Home » NEWS » Energy » Presley running again for Miss. utility commission

Presley running again for Miss. utility commission

Brandon Presley

Brandon Presley

JACKSON — Democrat Brandon Presley says he’s seeking a third term on the Mississippi Public Service Commission.

The 37-year-old says people from across the political spectrum encouraged him to run for governor or other offices in 2015. But he says he wants to serve another four years as the northern district member of the utility regulation board.

Presley was elected to the three-person PSC in 2007 and 2011. He was mayor of Nettleton from 2001 to 2007.

Candidates’ qualifying deadline to run for state office in Mississippi is Feb. 27.

Voters in 2015 will choose eight statewide officials, including a governor. They will also choose northern, central and southern district members of the public service and transportation commissions. And they’ll fill all 174 legislative seats.


… we’d like to ask for your support. More people are reading the Mississippi Business Journal than ever before, but advertising revenues for all conventional media are falling fast. Unlike many, we do not use a pay wall, because we want to continue providing Mississippi’s most comprehensive business news each and every day. But that takes time, money and hard work. We do it because it is important to us … and equally important to you, if you value the flow of trustworthy news and information which have always kept America strong and free for more than 200 years.

If those who read our content will help fund it, we can continue to bring you the very best in news and information. Please consider joining us as a valued member, or if you prefer, make a one-time contribution.

Click for more info

About Megan Wright