Lt. Gov. Hosemann, Senate Education Chairman DeBar propose $210 million investment in teacher pay

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Mississippi Legislature will consider teacher pay, other benefits this session, including this proposal that raises teacher pay another $4,700 on average. Following the 2021...

Mississippi graduation rate reaches all-time high as state reports historically low drop-out rate

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MDE 2020-21 State Superintendent’s Annual Report shows achievements of MS schools The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) 2020-21 Superintendent’s Annual Report was released on Monday....

Bill of the Day: Protecting little Johnny’s lemonade stand from heavy-handed city governments

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Y’all Politics brings you a Bill of the Day from the Mississippi Legislature that just may pique your interest. Young entrepreneurs setting up a table...

Halfway through fiscal year, Mississippi state revenues exceeding estimates by over half a billion...

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State collected $106.8 million above estimate in December. Halfway through the 2022 fiscal year, the Mississippi state revenues continue to outpace budget estimates. For the month...

PEER analyzes Mississippi charter school funding

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The Committee reports that the local ad valorem pro rata calculation required by state law continues to provide for unequal shares between charter schools...

State Senator Hill seeks pharmacist involvement in medical marijuana, transparency in MDE curriculum changes

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Hill raises red flag on SEL, CRT and implicit bias training. State Senator Angela Hill (R) joined Y'all Politics on Friday to discuss two hot...

AccelerateMS Leading Development of State Workforce Plan to be Completed in Spring 2022

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The effort seeks to produce a more targeted and cohesive workforce system across the state. Accelerate Mississippi, the newly-created lead office for workforce development strategy and coordination,...

Bill of the Day: Rep. Boyd introduces ‘Tim Tebow Act’ to allow homeschoolers to...

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Y’all Politics brings you a Bill of the Day from the Mississippi Legislature that just may pique your interest. Homeschool parents pay the same local...

Medical Marijuana bill expected to be considered by Mississippi Legislature next week

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The main sticking point as of late has been the amount of product allowed to patients at any one time, something lawmakers don't expect...

Mississippi House passes Congressional Redistricting plan

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Bill now moves to the Senate for consideration. The Mississippi House of Representatives passed the Joint Legislative Redistricting Committee's proposed "Magnolia 1" Congressional Redistricting plan...

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