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Get the latest coverage of the Mississippi legislative session and other in-depth news. Meet the candidates on this season of MPB’s @Issue. We’re taking a closer look at the races for statewide office in a special four-part series. On Tuesday, August 6, Mississippians will go to the polls to choose which candidate will represent the Republican and Democratic parties on the general election ballot in November. Host Wilson Stribling will be joined by our political analysts: Republican national strategist Austin Barbour and former Democratic member of the State House of Representatives Brandon Jones. Fridays, at 7:30 p.m. on MPB TV.

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The Coronavirus Crisis, A one-on-one with Dr. Thomas Dobbs | MPB News @ISSUE | MPB

Mississippi Public Broadcasting produced a special live @ISSUE: The Coronavirus Crisis, a one-on-one with State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs on Wednesday, Aug. 5, which aired on MPB Television, MPB Think Radio and MPB Online.

MPB News Senior Reporter Desare Frazier hosted the program and asked Dr. Dobbs the questions.