Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant said Monday that he will call lawmakers into special session to deal with an economic development project in what he calls the state’s auto corridor.
The Commercial Appeal (http://bit.ly/11xkmRC ) reports that Bryant talked about the special session when he was in Oxford for a groundbreaking on an unrelated project.
Bryant said he’s trying to determine the starting date, and he expects to have news later this week about the project.
Bryant spokesman Mick Bullock confirmed the governor’s remarks to The Associated Press late Monday.
“There’s a lot of moving parts in being able to work with an international corporation, working with all members of the Legislature and get things in line,” Bryant said in Oxford. “But we’re beginning that process right now.
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