PEER examines daily cost to house inmates and it has real implications for private...

Mississippi’s oversight organization reporting to the state Legislature has set the mark for how private prison contracts should be negotiated over the next two...

Auditor’s report concludes outside classroom spending cost Mississippi teachers an $11,000 pay raise over...

A study conducted by the State Auditor's Office has revealed that outside-the-classroom spending has deprived teachers of what could be an $11,000 pay raise. The...

Workforce development gaining traction among business leaders and lawmakers

When it comes to workforce development, the state of Mississippi is utilizing multiple resources in order to create a more transparent and coordinated program...

Baker: I’ll take the Heartbeat Bill National

Today, conservative, Republican candidate for Mississippi Attorney General Mark Baker vowed to take the fight for Mississippi’s “Heartbeat Bill,” all the way to the...

Former Bookkeeper for Oloh Fire Protection District Arrested for Embezzlement

Today State Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested former Secretary/Treasurer of the Oloh Fire Protection District Jessica Delancey after...

Governor Phil Bryant calls the 2019 Legislative Session “overall amazing”

Governor Phil Bryant spoke with Y'all Politics on Friday about how he felt the 2019 Legislative session went and in his words, "it was...

OP-ED: State budget grows by almost 4 percent

Thanks to an increased tax revenue forecasts, the Mississippi legislature will be spending more taxpayer money going into an election year. By: Steve Wilson, Mississippi...

Gov. Bryant signs House Bill 580 into law, creates extra protection for highway workers

The Mississippi Asphalt Pavement Association (MAPA) recently joined Governor Phil Bryant and legislative leaders for a ceremonial signing of House Bill 580. The bill,...

Mississippi Goes Purple for Crime Victims’ Rights Week

Marsy’s Law for MS is working to bring more attention to the rights of crime victims The Office for Victims of Crime, an agency within...

Republican candidate for AG, Andy Taggart, speaks out on state flag issue

Republican candidate for Attorney General, Andy Taggart is among the first of his party to promote a change in the state flag of Mississippi. Taggart...

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