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Mississippi’s state flag has officially been retired
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Bailey Martin
July 1, 2020
Here in the last couple of days, we have seen history being made in regards to the state flag controversy.  Over the weekend the Mississippi House and Senate, both majority Republicans, voted to remove the...
Department of Revenue Commissioner Retires
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Andi Davis
July 1, 2020
The Commissioner of the Mississippi Department of Revenue (DOR) has officially retired, effective Tuesday, June 30th. Governor Tate Reeves made the announcement via Twitter this morning by saying, “DOR Commissioner Herb Frierson sent me his...
Governor’s signature signifies end for Mississippi state flag
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J.T. Mitchell
June 30, 2020
On Sunday, the Mississippi Legislature made history with the passage of HB 1796, which retires the current state flag, and today, Governor Tate Reeves solidified that piece of history with his signature. Reeves previously admitted...
Senate adopts resolution, clears way for flag-changing bill introduction
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Steven Gagliano
June 27, 2020
Momentum is building toward the removal of the Mississippi state flag as the Senate has adopted the resolution to suspend the rules, allowing a flag-changing bill to be introduced at the capitol.  The final vote...
Process to change state flag clears major hurdle, House...
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Steven Gagliano
June 27, 2020
The roll call for the vote on HCR 79. Photo courtesy of MS Statewatch The Mississippi House of Representatives has cleared the first monumental hurdle in the process of changing the controversial state flag.  After...
Breaking: House committee sends flag-changing resolution to floor
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Steven Gagliano
June 27, 2020
The process to change the Mississippi state flag is officially underway.  The House Rules Committee has passed HCR 79, sending the resolution to suspend the rules to the House floor with the intent of removing...
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