MDA: 6300 new jobs, $1.1 billion in private investment in Mississippi in 2019
Don’t let anyone tell you Mississippi isn’t winning. Our unbeatable workforce and growth-centered policies have helped create more than 6,300 new jobs and attract almost $1.1 billion in private capital investment in 2019. And we’re not done yet! #MSWorks pic.twitter.com/LPWBZ7JFJx
— mississippi.org (@mdaworks) November 20, 2019
WTOK – Guest, Jones comment on public impeachment hearings
Wednesday’s hearings include testimony from Gordon Sondland, the EU Ambassador, Laura Cooper from the Defense Department and David Hale of the State Department.
The Gray DC staff connected with Rep. Michael Guest (R-MS, Sen. Doug Jones (D-AL) and others to hear their takes on impeachment. Click the video boxes to hear what they had to say.
The last day, Thursday, has Fiona Hill, the former Russia specialist on the National Security Council and David Holmes of the State Department.
Wicker, Hyde-Smith welcomes $1.98 million for Distance Education
New investments from the @USDA will help bring new learning technology to dozens of sites in Mississippi. With this support, thousands of students and job seekers will be able to access educational opportunities that would otherwise be out of reach. https://t.co/DuxPfLA8F2
— Senator Roger Wicker (@SenatorWicker) November 20, 2019
The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) has elected Mississippi Public Service Commission Chairman Brandon Presley as the association’s next president. The election was part of organization’s annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas.
During his installation speech, he spelled out a yearlong theme: Bridging the Divide, aimed at ensuring that all undeserved communities — including rural areas such as those in many parts of Mississippi — benefit from modern utility services.
“Many challenges exist for the least, the last and the left out,” Presley said.
Congressman Kelly promotes USMCA in House floor speech
— Trent Kelly (@RepTrentKelly) November 20, 2019
Ag Commish Gipson invited to White House Holiday Reception by Trump
MS Farm Bureau’s McCormick named to FCC Precision Ag Task Force
Congratulations to @MSFarmBureau President Mike McCormick on being named to the @FCC Precision Agriculture Task Force. I’m confident he will help the task force in its goal of expanding internet access to our rural areas. https://t.co/MUIfNt2L1c
— Congressman Michael Guest (@RepMichaelGuest) November 19, 2019