The special session is over with all three attempted bills passed before sine die

Things moved along quickly today in the House. Just moments after they convened on Wednesday they sent the BP Oil Spending bill to the...

Michael Guest wins the endorsement of Bully Bloc

Bully Bloc, a group for friends and alumni of Mississippi State University, has endorsed Michael Guest for Congress for the Third District of Mississippi. "I’m...

Let your nays be nays – Baria and other Democrats try to unwind their...

Rep. David Baria has been steadily keeping a high profile during this legislative session.  He’s attempted to be particularly busy in the lottery bill,...

Athletes for Espy: Senatorial candidate releases campaign video

U.S. Senate Candidate Mike Espy has released a campaign video featuring some local athletes calling for support for him in November. Espy released the video via...

The BP bill has been passed in the Senate

In the evening hours of Tuesday, the Senate filled SB 2002, the BP Oil Settlement bill. UPDATE 9:15 p.m.:  The Senate Appropriations Committee met around 8:00...

Gov. Bryant expands call for the special session to include BP Oil money

Tuesday, Gov. Bryant spoke exclusively with Y'all Politics on extending the call for the special session to include BP Oil money. "I have just issued...

Judge tosses AG Hood’s lawsuit seeking to prohibit wine shipments

A lawsuit filed by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood against Wine Express Inc. of Mount Kisco, New York; the Gold Medal Wine Club of...

The Mississippi House of Representatives lets the lottery live

Around noon on Tuesday the House decided to bring the lottery bill back up on the floor to discuss and revote. Sure enough, bill...

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...

Kay Ivey on Mississippi and a lottery: ‘Just because another state does something, does...

On this week’s broadcast of Alabama Public Television’s “Capitol Journal,” host Don Daily asked Gov. Kay Ivey about the prospects for a lottery in...

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