Welcome to the web site of the Election Commissioners’ Association of Mississippi. Representing all 82 counties in the state, we are here to serve the people of Mississippi in public service. An election commissioner’s job is extremely important. With the ever-growing poll numbers and changes in society, we work together to help bring Mississippi together.

News & Viewpoints

President’s Perspective – April 2014

Tuesday, April 15th 2014
Mississippi State Capitol Building

The 2015 Training Seminar/Convention will host an election for all offices in ECAM.  Now is the time for all ECAM members to be thinking about the direction we need to go. Consider potential leaders that would be effective in promoting all areas of our important group.  The April meeting of your Board of Directors will produce a nominating committee just for the purpose of recommending a slate of people to be considered for election in… read more

2014 ECAM Convention Coming Up

Friday, December 27th 2013

The 2014 convention is fast approaching. Please make sure you’re registered to our mailing list for any important announcements. Follow all instructions as posted below. Failure to follow all instructions will prevent you from receiving messages: ALL commissioners not already subscribed to the new update service need to click the link and sign up. PLEASE make sure a valid email address is entered and then check your email for a confirmation message. The link INSIDE the confirmation… read more

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: Bills now part of Mississippi Code

Wednesday, August 28th 2013
Legal Scales - Black

I have been informed today that our four bills are now part of the code. The four bills were: SB 2308 amend section 23-15-217…………..resign before you qualify for another position. SB 2239 amend section 23-15-227……………to provide that if a manager or other persons utilizes a privately owned motor vehicles to transport certain necessities required for the election to or from the place of voting, they shall be reimbursed for mileage in excess of ten miles… read more

President’s Perspective – July 2013

Monday, July 22nd 2013
Mississippi State Capitol Building

We had a productive legislative session in 2013.  We had four of our bills signed into law by Gov. Bryant.  Now it is up to us, you and me, to make sure the people in our counties know about these new or changed statutes.  Make sure you supply a copy to your Board of Supervisors, Chancery Clerk, Circuit Clerk and County Administrator.  These new statutes involve increased pay on election day for commissioners, a change… read more