,000 white-collar employees, or 15 percent of GM's North American white-collar workforce.
The administration of Mexico's current president, Enrique Pena Nieto, rejected a similar Trump administration proposal past year . Central American migrants , mostly men, appear to be trying to breach the border crossing between Tijuana and California.
Authorities say Curry was driving a black Porsche on Friday when the driver of a Lexus lost control and struck his auto . CHP said the weather - it's been raining in parts of California - likely played a role in the crash.
The 34-year-old did the damage while being sacked in the third quarter and was replaced by Colt McCoy under center. As Smith left the field he waved to the crowd and put his hands together as if in a prayer.
It also features Sushant Singh Rajput, Nitish Bharadwaj, Alka Amin, Sonali Sachdev, Pooja Gor, Nishant Dahiya in key roles. He was quoted as saying, "Amrita and I are on the same page as far as Sara and her acting debut is concerned".
Trump by tweeting images of themselves or others raking in the forest. "He called it a forest nation", Trump said. We have the dryness that turns vegetation and bushes and houses and trees into - literally into timber.
Federer said he had seen everything "negative" against Nishikori, "today I was more positive and I love playing in London". The 37-year-old brushed off the controversy stirred up by Julien Benneteau in an interview with France's RMC Sport.
As an actress, Porter appeared in the 2011 film Mama I Want To Sing and on the TV series Wicked Wicked Games in 2006 and 2007. USA model Kim Porter's death on Thursday night has sent shockwaves through the entertainment industry across the globe.