Mississippi Alliance of State Employees says it’s time for a raise

It's been 13 years since Mississippi lawmakers have awarded raises to state employees. On average state employees make $9,000 less than their nearby counterparts...

Last effort to up cigarette tax dies in the House

This year two bills were submitted to legislature in the Senate to up the current cigarette tax. One was authored by Sen. Wiggins, SB...

House bill passes out of Senate to provide tax credit for foster families

On Tuesday the Senate passed an appropriations bill, HB 1566, that would authorize a tax credit for some charitable contributions, including qualifying foster care...

Texting and driving laws may never be discussed again #billoftheday

A bill that has already been passed and sent to the Governor for approval would delete the repealer on a previous texting and driving...

BREAKING: Inside sources say PSC Brandon Presley considering run for MS Secretary of State...

Y'all Politics got a tip from an insider that Northern Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley is thinking about throwing his name in for Mississippi's...

AG says Entergy pulled a fast one on Public Service Commission on rate approval

According to a piece written by the Attorney General Jim Hood in the Clarion Ledger, in an op-ed filed by the CEO of Entergy...

OPINION: Erase ‘Thank God for Mississippi’ from Wikipedia

By Katherine Bryant, Senior Director, Government Relations and Advocacy, American Heart Association Mississippi leads the nation in so many negative indicators, from education to health...

Governor Phil Bryant Announces Appointments to the College Board

Gov. Phil Bryant announced today he has made four appointments to the Board of Trustees of the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning. Dr. Steven Cunningham,...

Bridge Act passes in the House moving infrastructure plans forward

The House keeps the recent Bridge Act alive by passing it on Thursday. The BRIDGE Act is Senate Bill 3046. “I appreciate the House for keeping...

Who will get the Golden Ticket for US Senate from Phil Bryant?

by Alan Lange The replacement of Senator Thad Cochran is the political prize of a generation.  Governor Phil Bryant has a tall task ahead of...

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