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Google has quietly joined a growing list of companies asking Senator Hyde-Smith for a refund on their campaign donations following her ‘public hanging’ remark, report says

Over the past week, high-profile contributors to the campaign of Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith including Walmart, AT&T, Pfizer, and Major League Baseball have requested a refund after the Mississippi politician’s “public hanging” remark sparked outrage. A video surfaced of Hyde-Smith saying at a small rally in Tupelo, Mississippi: “If he invited […]
Google has quietly joined a growing list of companies asking Senator Hyde-Smith for a refund on their campaign donations following her ‘public hanging’ remark, report says
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Mississippi’s Republican Senate candidate is feeling the heat after it’s revealed that she attended a ‘segregation academy’ and celebrated the Confederacy

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, the Mississippi Republican up for reelection in a Tuesday runoff, is once again being criticised for racism. Hyde-Smith, who has been widely criticised for racist comments on the campaign trail, attended an all-white “segregation academy” for high school, sent her daughter to another such academy, and has […]
Mississippi’s Republican Senate candidate is feeling the heat after it’s revealed that she attended a ‘segregation academy’ and celebrated the Confederacy
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The MLB is under fire for donating $5,000 to a US Senate candidate after she joked about attending a public hanging, and their explanation has left more questions

The MLB made the maximum contribution allowed under law to a Mississippi Republican candidate for U.S. Senate after she made a series of racially insensitive comments, including joking about attending a public hanging. According to ESPN, the organisation asked for the return of its $US5,000 donation in light of public […]
The MLB is under fire for donating $5,000 to a US Senate candidate after she joked about attending a public hanging, and their explanation has left more questions
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Walmart wants its campaign donation back after uproar over Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s ‘public hanging’ remarks

Walmart is “withdrawing our support and requesting a refund of all campaign donations” from Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s campaign, amid backlash against Hyde-Smith for “public hanging” remarks. Walmart made the announcement in a tweeted response to actress Debra Messing, who posted about the initial donation, which records show was made […]
Walmart wants its campaign donation back after uproar over Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s ‘public hanging’ remarks