Speaker Gunn: We are moving to a student-centered funding formula

Today, the Mississippi House of Representatives voted on and passed House Bill 957, which establishes the Mississippi Uniform Per Student Funding Formula Act of...

Democratic Caucus responds to MS House after passage of education funding bill #msleg

The Mississippi House of Representatives took action today to eliminate the formula for funding public education known as the Mississippi Adequate Education Plan (“MAEP”)...

New Education Funding Formula passes in the House, will do away with MAEP #msleg...

Wednesday, the House passed the Mississippi Uniform Per Student Funding Formula Act of 2018, or HB957 with a vote of 66-54, two Democrats voting...

Rep. Wilson says he will not run for the Third Congressional District Seat #MS03...

Representative Cory Wilson says he will NOT be considering a run for the Third Congressional District seat: “After Congressman Harper announced that he would not...

Which has a higher real poverty rate – Mississippi or California? SURPRISE!

In an op-ed this week's LA Times . . . Guess which state has the highest poverty rate in the country? Not Mississippi, New Mexico,...

Pilot program to provide mobile showers for the homeless could be coming to JSU...

Rep. Bell has submitted a bill that could aid in combating personal hygiene problems of the homeless or people who don't often have access...

Questions still circling over new Education Funding Formula Bill that is headed to the...

The conversation continues on HB957,  a bill authored by Speaker of the House Philip Gunn in an attempt to rewrite the current education funding...

Insurance Department, Mississippi Autism Board Announce Major Advancements, Resources Related to Insurance Coverage...

An agreement reached between the Mississippi Insurance Department and three major Mississippi insurance providers will result in lifting the age cap for coverage for...

Rep. Andy Gipson not jumping into #MS03

Statement of Representative Andy Gipson Announcing Decision on Candidacy After much prayer and consideration with my family and close friends, I am announcing today that...

This guy is sorry – Levanway apologizes for sexual vulgarity #msleg

Prior to the Gulf Coast Legislative Reception, an event typically anticipated by most politicos in Mississippi, an incident occurred between lobbyist Scott Levanway and...

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