Providing more rights to victims in the juvenile justice system #billoftheday

Today's bill of the day is a Constitutional Amendment that would allow for changes to the Mississippi Constitution of 1890 to ensure rights to...

ESA program extension bill faces February 14th deadline

Senate Bill 2675, which initially would expand the Education Scholarship Account (ESA), is on the Senate calendar and must be brought up before the...

Mississippi Democrats plan of not releasing candidates could backfire bigtime

In just a little over two weeks, we will find out the results of the long held secret by the handful of Democrats running...

PERS board votes on provisions for retired public employees who are elected to Legislature

The PERS Board met on Tuesday to address a rule that currently prevents any retired public employees from serving in the Legislature and collecting...

AG Sends More than $17.6 Million to State General Fund

Attorney General Jim Hood delivered a $17,658,336.29 check to the Mississippi Legislature Tuesday that included settlement monies recently collected. The settlements include five of the...

Bills to watch for the 2019 Legislative Session

Here is a list of bills Y'all Politics is watching for you during the 2019 Legislative Session. They're listed by chamber. *This list is subject...

CONSUMER ALERT: AG Hood Warns State Workers of Paycheck Scam

Attorney General Jim Hood is warning employees of the State of Mississippi that scammers are targeting them in attempt to reroute direct deposits of...

Cremation on hold till medical examiner signs off #billoftheday

This bill of the day would prohibit any cremations until the county medical examiner signs off on the action. HB 706 authored by Rep. Oliver...

SOS, Attorney General Seek More Than $25 Million from Federal Government for Unconstitutional Taking...

Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann and Attorney General Jim Hood filed suit today against the federal government on behalf of school children in three...

It could become more expensive to get married in Mississippi #billoftheday

A bill still alive in the Senate could make it cost more money to get a marriage certificate in the state of Mississippi. SB 2043,...

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