Governor Phil Bryant Sets Special Election for House District 29

3/28/2016 in Media, News

Jackson, Miss. – Gov. Phil Bryant announced today that a special election will be held on June 7 to fill the vacancy in House District 29. Former Rep. Linda Coleman, who had represented the district since 1992, was recently appointed circuit judge for the 11th Circuit Court District.​

The qualifying deadline for District 29’s special election is May 9. If no candidate receives a majority of votes cast on June 7, there will be a runoff on June 28. Attached is the writ of election.​​