Governor Phil Bryant Appoints Harry Lee James State Aid Engineer at Mississippi Office of...

Gov. Phil Bryant announced today that he has appointed Harry Lee James state aid engineer in the Mississippi Office of State Aid Road Construction. James...

Treasurer Fitch launches program to encourage Republican women to run for office

State Treasurer Lynn Fitch has launched a new program through the Mississippi GOP called Women's Initiative Network. The goal to educate and encourage Republican...

BIPEC breaks down method behind Legislative Scorecard

Derek Easley, current President and CEO of BIPEC, explains the history behind and methodology to the BIPEC Legislative Scorecard. You can view the most recent...

Governor Phil Bryant fights back on airport – media-driven lawsuit perceptions false

The new format allows each of the Metro’s three counties — including Rankin County, where the airport is located — to have a voice. According...

Can corn chips, gospel radio and out of state money beat the Mississippi Democrat...

by Alan Lange Something is happening. The dynamics are very 2014-ish (for those that remember the 2014 Republican primary for US Senate). Folks on the lower end...

Speaker Gunn swears in newest Representative, Tracey Rosebud

Democrat Tracey Rosebud of Tutwiler took his oath of office Monday at the state Capitol. He will serve until January 2020 in District 30, which...

MS Supreme Court reaffirms right for enhanced carry in many public facilities

Last Thursday, June 7, the majority of  Mississippi Supreme Court reaffirmed a former 2011 law that allows enhanced concealed carry holders to carry in...

Mississippi reading scores improve across the state

Reading scores rise across state Mississippi’s third grade reading scores are continuing to rise. Throughout the state, 93.2% of 3rd graders passed the test and...

Revenue collections in May are above estimates . . . again – State...

The Mississippi Joint Legislative Budget Committee has released revenue reports as of May 31 This year has again exceeded lawmakers expectations of revenue collections. Total collections...

Tax-Forfeited Property Sales in Hinds County Generate Almost $197,000

The Secretary of State’s Office is releasing $196,876.83 today to Hinds County, and cities and schools within the county, representing proceeds from recent tax-forfeited...

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