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POLITICS
Foster, Waller to take part in first gubernatorial debate
Alex Paton
March 19, 2019
The first gubernatorial debate has been set. The College Republicans at Mississippi State University will host a Republican primary debate in conjunction with the MSU Department of Political Science and Public Administration. The debate will...
Leaders disagree on access to Warren’s ‘Town Hall’
Steven Gagliano
March 18, 2019
Tonight, 2020 Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is set to speak at a CNN Town Hall event at Jackson State, but the event hasn’t come without controversy.  While it was initially reported that the event would...
Palazzo seeks to protect U.S. shipbuilding interests
Alex Paton
March 18, 2019
Congressman Steven Palazzo recently led a group of his colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives in a letter to President Trump expressing strong opposition to temporarily waiving the Jones Act for the U.S. territory...
Wicker votes to block Trump’s emergency declaration
Steven Gagliano
March 14, 2019
In mid-February, President Trump declared a national emergency in an effort to secure funding for the border wall that has been a focal point of his agenda dating back to the campaign trail. Today, Congress...
Guest’s terrorist travel bill passes committee
Alex Paton
March 14, 2019
A bill introduced by freshman Congressman Michael Guest has passed the Committee on Homeland Security. The bill known as the Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2019 would allow the Department of Homeland...
Senate passes ‘Criminal Justice Reform Act’
Steven Gagliano
March 13, 2019
A criminal justice reform bill is advancing at the Capitol. Today, the state Senate passed an amended version of the ‘Criminal Justice Reform Act’ (HB 1352) after the bill originated and passed through the House...
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