House Transportation Chairman Busby announces for Southern District Transportation Commissioner

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Busby has served in the Legislature for three terms. Current Commissioner King remains undecided on whether he'll seek a fourth term. On Wednesday, State Representative...

GIPSON: Consumers Take Notice Due to Inflation, High Gas Prices

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Submitted by Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson Ag Commissioner Gipson writes in op-ed that as gas prices go up, complaints increase, but the...

Senate Minority Leader Simmons asks Governor Reeves to reconsider ending rental assistance program

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"I ask the governor to have compassion on the poor and needy and continue this program until the needs of all are met," Simmons...

Water crisis costing Jackson restauranteurs thousands in extra costs

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Jackson Restaurant owners say they simply cannot afford for the water problem to continue.   Over 46 Jackson restaurant owners, operators and chefs have set a...

Former MS Democrat AG candidate Jennifer Riley Collins appointed as CAO of Delta Regional...

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DRA was created by Congress in 2000 to promote and encourage economic development of the lower Mississippi River Delta and Alabama Black Belt. On Tuesday,...

Do poor Mississippians stand to be audited by IRS more following “Inflation Reduction Act”?

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Research shows Mississippi is the highest audited state in the nation.  Last weekend, U.S. Senate Democrats, at the urging of President Joe Biden, passed the...

Inflation remains at 40-year high even with slight decline in July

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Down from 9.1% in June, inflation now at 8.5% with the largest 12-month increase in the food index since May 1979. The U.S. Bureau of...

SALTER: Technology and global politics make CHIPS and Science Act is a necessary investment

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By: Sid Salter Mississippi Republican U.S. Sens. Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith are in near-lockstep on their votes – skewing conservative on fiscal and social...

Celeste Hurst, a Republican, announces candidacy for MS House District 75 in 2023

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The seat is currently held by Democrat State Rep. Tom Miles. Celeste Hurst, wife of former U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst who served in the Trump...

Large percentage of Small businesses cite inflation as number one issue

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Thirty-seven percent of small businesses reported inflation being their single most important problem in operating their business.  The NFIB's Small Business Optimism Index did rise...

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