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Mississippi

6 electoral votes

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Trump (R) has won. An estimated 99 percent of votes have been counted.

Illustration of Joe Biden
Biden
41.0%
539,398
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Trump
57.5%
756,764
Illustration of Donald Trump

U.S. Senate

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R) is projected to defeat Mike Espy (D) and leads by 130,820 votes.

VotesPct.
Hyde-SmithGOP
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709,511
54.1%
EspyDEM578,691
44.1

Mississippi has four U.S. House races. Jump to results

How much of the vote has been counted?

The Post estimates 99% of votes cast have been counted here.

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Polls closed (3 months ago)

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Note: Maps on this page won’t indicate a leading candidate in each county until an estimated 35 percent of the vote has been reported there.

Updated Dec 16, 2020 at 4:18 p.m. ET

Presidential results

In 2016, Donald Trump (R) won Mississippi by a margin of 17.8 points, adding six electoral college votes to his total.

Jackson

Southaven

Hattiesburg

Biloxi

LEAD/WON

Trump

Biden

CandidateVotes Pct.
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Donald Trump *Trump *GOP
756,76457.5%
Joe Biden Biden DEM
539,39841.0
Jo Jorgensen Jorgensen LIB
8,0260.6
Kanye West West IND
3,6570.3
Howie Hawkins Hawkins GRN
1,4980.1
Write-ins Write-ins WRI
1,4230.1
Phil Collins Collins PRO
1,3170.1
Don Blankenship Blankenship CST
1,2790.1
Brian Carroll Carroll ASP
1,1610.1
Brock Pierce Pierce IND
6590.1
An estimated 99% of votes have been counted.
* Incumbent

U.S. Senate results

In the Mississippi U.S. Senate race, the incumbent Cindy Hyde-Smith (R) is running against Mike Espy (D). Hyde-Smith has represented Mississippi in the Senate since 2018. The state's other Senate seat is held by Roger Wicker (R).

Jackson

Southaven

Hattiesburg

Biloxi

LEAD/WON

Espy

Hyde-Smith

CandidateVotes Pct.
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Cindy Hyde-Smith *Hyde-Smith *GOP
709,51154.1%
Mike Espy Espy DEM
578,69144.1
Jimmy Edwards Edwards LIB
23,1521.8
Write-ins Write-ins WRI
6830.1
An estimated 99% of votes have been counted.
* Incumbent

U.S. House results

Jackson

Southaven

Hattiesburg

Biloxi

LEAD/WON

Democrat

Republican

Seat

Current leader

* Incumbent

Statewide ballot measures

Statewide Measure 1a

Allow medical marijuana

ResponseVotes Pct.
Yes Yes
803,71668.6%
No No
367,66031.4
1,171,376 votes reported from 100% of precincts.

Statewide Measure 1b

Change extent of medical marijuana law

ResponseVotes Pct.
Initiative 65 65
755,59173.7%
Alternative 65A 65A
270,29626.3
1,025,887 votes reported from 100% of precincts.

Statewide Measure 2

Change procedure for statewide elections

ResponseVotes Pct.
Yes Yes
968,36279.2%
No No
253,67020.8
1,222,032 votes reported from 100% of precincts.

Statewide Measure 3

Adopt a new state flag

ResponseVotes Pct.
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Yes Yes
943,91173.0%
No No
349,52127.0
An estimated 97% of votes have been counted.

Results by state

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Sources: Edison Research, Associated Press, ProPublica, U.S. Census Bureau, National Center for Health Statistics, Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections, Cook Political Report. Illustrations by Ben Kirchner for The Washington Post.