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What happens in Mississippi if an election ends in a tie for two candidates? In this case, they drew straws.  

Incumbent Democratic Representative Bo Eaton from House district 79 holds onto his seat after drawing straws with his opponent.  This came about as a result of a tie in this race.  After all votes had been counted, the race ended in a tie.  Read the article below for all of the details.

http://www.clarionledger.com/story/news/2015/11/20/drawing-straws-election-tie/76103480/

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