Cindy Hyde-Smith, U.S. Senator

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Cindy Smith (Hyde)

Birthplace: Brookhaven, Lincoln County, Mississippi, United States
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Daughter of Luther Dean Hyde and Private
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Managed by: Tamás Flinn Caldwell-Gilbert
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About Cindy Hyde-Smith, U.S. Senator

Cindy Hyde-Smith (born May 10, 1959) is an American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Mississippi since April 2, 2018. She was the Mississippi Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce from 2012 to 2018, the first woman to hold that office. She also served in the Mississippi State Senate for three terms and chaired the Senate Agriculture Committee for eight years. She is a member of the Republican Party.

On March 21, 2018, Governor Phil Bryant announced his intention to appoint Hyde-Smith to the United States Senate seat being vacated by long-serving Senator Thad Cochran. She took office on April 2, 2018,[1] becoming Mississippi's first female member of Congress.

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May 10, 1959
Brookhaven, Lincoln County, Mississippi, United States