Cremation on hold till medical examiner signs off #billoftheday

This bill of the day would prohibit any cremations until the county medical examiner signs off on the action. HB 706 authored by Rep. Oliver...

Trump 2016 National Leadership Team supporting Dane Maxwell for Southern District Public Service Commissioner

The campaign to elect Dane Maxwell for Southern District Public Service Commissioner has announced support from key members of the Trump 2016 national leadership...

SOS, Attorney General Seek More Than $25 Million from Federal Government for Unconstitutional Taking...

Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann and Attorney General Jim Hood filed suit today against the federal government on behalf of school children in three...

Leader Kevin McCarthy Appoints Congressman Michael Guest to Serve On House Committee on Ethics

Last Friday, Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy announced that Congressman Michael Guest (MS-03) has been appointed as the only first-term Member of Congress to serve...

It could become more expensive to get married in Mississippi #billoftheday

A bill still alive in the Senate could make it cost more money to get a marriage certificate in the state of Mississippi. SB 2043,...

Geoffrey Yoste announces candidacy for Northern District Transportation Commissioner

Today, Geoffrey Yoste, 54, of Lafayette County announced his candidacy for Northern District Transportation Commissioner as a Republican. “I believe one of the most basic...

Cigarettes could get more expensive #billoftheday

This bill isn't uncommon to the Mississippi Legislature, maybe this will be the year it passes. HB 1573, a cigarette tax bill authored by Representative...

January 2019 Revenue Report under estimate

The January 2019 Revenue Report has been released and this months reports are in the negative. For the month, the budget is 5.8 million...

Bills to Make Property Transfers Less Expensive, Allow Electronic Notarization Survive First Legislative Deadline

Two bills which would make it easier and cheaper to distribute a decedent’s property to their heirs are now moving to the Mississippi House...

Pine Belt and Southwest Mississippi Leaders Endorse Reeves for Governor

Momentum continues to build for Lt. Governor Tate Reeves’ gubernatorial campaign. Conservative leaders in the Pine Belt and Southwest Mississippi are joining the team...

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