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POLITICS
Reeves’ campaign funds continue to lead in Governor’s race
Alex Paton
June 11, 2019
Monday was the deadline for candidates to file their finance reports of how much money they raised and spent through the end of May. In the Governor’s race, Republican Tate Reeves is leading all of the...
New law seeks to protect consumers from scam calls
Steven Gagliano
June 10, 2019
A law that will soon go into effect will help protect Mississippians from robocalls and scammers.  During a press conference this morning, the Mississippi Public Service Commission (PSC) and Secretary of State’s Office announced changes...
Mississippians embrace alternative state flag
Alex Paton
June 9, 2019
Photo courtesy of Laurin Stennis Mississippi may have a new state flag soon. With controversy surrounding the current state flag’s Confederate symbol, many are looking for a change and some people believe the Stennis Flag...
Marine concerns prompt federal fisheries disaster request
Steven Gagliano
June 7, 2019
As flooding concerns persist on the Gulf Coast, the Bonnet Carré Spillway remains open, but environmental concerns are mounting. In the midst of those concerns, Governor Phil Bryant has penned a letter to U.S. Secretary...
Republican Congressmen vote against dreamer immigration bill
Alex Paton
June 5, 2019
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill this week that would offer a path to citizenship to more than two million undocumented immigrants. The legislation would provide amnesty for illegal immigrants that also includes...
U.S. Senate passes resolution honoring Thad Cochran
Alex Paton
June 5, 2019
The U.S. Senate has approved a resolution to honor the life and career of former long-time U.S. Senator Thad Cochran. The resolution was introduced by U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith and was co-sponsored...
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