Millsaps/Chism’s state of the state of the state we are in

Shock Stat - 81% of Mississippians now support Voter ID Mississippians support several potential policy changes to help improve the state's electoral process, including the...

Modest Proposal: A lottery in Mississippi will finally make the poor pay their ‘fair...

Special to Y’all Politics By Pepper Bryars We often hear that the rich should be made to pay their “fair share,” but the top 20...

Agriculture and Commerce Commissioner Andy Gipson Launches Genuine MS Program

Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson announced the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce’s new state branding program, Genuine MS, to the public...

Shad White Appointed New State Auditor By Governor Phil Bryant

This morning, Governor Phil Bryant scored a coup with a very off-the-beaten-political-path decision and appointed Shad White to fill the unexpired term of Stacey Pickering...

Revenue estimates for #msleg up $88.1 million

Revenue estimates at the end of FY 2018 in June are $45,204,410 or 6.62% above the sine die revenue estimate. Fiscal YTD revenue collections through...

Gov. Bryant says potential for special session in August

Governor says special session likely for August Governor Phil Bryant says he expects a special session to happen next month and said an infrastructure bill...

Reflections: Dye, Carruth cast large shadows in Mississippi, left indelible legacies

By: Sid Salter Driving back from a weekend in Lower Alabama, my friend Lee Weiskopf sent a text just as we were leaving Orange Beach...

Almost $67,500 in Tax-Forfeited Revenue Released to 15 Counties

The Secretary of State’s Office is releasing $67,452.08 today to 15 counties across the State, and cities and schools within those counties, representing proceeds...

Mississippi lawmakers send condolences in loss of former Lt. Gov. Brad Dye

Brad Dye was a former Mississippi Lt. Governor who passed away from respiratory failure at the age of 84. Public service ran in his blood....

Representative Sara Thomas retires from state legislature

In a letter addressed to Speaker of the House Philip Gunn, Thomas said: "It is with a great deal of mixed emotions and heartfelt memories...

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