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Meet the Candidates: David Baria #mssen

Meet the Candidates: David Baria #mssen

By: Sarah Ulmer - June 14, 2018

The June 26 runoff for two Mississippi elections is just around the corner. For the Third District Congressional race there are two Republican candidates that will face off, and two Democratic candidates running in the U.S. Senate race.

Today, you’ll meet Democratic candidate David Baria who is running for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Senator Roger Wicker. Baria is a Jackson County resident. He has been practicing law for over 25 years across the state of Mississippi. Baria has been a member of the House of Representatives since 2008.

Over the next few weeks Y’all Politics will highlight some of the candidates who will be on the ballot at the end of June. The winner of each runoff will advance to the November election.


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Sarah Ulmer

Sarah is a Mississippi native, born and raised in Madison. She is a graduate of Mississippi State University, where she studied Communications, with an emphasis in Broadcasting and Journalism. Sarah’s experience spans multiple mediums, including extensive videography with both at home and overseas, broadcasting daily news, and hosting a live radio show. In 2017, Sarah became a member of the Capitol Press Corp in Mississippi and has faithfully covered the decisions being made by leaders on some of the most important issues facing our state. Email Sarah: