What Cochran, McDaniel runoff means for Mississippi

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JACKSON, Miss. -- It's the U.S. Senate race that keeps on giving.

Republican incumbent Thad Cochran and tea party candidate Chris McDaniel failed to get the needed 50 percent of the votes in this week's primary, so now there will be a runoff.

What do the results say about the GOP in Mississippi?

And who's got the advantage when voters go back to the polls on the 24th?