Mississippi Democratic Party
The Party of Progress

Join Mississippi's Democrats for the Inaugural

Hamer-Winter Dinner

“We are Mississippi” 

Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018

Brandon Municipal Complex
1000 Municipal Drive, Brandon, MS 39042

Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama, who rocked national politics with his upset defeat of Republican Roy Moore in a special election in that state in December will be the keynote speaker at the Mississippi Democratic Party's Hamer-Winter Dinner on Jan. 27.

His narrow defeat of the controversial ultra right-wing Moore in what has been called the "Reddest State in America" sent shockwaves through Republican strategists and leaders, bolstering Democrats' hopes of major wins nationwide in the mid-term elections later this year.

Moore, former U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama, also is renowned for his prosecution of two of the Ku Klux Klan perpetrators in the 1963 bombing of   Street Baptist Church in Birmingham that killed four African-American girls.



                                            Sen. Doug Jones

                                            Sen. Doug Jones


Besides Sen. Jones' keynote speech

This year's program will include:

  • Reception and Silent Auction – 5:00 p.m.

  • Dinner – 6:00 p.m.

  • Annual Awards

  • Voices of Mississippi Democrats

  • Fun and Fellowship

Sponsorships – Tables – Tickets Available
County party tables, including signage and seating for up to 8 — $500
Individual tickets — $40
For ticket information, please call 601-969-2913 or purchase them on-line

Don't Want to donate online? No Problem. Mail your check payable to the Mississippi Democratic Party, P.O. Box 1583, Jackson MS 39215 using this form.

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Our County Leadership

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Women at work

We all know that women do all the work that really counts and that's especially true in the Democratic Party. The Mississippi Federation of Democratic Women is essential to or commitment to maintaining and advancing women's rights as well as those of every one.

Our state leadership

We elect these women and men starting at the grass roots level to be our out-front torch bearers. Composed of working people, retirees and professionals, our leadership is direct evidence  of the dynamic diversity of our party.

The Yellow Dogs

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