Wicker also to talk at Tougaloo

Tougaloo College will host a forum at 6 p.m. on health care reform and its implications for residents of Mississippi.

The discussion will feature state Rep. Robert Johnson, D-Natchez; Dr. Warren Jones, executive director of the Institute for Improvement of Geographic Minority and Health Disparities at the University of Mississippi Medical Center; Dr. Carl Reddix and Tougaloo College professor Elsaudi Mohamed, chair of the economics department.


Wicker to discuss health care overhaul in Jackson

U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker planned to discuss health care reform Tuesday with University of Mississippi medical students.

Wicker, a Republican from Mississippi, has said the cost of Democrat’s proposed health care reform will hurt the economy.