Wicker Chairs Hearing on Broadband Infrastructure Investments

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Miss. Senator Raises Questions About ‘Inadequate’ FCC Coverage Maps for Rural Broadband Funding U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Communications,...

Mississippi Alliance of State Employees says it’s time for a raise

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It's been 13 years since Mississippi lawmakers have awarded raises to state employees. On average state employees make $9,000 less than their nearby counterparts...

Last effort to up cigarette tax dies in the House

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This year two bills were submitted to legislature in the Senate to up the current cigarette tax. One was authored by Sen. Wiggins, SB...

House bill passes out of Senate to provide tax credit for foster families

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On Tuesday the Senate passed an appropriations bill, HB 1566, that would authorize a tax credit for some charitable contributions, including qualifying foster care...

Texting and driving laws may never be discussed again #billoftheday

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A bill that has already been passed and sent to the Governor for approval would delete the repealer on a previous texting and driving...

Wicker Calls on Navy to Reject ‘Atheist’ Chaplain Application

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Seapower Chairman Joined by 22 Senators in Saying Approval Would Be ‘Grave Mistake’ U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., today called on the Navy to deny...

State Auditor Stacey Pickering Puts Cities on Notice to Prepare to Pay Court Assessment...

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Monday, State Auditor Stacey Pickering notified local government officials in the Towns of Tchula and Raleigh, City of Shaw, and Coahoma County to prepare...

BREAKING: Inside sources say PSC Brandon Presley considering run for MS Secretary of State...

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Y'all Politics got a tip from an insider that Northern Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley is thinking about throwing his name in for Mississippi's...

AG says Entergy pulled a fast one on Public Service Commission on rate approval

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According to a piece written by the Attorney General Jim Hood in the Clarion Ledger, in an op-ed filed by the CEO of Entergy...

What’s really at stake with the replacement of Thad Cochran’s seat #mssen

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Attention from inside the beltway and around the US is focused on Mississippi politics like never before.  Of most interest is the replacement of...

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