Politics

From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Window tint on the way out if the Law Enforcement Protection Act of 2018...

It's called the "Law Enforcement Protection Act of 2018" and was authored by Rep. Steve Holland. the bill would prevent anyone from driving a...

Rep. Busby pushes for equal opportunity for special needs students with HB 1339 #billoftheday

Education Scholarship Account (ESA) scholarships could soon be awarded to students with special needs if HB 1339, authored by Rep. Busby is adopted by...

@SenatorWicker Meets Trump’s Pick for Federal Reserve Chair

Miss. Senator Discusses Tax Plan, Regulatory Relief for Mississippi Banks U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., today met with President Trump’s nominee for Chairman of the...

Unemployment Rate Falls to Historic Low and Number of Jobs Rises to Historic High.

Mississippi’s Employment Situation – Latest Edition This is the latest information announced today by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. Mississippi’s unemployment rate fell in December...

Legislators could be authorized $25k for public service projects #billoftheday

The Legislative Public Project Grant Program bill was authored by Rep. Hines and would award lawmakers $25,000 to be put towards a public service...

Could industrial hemp production improve Mississippi’s economy? #msleg

In an attempt to aid in economic growth across the state of Mississippi, Rep. Joel Bomgar has authored House Bill 390 that would allow...

Empower Mississippi releases statement on Legislation to expand school choice introduced #msleg

New legislation was introduced this week in the Senate and House that will expand education options for Mississippi families. Senate Bill 2623, authored by Sen. Gray Tollison (R-Oxford), and House Bill 1339, authored by Rep. Charles...

@SenatorWicker Calls on DOJ to Pull Law Enforcement Grants for California if State’s AG...

U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., called on the Department of Justice to rescind federal law enforcement grants to the state of California if the...

What’s your favorite Bible verse? You might want to figure it out if this...

This isn't the first time we've seen a bill trying to designate the Holy Bible as the state book of Mississippi, and if it...

@GreggHarper Reforming the Congressional Accountability Act for a Better Congressional Workplace

Today, a bipartisan group of Members introduced the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 Reform Act (CAA Reform Act). Led by Committee on House Administration...

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