Senator http://wrkf.org en Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran Gets A Tea Party Challenge http://wrkf.org/post/mississippi-sen-thad-cochran-gets-tea-party-challenge It's official: Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran is the latest GOP incumbent to get a primary challenge from the right.<p>State Sen. Chris McDaniel announced Thursday he'll try to unseat the six-term veteran in 2014, the day after Cochran voted for the compromise to end the government shutdown and avert a debt default.<p>McDaniel's move wasn't completely unexpected. Fri, 18 Oct 2013 15:15:00 +0000 editor 17635 at http://wrkf.org Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran Gets A Tea Party Challenge