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POLITICS
Mississippi delegation favors flood insurance reform
Alex Paton
July 22, 2019
A bill introduced in the U.S. Senate last week would benefit Mississippians. The bill was introduced by Senator Roger Wicker and co-sponsored by Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith which would reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)...
Senators support Mississippi judge nominated to Court of Appeals
Steven Gagliano
July 18, 2019
Photo courtesy of Senators Roger Wicker/Cindy Hyde Smith’s Offices Mississippi’s Senate delegation in D.C. has recommended the confirmation of a Mississippi Judge nominated to the 5th Circuit Court of the Appeals.  At a Senate Judiciary...
Hosemann questions not opening the Morganza Floodway
Alex Paton
July 12, 2019
Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann is questioning the use and non-use of the Bonnet Carré Spillway and the Morganza Floodway. In a letter sent to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Hosemann made an official...
Reeves once again reports more funds than other candidates
Alex Paton
July 11, 2019
Wednesday was the campaign finance deadline for candidates to file another campaign finance report. In the Governor’s race, once again Tate Reeves raised the highest amount among those running with him reporting $657,946 in June to...
John Davis to retire as head of DHS
Alex Paton
July 8, 2019
Photo courtesy of the Mississippi Department of Human Services. Mississippi Department of Human Services announced today that Executive Director, John Davis, has decided to retire effective July 31, 2019. Davis has served in his current...
Voter registration deadline nears for state primaries
Alex Paton
July 8, 2019
The deadline for registering to vote is today. New Mississippi voters who are hoping to cast a ballot in the August 6th Primary Election will have to act fast if they want to register to...
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