Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) doubles down and stands by Rep. Ilhan Omar’s 9/11 comments

Over the weekend Congressman Bennie Thompson tweeted the words #IStandWithIlhan. The hashtag has been seen on social media ever since House Representative Ilhan Omar...

Former Bookkeeper for Oloh Fire Protection District Arrested for Embezzlement

Today State Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested former Secretary/Treasurer of the Oloh Fire Protection District Jessica Delancey after...

Governor Phil Bryant calls the 2019 Legislative Session “overall amazing”

Governor Phil Bryant spoke with Y'all Politics on Friday about how he felt the 2019 Legislative session went and in his words, "it was...

Wicker Convenes Hearing on Broadband Mapping

Mississippi Farm Bureau President Shares Challenges of Rural Broadband with National Audience U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., today convened the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science,...

Gov. Bryant signs House Bill 580 into law, creates extra protection for highway workers

The Mississippi Asphalt Pavement Association (MAPA) recently joined Governor Phil Bryant and legislative leaders for a ceremonial signing of House Bill 580. The bill,...

Chairman Thompson Statement on the Dismantling of DHS Leadership

Today, Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, released the below statement on the current state of leadership at...

Palazzo Recognized as Legislator of the Year

Congressman Steven Palazzo today was recognized by the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) as the Legislator of the Year Award for his strong...

Mississippi Goes Purple for Crime Victims’ Rights Week

Marsy’s Law for MS is working to bring more attention to the rights of crime victims The Office for Victims of Crime, an agency within...

Republican candidate for AG, Andy Taggart, speaks out on state flag issue

Republican candidate for Attorney General, Andy Taggart is among the first of his party to promote a change in the state flag of Mississippi. Taggart...

Lt. Governor Tate Reeves says “I will,” when Jim Hood “won’t”

On Monday at Climate Masters in Pearl, the Reeves family business, Lt. Governor Tate Reeves kicked off his 2019 campaign for Governor. Reeves began by...

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