VIDEO: @SenatorWicker Calls on Senate to End Late-Term Abortions

‘Pain Capable’ Legislation Would End Abortions After 20 Weeks U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., today spoke from the Senate floor in support of the “Pain-Capable...

Can you hear the heartbeat? bill would prohibit abortions after a heartbeat is detectible...

Can you hear the heartbeat? If so, this bill would make an abortion prohibited by state law. According to HB 226 would prevent a...

Changes offered to Senate Medicaid “tech” bill adds reverse repealer and study committees

At the Medicaid hearing Monday, Senator Brice Wiggins, author of the Medicaid bill SB 2836, offered a committee substitute to the legislation. The committee substitute...

BIGGER PIE – How Do We Remove Corruption from Regulators?

A BPF View: How Do We Remove Corruption from Regulators? Two bills introduced this year would undo the consumer protection changes that were made more...

AG Announces $33 Million Judgment Amid Legislative Attempt to Strip Prosecutorial Rights

Attorney General Jim Hood announced today that his office recovered over $33 million from pharmaceutical manufacturer Watson, Inc., after a decision announced earlier this...

Encouraging public health: cigarette smokers could soon be paying more for a pack of...

There are a few bills before lawmakers this session that would raise the cigarette tax with hopes of encouraging better public health. Authored by Senator...

VIDEO Weekly Wrap Up 1/26: Vaccinations, sexual assault policy bills, and school choice #msleg

Here's you're Weekly Wrap Up of the 2018 Mississippi legislative session. It was a busy week with a committee deadline quickly approaching, lawmakers worked...

Abuse to dogs and cats could soon become a first-offense felony #billoftheday

Committee deadline is just around the corner and for most bills, if they don't make it out of their assigned committee by Tuesday they...

@SenatorWicker Leads New Legislation on Precision Agriculture

Wicker Leads New Legislation on Precision Agriculture Our farmers know that a good harvest is a blessing.  They also know that a season’s worth of...

Rep. Bennie Thompson ignored by national dems on who to run in #mssen

In an article that ran today in the National Journal ostensibly touting State Rep. David Baria as a potential candidate for US Senate, Congressman...

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