Mississippi gubernatorial candidate bans reporter from campaign trail

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(NBC)– Mississippi gubernatorial candidate Robert Foster has stirred up some controversy on his campaign trail. This stems from Larrison Campbell, a political reporter requesting to follow Foster on his campaign trail.

The candidate told her she could only follow him if she brought a male colleague along. When asked why? Foster said, he is concerned about perceptions.

The decision did not sit well with Campbell and she’s calling the choice, “sexist”.

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