Education funding formula rewrite expected on the House Floor this week #msleg

Monday a joint committee hearing took up House Bill 957, the Mississippi Uniform Per Student Funding Formula Act of 2018, essentially an education funding...

Medicaid Reauthorization: Wiggins says ‘the time is now’

One of the mostly highly anticipated topics of conversation for the 2018 Legislative session, Medicaid Reauthorization, will soon be addressed as bills begin to...

Before operating fair rides, State Fair workers could be required to pass a drug...

A bill in the House, authored by Rep. Earle Banks would require that all Mississippi State Fair workers take a drug test before they...

Mississippi Matters expose on Jim Hood’s backdoor attempt to route settlement money

Jim Hood tries to circumvent Legislature to spend funds on financial literacy program by Steve Wilson A recent financial literacy initiative announced in September by Attorney General Jim...

Bias, thy name is Mississippi Today

By Alan Lange This week, Governor Phil Bryant gave his next to last State of the State address.  After the address, Mississippi Today let loose...

One Senator says to fix education, do away with the Department of Ed.

Senator Hill: eliminate the MS department of education Senate Bill that would do away with the Department of Education, that’s what one Senator has proposed...

YP Daily Roundup 1/12/18

WLBT - Congressman Bennie Thompson responds to "s***hole" comment made by the President The entire statement said: “In contrast to President Trump’s self-proclaimed ‘performance’ put...

Want your trash picked up? You’ve got to have the right identification #billoftheday

House Representative Randy Boyd has authored a bill that will require anyone who chooses to open an account for garbage or rubbish collection must...

MS House of Representatives Passes Additional Road and Bridge Funding Legislation

Today, the Mississippi House of Representatives passed an additional measure that will dedicate a new annual income stream to cities and counties for road...

LT. Gov. Reeves names new committee leaders #msleg

Blackwell, Doty, Hopson, Seymour earn new posts, newly elected senators receive assignments Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves today named several senators from around the state to...

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