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Democratic candidates at Neshoba County Fair

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NESHOBA COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The two major Democrats running for governor, Hattiesburg Mayor Johnny DuPree and Clarksdale businessman Bill Luckett, also spoke at the Neshoba County Fair about their priorities.

Luckett said, "We must implement early childhood education and sustain the momentum right on through to the career path choice that is made."

"We need to make sure to reward those small businesses in Mississippi so they can expand, so they can create more jobs than they do now," said fellow candidate, Johnny DuPree.

THe primary election will be held August 2nd.

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