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POLITICS
Fitch joins Trump Administration’s Regulatory Reform Revolution
Andi Davis
November 19, 2019
Attorney General-Elect Lynn Fitch joined Vice President Mike Pence and a bipartisan group of state and local leaders from across the nation Monday on a conference call to kick off the White House’s Governor’s Initiative...
Mississippi outpaces southern states in outside-the-classroom spending
Steven Gagliano
November 18, 2019
Courtesy of State Auditor Shad White Mississippi spent a higher percentage of public education money outside the classroom and on administrative expenditures than almost every other state in the South in the last 10 years...
Navy to name guided-missile destroyer in honor of Senator...
Steven Gagliano
November 13, 2019
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith is praising a decision by Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer to name a future guided-missile destroyer after her predecessor, the late U.S. Senator Thad Cochran (R-Miss.). Hyde-Smith said Spencer made the...
Update: Funeral services released for former Speaker Billy McCoy
Andi Davis
November 13, 2019
The former Speaker of the Mississippi House has passed away. Billy McCoy, a democrat, was elected to the state House in 1979, serving a total of 28 years. He served as speaker from January 2004...
Hyde-Smith names Doug Davis to be Chief of Staff
BREAKING NEWS
Andi Davis
November 7, 2019
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) today named Doug Davis, a longtime associate and former state senator, as her incoming chief of staff. Davis, who currently works in Jackson as the Senator’s deputy chief of staff,...
Governor-Elect Reeves names Brad White as leader of transition...
Steven Gagliano
November 7, 2019
Two days after his victory in Mississippi’s gubernatorial election, Governor-Elect Tate Reeves has announced that Brad White will lead his transition team ahead of the 2020 inauguration. In a news release, Reeves’ campaign described White...
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