EmpowerMS report outlines how occupational regulations limit job opportunities in Mississippi

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Russ Latino joins Y'all Politics to discuss the findings. Watch the interview. Empower Mississippi released a report today that examines the burden created by Mississippi’s occupational regulations,...

Congressional Redistricting plan passes Mississippi Senate

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The hope from lawmakers supporting the new map is that what they have done will avoid a lengthy court action.  Today, the Mississippi Senate passed HB...

Bill of the Day: Should all state, county, and city government meetings be livestreamed...

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Y’all Politics brings you a Bill of the Day from the Mississippi Legislature that just may pique your interest.  Technology is everchanging, making it easier...

PERS’ Lessons from the Municipal Retirement Systems

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SUBMITTED BY BIGGER PIE FORUM Thirty-five years after it was closed, MRS still covers 1,510 retirees in 19 cities. The Public Employee Retirement Systems of Mississippi...

Mississippi House set to pass its version of Income Tax Elimination

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The bill championed by Speaker Gunn has been revised since the 2021 session. On Tuesday, the Mississippi House Ways and Means Committee made short work...

Medical Marijuana bill revised, lowers amount and provides local opt out

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See what's in the latest version of the "Mississippi Medical Cannabis Act." The latest iteration of a Medical Marijuana bill has been filed in the...

SALTER: Will Mississippi voters regain the ability to engage in the voter referendum process?

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Submitted by Sid Salter Just as the initial adoption of the modern initiative process was difficult, so, too, will be the “fix.” As the 2022 regular...

Day after Senate leaders propose teacher pay increase, Mississippi House version raises the bar...

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The Senate version would move starting teacher pay to $40,000. The newly released House bill trumps that by $3,000. On Monday, Lt. Governor Delbert Hosemann...

Congressional Redistricting plan expected to be debated on MS Senate floor on Wednesday

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HB 384 passed the Mississippi House last week by a vote of 76-42. On Tuesday, State Senator Dean Kirby, chairman of the Senate Rules Committee,...

Bill of the Day: Do County Supervisors need a pay raise?

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Y’all Politics brings you a Bill of the Day from the Mississippi Legislature that just may pique your interest.  Salaries for the five supervisors in...

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