President Trump: Peaceful protesting, law and order go hand in hand

The last six nights have featured gut wrenching images of major cities in the U.S. in chaos as violent riots seem to be stealing...

Governor Reeves addresses George Floyd incident, riots

Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves posted the following commentary on Facebook Monday afternoon: I want to address the killing of George Floyd and the protests and...

Rep. Bennie Thompson says protests are “expected result” but riots can lead to “serious...

As chairman of the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee, Congressman Bennie Thompson (MS-02) has actively sought to raise the profile of domestic terrorism in...

State Workforce Board Recommends Unprecedented Investment in Training Using CARES Act Funds

The Mississippi State Workforce Investment Board (SWIB), the business-led strategy and coordinating entity for the Mississippi workforce development system, is recommending the Mississippi Legislature...

LIPSON: Why It’s So Hard for Biden to Pick a Running Mate

The candidate known for his gaffes topped himself when he told an African American interviewer that if he had trouble choosing between him and...

AG Fitch drops charges against former Columbus police officer

Attorney General Lynn Fitch has dropped charges against a former Columbus, Mississippi, police officer in the death of Ricky Ball in October 2015. Former officer...

Thompson among first 71 Democrats to cast proxy votes in Congress

Mississippi Congressman Bennie Thompson (MS 2) joined 70 of his Democratic colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives to cast the first ever proxy...

Biden’s “You Ain’t Black” draws different views from black elected leaders in Mississippi

Appearing on "The Breakfast Club" with Lenard McKelvey, aka Charlamagne tha God, last week, Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden told the black radio host...

Engel, Thompson, Deutch, Rose Introduce Legislation to Create National Counterterrorism Commission

Reps. Eliot L. Engel, Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Bennie G. Thompson, Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security; Ted...

Mayor Flaggs talks new Corrections Commissioner, Biden remarks in YP Interview

Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs joined Y'all Poiltics for an interview Wednesday morning to discuss local, state and national topics, including the new Corrections Commissioner,...

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