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.

Lottery bill dies in the House, but could be revived before the sine die

Day three of the 2018 special session showed major progress in the House and Senate on the bills at hand. Things began quickly with the...

Wicker Keeps Focus on Future Workforce

Gulfport Business Leader Describes Hiring Challenges to Senate Committee U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., Chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, yesterday...

Wicker Supports EPA’s Affordable Clean Energy Rule

Trump Administration Plan Will Promote Energy Independence, Economic Growth, and Environmental Protection U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., supports the Trump Administration’s new “Affordable Clean Energy...

MCPP breaks down the rest of the Tuesday runoff ballots statewide

Voters in both the Republican and Democratic Party will head back to the polls on Tuesday for primary runoffs. By: Brett Kittredge, MCPP This will include...

Velesha Williams announces run for Governor – tries to replicate 2015 underdog primary win

When Democrat Velesha Williams announced on Saturday at the Old Capitol Museum in Jackson that she will be running for Governor in 2019 there...

State of Mississippi Releases Plan to Carry Out Emergency Solutions Grant Activities Authorized by Coronavirus...

The State of Mississippi has released a plan to carry out Emergency Solutions Grant activities authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act...

Mississippi Hospital Association proposes new Medicaid reform plan

Monday at the Capitol, Mississippi Hospitals proposed a new plan called "Mississippi Cares."  According to the proposal, the program would cover up to 300,000 uninsured...

AG Jim Hood sues to protect Obama-era regulation on Net Neutrality

Attorney General Jim Hood joined 22 attorneys general in filing a petition Thursday to formally commence their lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission’s illegal...

Reeves to be Republican nominee for Governor’s race in November

Heading into November it will be Tate Reeves' name on the ballot facing off against Democrat Jim Hood. BREAKING The AP just called the Republican...

Governor Reeves Provides Unemployment Benefits to Help Mississippi Workers During COVID-19 Outbreak

Today, Governor Tate Reeves announced efforts to provide unemployment benefits to help Mississippi workers and their families impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. Working to support...

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