Public Service Commission, Entergy Mississippi, and C Spire team up to tackle rural “digital...

Project will deploy over 300 route miles of fiber-based infrastructure in 15 counties across state Entergy and C Spire are teaming up on an $11...

Senate passes legislation addressing opioid crisis

The state Senate today passed legislation to address the opioid crisis that impacts many Mississippians, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said. Both bills head to...

UPDATE: The Sexual Assault Response for Student Act passes in the House#msleg

UPDATE: The bill has passed the House overwhelmingly on Wednesday. It will now move to the Senate for debate. Previous:  The numbers are rising when it...

Gang bill passes through Senate before Thursday deadline

SB 2868 was passed on a 35-17 vote on Wednesday. The bill aims at criminals and gangs that are within our communities and would...

Senate invests in cities infastructure needs #msleg

Mississippi towns could see additional dollars for roads and water and sewer systems under legislation passed by the state Senate, Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves...

Barbour’s embarrassing mistake illustrates the depth of the nation’s partisan divide

By: Sid Salter Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour’s lapse of memory, judgment, or whatever one chooses to call it that left him facing a federal...

House pushes minimum wage bill with equal pay language through to Senate #msleg

Another equal pay amendment was added to HB 1241, a bill that would prevent local government from increasing the minimum wage in their jurisdiction. On...

Public Service Commission Closes Book on Kemper

Approved agreement protects customers from failed technology; Mississippi Power Company rates to decrease At its open meeting this Tuesday, the Public Service Commission unanimously voted...

New rule could require a racial and ethnic impact statement attached public offense bills...

House Resolution 7 (HR 7), authored by Rep. Karriem would require any bill, amendment, referendum, or resolution change to a public offense law to...

MS Joint Legislative Budget Comm. releases January numbers – collections up $23MM over projections

The JLBC gave an updated report on where Mississippi's finances lie as of January 31, 2018. So far, the fiscal YTD is over estimate...

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