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A state senator from pascagoula running for secretary of state is getting the word out in north mississippi..
Michael watson was in tupelo speaking to the lee county republican women's club.
Watson highlighted his legal background, and his conservative voting record in the state senate..
Watson says one of the main issues is making sure only u s citizens vote in elections.
"what we've seen over the pas eight to twelve months, what's going on in texas, california and other states, illegal immigrants are showing up on voter rolls, it's an issue we want to address here in mississippi, make sure that's taken care of ."
Watson also favors moving the department of motor vehicles from the department of public safety to the secretary of state's office.
He faces sam britton in the gop