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...

Special Session begins: Lawmakers take to the Capitol to discuss infrastructure needs

This morning, Governor Phil Bryant, Lt. Governor Tate Reeves, and the Speaker of the House Philip Gunn all joined together to discuss their optimism...

Wicker, Hyde-Smith announce $1.86M in grants for fire departments

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., today announced the award of $1,858,824 in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grants...

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