By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer
With the unofficial results from all 13 precincts in Choctaw County from the June 3rd Primary Election, residents choose Chris McDaniel over the long-serving Thad Cochran. These results do not include absentee and provisional ballots. All results are unofficial.
McDaniel, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, carried Choctaw County in the June 3 Primary election. He received 51 percent of the votes while incumbent Thad Cochran received 47 percent. Republican candidate Thomas L. Carey received 1 percent of the vote.
Not only was the race close in the county, the nationwide race between McDaniel and Cochran would