One of those states in which a runoff is occurring is Mississippi, where Mike Espy is trying to become the first Black senator elected from the Magnolia State since Hiram Revels did so during Reconstruction.
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R) was appointed to fill the seat after Thad Cochran resigned for health reasons. She has lately been making news for all the wrong reasons.
This isn't dog whistle racism. This is alarm klaxon racism. That also concerns me as someone who has maternal side family members who live in Mississippi.
The debate between Espy and Confederate Cindy was last night, so if you missed it, here's the video of it.