Tate Reeves

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Tate Reeves
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32nd Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi
Assumed office
January 5, 2012
GovernorPhil Bryant
Preceded byPhil Bryant
33rd Treasurer of Mississippi
In office
January 8, 2004 – January 5, 2012
GovernorHaley Barbour
Preceded byPeyton Prospere
Succeeded byLynn Fitch
Personal details
Jonathon Tate Reeves Jr.

(1974-06-05) June 5, 1974 (age 45)
Florence, Mississippi, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Elee Williams
EducationMillsaps College (BA)

Jonathon Tate Reeves (born June 5, 1974), known as Tate Reeves, is an American Republican politician. He is the 32nd and current Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi.

Reeves was earlier elected as Mississippi’s 33rd state treasurer on November 4, 2003 and re-elected to a second term in 2007. He is the first Republican to have been state treasurer in Mississippi history.[1]

After Senator Thad Cochran resigned in March 2018, news spread that Governor Phil Bryant would make Reeves Cochran's replacement.[2] Cindy Hyde-Smith was selected as Cochran's replacement on March 21, 2018.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Mississippi Treasurer Tate Reeves". Archived from the original on January 11, 2012. Retrieved July 4, 2011.
  2. "Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran to resign". NBC News. March 5, 2018. Retrieved March 5, 2018.